17 March 18
Sandra Mayer, Philip Bullock
Transnational Lives and Cosmopolitan Biographies, 17 March 2018
Roundtable (chair: Sandra Mayer)
Elleke Boehmer (Oxford), Stefano Evangelista (Oxford), Laura Marcus (Oxford),
Claudia Olk (Berlin), Juergen Schlaeger (Berlin)
This one-day conference will examine the relationship between life-writing, transnationalism and language-led research. Key questions to be explored include: the representation of cosmopolitan identities; the transnational circulation of fame; and the tangled relationship between creativity, migration, and exile.
Convened by Philip Bullock and Sandra Mayer in collaboration with the "Writing 1900â€ research network.