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Department of English Studies

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Writing at the End of Capitalism: The Politics of Reconnection in the Contemporary London Novel

8th November 2017, 16:30 to 18:00, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Grant Hamilton (Chinese University of Hong Kong)

A staff and postgraduate research seminar exploring capitalism and contemporary fiction.

Grant Hamilton is Associate Professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. His interests lie in twentieth century world literature (especially anglophone African literature); literary theory (especially postcolonialism, poststructuralism, and postmodernism); philosophy and literature (especially the work of Gilles Deleuze).

His most recent book was The World of Failing Machines: Speculative Realism and Literature (2016).

Contact daniel.grausam@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.

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