Beyond Narrative: Literature, Culture, and the Borderlands of Narrativity

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 17:00 to Sat, 10/12/2019 - 14:00

Please join us for:

An International Conference at American Studies Leipzig
10-12 October, 2019
Beethovenstr. 6, 04107 Leipzig (University Library Lecture Hall)

This conference aims to map the borderlands of narrativity. It asks how the narrative and the non-narrative—tied to symbolic forms such as database, play, spectacle, network, or the lyric—work together in instances of cultural expression.

Keynotes by:

  • Jared Gardner (Ohio State)
  • Maurice S. Lee (Boston)
  • Caroline Levine (Cornell, remotely via Zoom)

Presentations by Kübra Aksay, Michaela Beck, Laureano Corces, Sebastian Domsch, James Dorson, Katharina Gerund, Sebastian M. Herrmann, Fiorenzo Iuliano, Katja Kanzler, Sarah Link, Christina Meyer, Charlotte Pylyser, Regina Schober, Sören Schoppmeier, Stefan Schubert, Otilia Teodorescu-Stadler, Samuel Caleb Wee, Gesine Wegner, Lukas R. A. Wilde.

More details, including the full program, can be found on the website of the Narrative Liminality network.

The conference is free and open to the public. Students and other guests are welcome to attend the conference (including only individual sessions). Please also see the corresponding facebook event.

PDF icon Beyond Narrative Poster Program.pdf1.82 MB
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