Theory, Criticism, and Culture


(Image from André Kertesz, On Reading)


Meetings will be held in the English Faculty (S-R24) at 5.30pm on the following dates:

Monday, 15 May

PhD Work-in-Progress

Rhona Jamieson (Girton College), ‘Conspiracy Theories and Wittgenstein’s On Certainty’

Vidya Venkatesh (King’s College), ‘Around Talk: Affect, Triviality, and Possibility in Proust, James, and Larsen’

Monday, 22 May

Victoria Baena (Research Fellow in English and Modern and Medieval Languages, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge)

‘Returns of the Native: From Literary Topos to Critical Inquiry’

Monday, 5 June

Nico Lema Habash (Assistant Professor of Philosophy, University of the Andes, Colombia)

Title TBC

All are welcome; refreshments will be served; queries please to Ross Wilson (