Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 9.30-19:00 GMT, at The Royal Foundation of St Katharine (London)
We celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Paris Commune with an in-person symposium. The event brings together scholars from a range of disciplines to explore the literary, political, and artistic legacies of the Paris Commune. The symposium will consist of four panels and a concluding roundtable. For the full programme, see: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-commune-at-150-tickets-180793687787
Confirmed participants include Mark Allison (Ohio Wesleyan), David A. Shafer (California State), Isobel Armstrong (Birkbeck), Mark Steven (Exeter), Constance Bantman (Surrey), Matthew Beaumont (UCL), Antony Taylor (Sheffield Hallam), Owen Holland (UCL), Kristin Grogan (Rutgers), Clare Pettitt (KCL), Scott McCracken (QMUL), Julia Nicholls (KCL), Terence Renaud (Yale), Patrick Bray (UCL), Ruth Kinna (Loughborough), Esther Leslie (Birkbeck), Adrian Rifkin (Dutch Art Institute), and Kristin Ross (NYU).
Organizers: Charlotte Jones (QMUL) and Benjamin Kohlmann (Regensburg)
Please note that there is no registration fee but that due to Covid restrictions attendance is limited to registered participants. Please use the Eventbrite link to register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-commune-at-150-tickets-180793687787
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