Aesthetics of Against: A Dialectic of the Contemporary Novel

Wednesday 13 March 2019, 4.00PM

Speaker(s): Dr Alexandra Kingston-Reese (University of York)

Alexandra is a lecturer in modern and contemporary literature, with specific interests in 21st-century literature, affect, and visual culture. Her book, Contemporary Novelists and The Aesthetics of 21st-Century American Life, is out in September with Iowa University Press' New American Canon Series.  She is also a Contributing Editor at ASAP/J, the open-access platform of  the journal for the Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present. 

Location: Treehouse, Berrick Saul Building, University of York Heslington West Campus

Admission: All welcome

Email: hugh.haughton@york.ac.uk