21st Century American Fiction Symposium

21st Century American Fiction schedule (also available below)

An American Literary History Symposium

Friday, April 23rd
Illini Union, Room 407

  • 10:00am – Gordon Hutner, Introductory Remarks
  • 10:15am – Elizabeth Anker (Cornell), “Mad Men, Faling Men, and the 9/11 Novel”
  • 11:15am – Daniel Grausam (Washington U), “After the Post: Philip Roth, Colson Whitehead, and the Disappearance of Stamps”
  • 2:00pm – Rolland Murray (Brown), “The Negativitiy of Blackness Reconsidered”
  • 3:00 – Andrew Hoberek (Missouri), “Cormac McCarthy and the Poetics of Exhaustion”

Sponsored by the Trowbridge Office of American Literature, Culture and Society.

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