Round-table on ‘Romanticism and Material Culture’

Organized by the section études anglaises of the Département des littératures et des langues du monde, I will be chairing a round-table on ‘Romanticism and Material Culture’ on Monday 12 December: Sophie Thomas (Ryerson University): “Re-materializing Pompeii: Print, Trace, Cast” Julia Carlson (University of Cincinnati): “Tangible Print and the Poetics of Tact: Wordsworth, Coleridge, and […] Read more

Events Teaching

Guest-lecture by Francis Desharnais

Francis Desharnais will deliver today the concluding guest-lecture of the day-long graduate conference of my graduate seminar on Science-Fiction and Fantasy. Program 9.30am: Welcome 9.45am-11am: Session 1 Ariane Chioccarello: “Gothic and Fiction in children’s literature” Ricardo Arthur: “The Hunger Games: Real Identity in Artificial Space” 11am-11.15am: Coffee break 11.15am-12.30pm: Session 2 Amal Debbiche: “Human Mechanicals/Mechanical […] Read more