Reading Sessions: Women & Everyday Life

Reading Schedule for Spring 2014:

The NYU English Research Group on Everyday Life will hold three Reading Sessions in the Spring 2014 term. The theme of this reading session is ‘Women & Everyday Life’.

Place: 244 Greene Street (NYU English Dept.); Room: 805

Time: 5.00-6.30 PM  (Room #805; NYU English Dept., 244 Greene Street, NYC)

Meeting Dates

March 27 (Thursday)

Selections From:

Virginia Woolf – Moments of Being (1976);

Liesl Olson – Modernism and the Ordinary (Second Chapter) – Virginia Woolf and the Ordinary (apologies for my notes on the introduction. please ignore them.)

April 10 (Thursday)

Selections From: (Selections will be put up soon)

Nancy Armstrong – Desire and Domestic Fiction (1987)

Naomi Schor – Reading in Detail (2007)

April 24 (Thursday)

Selections From: ((Selections will be put up soon)

Anindita Ghosh (Ed.) – Behind the Veil: Resistance, Women, and the Everyday in Colonial South Asia (2008)

We are open to suggestions from the participants about other texts.

Looking forward to seeing you!


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