Thursday 27th November
‘Bound by Law: Forgiving Fictions in Great Expectations‘
Presented by Professor Hilary Schor, University of Southern California
Professor Isobel Armstrong, Birkbeck, University of London
Dr David Russell, King’s College London
Virginia Woolf Building
Professor Hilary Schor unravels the various ramifications of ‘binding’ Dickens’s 1860 novel, in her paper, ‘Bound by Law: Forgiving Fictions in Great Expectations‘. Schor is joined by respondents, Professor Isobel Armstrong and Dr David Russell, followed by a more general discussion ‘On Binding’ in the nineteenth century.
All welcome. Wine and snacks will be served. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any inquiries.