Our readers and followers may be interested in an upcoming conference, coordinated by the DFG Research Training Group “Globalization and Literature. Representations, Transformations, Interventions” at LMU Munich. According to the organizers, “this conference aims to examine the intricate connections between ‘the market’ as represented by literature and ‘the market’ as experienced by writers.” The keynote address will be held by the sociologist Gisèle Sapiro (CNRS Paris). The detailed program can be found here.
Conference: Writing (for) the Market – Narratives of Global Economy, 25-27 June 2015, LMU Munich