Join us this Friday, October 11th for the tenth annual Comparative Literature Graduate Student Conference “What We Read: Materiality, Narrative, Text” and our plenary address by Dr. N. Katherine Hayles.
“The Book and the Document: Materiality and Deformation”
Friday, October 11th
5:30PM – CLA 0.126
Reception to follow
N. Katherine Hayles is Professor of Literature and Director of Graduate Studies at Duke University. She teaches and writes on the relations of literature, science and technology in the 20th and 21st centuries. Her book “How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature and Informatics” won the Rene Wellek Prize for the Best Book in Literary Theory for 1998-99, and her book Writing Machines won the Suzanne Langer Award for Outstanding Scholarship. Her most recent book is How We Think: Digital Media and Contemporary Technogenesis.
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Cory Hahn and Hannah Alpert-Abrams