Freedom After Neoliberalism: The Beauty of a Social Problem

Wednesday 3 June 2015, 3.00PM

Speaker(s): Professor Mark McGurl (Stanford University)

Professor McGurl will lead a discussion of Walter Benn Michaels' essay 'The Beauty of a Social Problem', which deals with the problem of artistic form in the age of neoliberalism.

Please email Adam Kelly if you would like to receive the reading for the seminar.  

Please note that Mark McGurl will also give the annual Jacques Berthoud lecture, 'Scaling the Novel, Scaling the Human', in the Bowland Auditorium at 5.15pm on the same day.

Location: D/104, Derwent College, Heslington West Campus