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)
March 27 (Thursday)
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!