Samuel Beckett, Modernism, Scholarly Editing

Symposium 'Samuel Beckett, Modernism, Scholarly Editing'

Date: Tuesday 5 December 2017
Time: 9am-5.30pm
Location: New Law School LT104

KEYNOTE ADDRESS, 9-10AM
Dirk Van Hulle, University of Antwerp
Negative Modernism: Beckett's Poetics of Pejorism Enactment

COFFEE BREAK, 10-10.30AM

PANEL 1: SCALING BECKETT’S TEXTS, 10.30AM-12PM
Cecily Niumeitolu, University of Sydney
Queering the Worstward Ho archive
Amanda Tong, University of Sydney
Beckett & Music: Is there anything to say
Baylee Brits, University of NSW
Genetic and Generic Criticism: Beckett and Number

LUNCH, 12-1PM

PANEL 2: MODERNIST ARCHIVES, 2-3.30PM
Roger Osborne, University of Queensland
Which Conrad? Which Nostromo?: Editing Nostromo for the Cambridge Edition of the Works of Joseph Conrad
Jennifer Crone, University of Sydney
Louise Glück’s manuscript archive
Matthew Clarke, University of Sydney
Epistolary Inversions: Una Troubridge's Letters to John

COFFEE BREAK, 3.30-4PM

PANEL 3: MODERNISM AND QUESTIONS OF METHODOLOGY, 4-5.30PM
Nathalie Camerlynck, University of Sydney
All good storytellers go to Bethickett on their way to Heaven: Beckett (and Joyce?) in Raymond Federman's Amer Eldorado and Take It or Leave It
Ryan Johnson, University of Sydney
The Ontology of Ted Hughes’ Bardo Thödol: Approaching a Lost Chinese-English Collaboration
Michelle Chiang, University of Pennsylvania / Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Storyworld Creation and the Limits of Virtual Realities

DRINKS AND DINNER AT HOLME COURTYARD CAFÉ, 5.30-8PM



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