Hat tip: Lorraine Spencer
Toni Morrison: New Directions
University of Durham, UK
Thursday 25th June 2009
This one day international symposium seeks to assess, revisit and reflect on the work and position of the contemporary African American novelist and critic Toni Morrison. There will be particular emphasis on the author’s most recent publications as well as on new theoretical, critical and comparative approaches to her oeuvre.
Keynote speakers: Dr. Alan Rice (University of Central Lancashire) and Prof. Justine Tally (Universidad de la Laguna)
Evening Reading by Laura Fish, author of Strange Music (2008)
For registration and programme details contact Jenny Terry firstname.lastname@example.org Registration will close at the end of May.
This event is supported by the British Association for American Studies, the Department of English Studies at the University of Durham and the Clinton Institute for American Studies at University College Dublin.