“Dreams of Revolt, The Revolt of Nature”: World-Literature, Revolution, and Ecology

Guest Lecture by Dr Sharae Deckard, Lecturer in World Literature at University College Dublin.

Date: 24-05-2017
Time: 10:00 - 11:00

Leeds Postcolonial and World Literatures and Culture Reading Group invite you to a special event this term, comprising a paper and afternoon workshop by guest speaker Dr Sharae Deckard, Lecturer in World Literature at University College Dublin.

This paper explores the capacity of contemporary world literature to figure revolution, both historical and imagined. All are welcome!

This event is generously sponsored by the Leverhulme Trust project Traumatic Pasts, Cosmopolitanism, and Nation-Building in Contemporary German and South African Literature led by Professor Stuart Taberner, University of Leeds.

For more information about this event and the afternoon workshop, visit the Leeds Postcolonial and World Literatures and Culture Group website.

Location: Seminar Room 5, School of English, University of Leeds
Cost: Free