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516. The Literary Critic as Anthropologist

Wednesday, 7 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., 608, WSCC

Program arranged by the Division on Anthropological Approaches to Literature

Presiding: Elsie Browning Michie, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge

1. "The 'Anthropologist' Position in Literary Theory: Covert Ethnocentrism?" James Andrew Cowell, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder

2. "The Joy of Waiting: A Literary-Anthropological Take on Thinking Hope from the South," Scott Teal, Univ. of Oxford, Wolfson Coll.

3. "Anthropolit(crit)ical Temporalities: Myths of the (Post)Human," John Paul Riquelme, Boston Univ.


Subject:

  • General Literature – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology

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