Literature Works-in-Progress: “Risking Happiness: The Modernists’ Negative Bent” with Dr Carissa Foo
29 January 2019 (Tue), 12 PM - 1 PM
At Saga Private Dining Room
This talk will discuss the conditions of perception in modernist women’s writing. We’ll look at how the act of seeing aslant may resist straight reading practices, risking the positive returns of sociality and stability promised to she who pursues the well-trodden path to happiness.