Thursday, Jan 12, 2017, 12.30pm, Brown Bag – FLT and Lumières et Modernités invite Simon During

Pr. Simon During (University of Queensland, Australia) will give a talk entitled

“Anglicanism and English Literary Culture, 1688-1945”.

at Université Paris Diderot. The talk will be hosted by « Frontières du littéraire » and « Lumières et Modernités » (LARCA-UMR 8225)

Pr. Jeffrey Hopes (Université de Tours) and Alice Monter (PhD candidate/ LARCA) will be discussants.

Simon During is invited Professor at Université Paris 13 from January 9 to January 20, 2017. He has published a number of books among which

  • Against Democracy : Literary Experience in the Era of Emancipations (Fordham UP, 2012)
  • Exit Capitalism : Literary Culture, Theory and Post-Secular Modernity (Routledge, 2009)
  • Modern Enchantments : The Cultural Power of Secular Magic (Harvard UP, 2002)

This brown-bag seminar will take place on Thursday, January 12 at 12.30 pm, room 830, Bâtiment “Olympe-de-Gouges,” 8 place Paul-Ricoeur, 75013, métro/RER Bibliothèque François-Mitterrand, Paris. plan-olympe-de-gouges.