CFP: [American] Philip Roth: A Global Perspective
THE DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACTS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 3
"Philip Roth: A Global Perspective"
Annual Meeting of the American Comparative Literature Association
April 24-27; Long Beach, California
The past decade has witnessed Rothâ€™s canonization as an American classic.
This seminar is dedicated to examining his impact from a comparative
perspective. Panels will engage issues pertaining to Roth in translation
and his reception in other parts of the world; his novels read alongside
international authors (some possible examples: Dostoevsky, CÃ©line, Kundera,
Bernhard, Appelfeld, Oâ€™Brien) or vis-Ã -vis the visual arts (Rembrandt,
Guston, Freud, Kitaj).
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