A Symposium: Globalizing the Novel

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On March 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., in Duke University's FHI Garage, The Novel Project at Duke presents:

A symposium: Globalizing the Novel


Jeanne-Marie Jackson (Johns Hopkins): The Global Novel of Non-Ideas: The African Death of Philosophical Suicide."

Anna Bernard (Kings College London): 'Hebrew, Arabic, and Death': Palestine/Israel and the Global Novel

Mariano Siskind (Harvard): "Post-global and after-cosmopolitan: contemporary literary dislocations of the non-world"

Preliminary schedule:

10 a.m. Talk: Anna Bernard 

11:30 a.m. Talk: Jeanne-Marie Jackson

1 – 2 p.m. Lunch

2 p.m. Talk: Mariano Siskind

3:30 – 5 p.m. Roundtable