SEM A19 (VALE/LARCA) / 7 October, 2pm-6pm / Université Paris Cité

Dear Colleagues,

We are delighted to invite you to the next session of the A19 seminar series (VALE / LARCA), on Friday, 7 October, 2pm-6pm, Université Paris Cité, Olympe de Gouges building, room 830 / Zoom (details below): “What Does Literature Feel Like?”

Thomas Constantinesco (Sorbonne Université):”Introduction: What Does Literature Feel Like?”

Édouard Marsoin (Université Paris Cité): “Touching Whiteness in Moby-Dick

Adeline-Chevrier Bosseau (Sorbone Université): “Snowblind: Embodying inarticulated affect in Cathy Marston’s choreographic translation of Ethan Frome

Erica Fretwell (SUNY Albany): “Sensitivity Training”

Q & A

Zoom link here.

We hope to see you there!

Please also save the dates for the next seminars:

Thursday, 10 November, 5:30-7pm, Sorbonne Université: J. Michelle Coghlan (Manchester), as part of the general seminar of VALE, “À table!” Title tbc.

Friday, 18 November, 2pm-4pm, Université paris Cité / Zoom: Gordon Hutner (Illinois), Editor for American Literary History and the Oxford Studies in American Literary History book series. Title tbc.

Friday, 9 December, 2pm-4pm, Université Paris Cité / Zoom: Jennifer Greiman (Wake Forest), about Melville’s Democracy: Radical Figuration and Political Form (Stanford UP, 2022)

Friday, 27 January, 2pm-4pm, Sorbonne Université / Zoom: Todd Carmody, about Work Requirements: Race, Disability and the Print Culture of Social Welfare (Duke UP, 2022)

Friday, 10 February, 2pm-4pm, Sorbonne Université / Zoom: Jamie Fenton (UCL): “When Persons Become Supposed: Emily Dickinson and the American Civil War”

Thursday, 16 February, 5:30-7pm, Sorbonne Université / Zoom: Édouard Marsoin (Université Paris Cité), as part of the general seminar of VALE, “À table!” Title tbc.

Thomas Constantinesco and Cécile Roudeau
VALE, Sorbonne Université / LARCA UMR 8225, Université Paris Cité