Reading Sessions: Everyday Life & Boredom

The NYU English Research Group on Everyday Life will hold reading sessions on 24 April, 2013 and 7 May, 2013. The theme of this reading session is ‘Everyday Life and Boredom.’

We will be meeting at 3.00 pm at 13-19 University Place (tentative place), Room #B05. 

On 24 April, 2013; 3.00 pm at 13-19 University Place, Room No. B05:  we will read part of Patricia Meyer Spacks’ Boredom Patricia Meyer Spacks (1995). Adrian Versteegh will lead the discussion. Please focus on chapter 1 & 7.

On 7 May, 2013 we will read part of Saikat Majumdar’s newly released book, Prose of the World: Modernism and the Banality of Empire (2013). Mosarrap Khan will lead the discussion. (The reading will be put up soon.)

Looking forward to seeing you!

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