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[Lecture] Imagined Futures: The To-Day and To-Morrow Book Series and Writing Future Lives

OCT . 23 2018
Title: Imagined Futures: The To-Day and To-Morrow Book Series and Writing Future Lives

Speaker: Max Saunders, p
rofessor of English and Co-Director, Centre for Life-Writing Research, King’s College London 

Time: 10:00 am -11:00 am, October 23, 2018, Tuesday

Venue: Room 501, New Building of School of Foreign Languages, Peking University

Host: Professor Zhao Baisheng

Speaker's Bio: 
He is primarily a literary critic, specialising in the 19th and 20th centuries, and especially in turn-of-the-century and Modernist fiction, criticism, and poetry. The three main strands of his current and projected research, which frequently intertwine, are: the development of Modernist writing; in particular the literary networks associated with Ford Madox Ford, and the relation between Modernism and the First World War; life-Writing, with a particular emphasis on the relation between auto/biography and fiction from 1870-1930; literary Impressionism and its relation to Modernism.

Edited by: Zhang Jiang
Source: BBS