The English Department's Nineteenth Century Subfield presents
"Obituaries for Poetry: Dead Poet Love, the Life of the Author, and Photographed Romanticism"
Deidre Shauna Lynch, University of Toronto
Friday, November 19, 2010 at noon
A light lunch will be served
Please join us for a presentation by Deidre Shauna Lynch, the Chancellor Jackman Professor and Associate Professor of English at the University of Toronto. Dr. Lynch is an established literary scholar specializing in eighteenth-century and romantic-era literature with particular interests in women authors and the history and theory of the novel. Her first book, The Economy of Character: Novels, Market Culture, and the Business of Inner Meaning was the winner of the 1999 MLA Prize for a First Book.
Co-sponsored with the Department of English, Theorizing Early Modern Studies, the Center for Early Modern History, the Coca Cola Activity Initiative and GAPSA.