A symposium followed by a reception in Duke’s Rare Book Room in Perkins library from 2p.m. - 6:30p.m. Speakers include: Rita Felski (English, University of Virginia Charlottesville), Sharon Marcus (English, Columbia), Stephen Best (English, Berkeley), Katherine Hayles (Literature and English, Duke). Respondent: Toril Moi (Literature, Duke). Program:
Stephen Best - The History of People Who Did Not Exist
Rita Felski - Suspicious Minds
Katherine Hayles - Hyper Reading: Pattern versus Meaning
Sharon Marcus - Celebrity: A Surface Reading
Moderator: Toril Moi (Duke)
Further information may be found here: http://www.duke.edu/web/philartslit/events.html.