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Modernity and Marginality in Latin American Literary Culture

2017/18 Teaching Schedule 

Steven Boldy (SB); Maite Conde (MC); Brad Epps (BE); Geoffrey Kantaris (GK); Rory O'Bryen (RO); Joanna Page (JP); Erica Segre (ES)

Michaelmas Term Seminars

Fridays, 11:00-12:30pm

Date Location Topic
6 October
Room 204, CLAS Introductory meeting to decide the first term seminar papers
13 October
Room 204, CLAS

The Popul Vuh and Indigenismo (GK) 

20 October
Room 204, CLAS

Republicanism and Subalternity: Jorge Isaacs, María and Candelario Obeso, Cantos populares de mi tierra (RO)

27 October Room 204, CLAS Cybernetic Fictions (JP) 
3 November Room 204, CLAS

Queer Alternative Sexualities (BE)

10 November

Room 204, CLAS​

Rewriting the Gaucho (SB) 


Lent Term Seminars

Fridays, 11:00-12:30pm

Date Location Topic
19 January Room 204, CLAS Writing and Revolt (ES / MC)
26 January Room 204, CLAS Central American fiction post-testimonio - Rodrigo Rey Rosa and Horacio Castellanos Moya (RO)
2 February Room 204, CLAS

Reading 'Out of Place Ideas' in Machado de Assis (MC)

9 February Room 204, CLAS

Discrepant Subjectivities and Questing Narratives (ES)

16 February Room 204, CLAS Animality, biopolitics and science (JP)