Northern Modernism Seminar, Friday 15 November

Northern Modernism Seminar

University of Warwick

15 November, 2013

Venue:  R1.15 Ramphal Building, University of Warwick

10.45 Welcome from Christina Britzolakis

11.00 Elizabeth Barry (University of Warwick), ‘I’ve been waiting for it all my life’: Beckett, Modernism and the Phenomenology of Old Age’

12.00 Robert Spencer (University of Manchester), ‘Lateness and Modernity in Theodor Adorno’

1.00 Lunch

2.00 Mark Storey (University of Warwick), ‘P.T. Barnum and American Modernism’

3.00 Tea and Coffee

3.15 Howard Booth (University of Manchester), ‘Broken Baxter: D.H. Lawrence’s Sons and Lovers and Queer Melancholia’

4.15 Kate McLoughlin (Birkbeck, University of London), ‘The Modernist War Veteran: Rebecca West’s The Return of the Soldier and Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway’

5.15 Close.

All are welcome, and attendance is free, but please send an email to Christina Britzolakis if you are coming

Travel Directions to the University of Warwick

The easiest way to access Ramphal Building is via Library Road. Walk down University Road until you reach Library Road. Once on Library Road, you will pass the Engineering Faculty and the Chemistry Faculty on your right.