The Ethics and Poetics of Genre Literature

This interdisciplinary international conference, the second section of the project ‘Ethics & Rhetoric’ within EMMA’s line of research ‘Ethics of Alterity’, will focus on language and ethics in literary genres that depict encounters with alterity.

The situations in which the subject is faced with different or alien beings will be studied namely in novels belonging to the genre of utopia/dystopia, science fiction, fantasy, etc., as the so-called ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
EMMA (Etudes Montpelliéraines du Monde Anglophone) & Société de Stylistique Anglaise (SSA)
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Friday, March 15, 2013 to Saturday, March 16, 2013
Event Location: 
Montpellier, France (University Paul Valéry of Montpellier 3)
Abstract due date: 
Saturday, September 15, 2012
Categories: 
American
Interdisciplinary
British
Lingustics
Popular Culture
Literary Theory
Rhetoric & Composition
African-American
Colonial
Revolution & Early National
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