4th Global Conference: Revenge

Call for Presentations
Confucius is said to have remarked, ‘Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves,’ implying that revenge cannot be undertaken without recursive deleterious effects on the revenging agent. This is the view that revenge is at best counterproductive, or that seeking it runs counter to the ethical mandate that one turn the other cheek. Does that mean that vengeful motives are out of place in seeking justice for real wrongs ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Inter-Disciplinary.Net
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Sunday, July 14, 2013 to Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Event Location: 
Mansfield College, Oxford
Abstract due date: 
Friday, February 8, 2013
Categories: 
Postcolonial
Digital Humanities
American
Hispanic & Latino
Interdisciplinary
British
Pedagogy
Genre & Form
Popular Culture
Gender & Sexuality
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