Romanticism / Realism Mini-Conference

WhenMarch 02, 2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
WhereWieboldt Hall, Room 408
Contact InformationComparative Literature Department
DescriptionRomanticism / Realism

Session I. Moderator: Françoise Meltzer (University of Chicago)
9:00: Michael Forster (University of Bonn), "The Realism of Romantic Hermeneutics (Schleiermacher and Schlegel)"
9:30: François Thomas (University of Bonn), "E.T.A Hoffmann: Early Romanticism and Fantastic Realism"
10:00: Discussion

Session II. Moderator: Daniel Desormeaux (University of Chicago)
10:45: Michele Kenfack (University of Chicago), "Eschatology, Realism and Vision in Francophone literature from Sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean.
11:15: Frederick A. de Armas (University of Chicago), "Of Women Writers and Lawful Monsters: Clémence Robert´s William Shakspére (1844)"
11:45: Thomas Pavel (University of Chicago), "German Neo-Romantics Discover Balzac"
12:15: Discussion
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Conferences, Research
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