Eileen Joy on “Post/medieval Studies” (CMEMS/PMRG Lunchtime Seminar)

Professor Eileen Joy (Southern Illinois) will be visiting UWA for the Shakespeare and Emotions Conference, as a Distinguished Visitor for the ARC Centre for the History of Emotions. She will also give a lunchtime seminar on the future of medieval/medievalism studies and publishing.

Eileen JoyCMEMS/PMRG Lunchtime Seminar
“Pursuing a Fugitive, Vagabond, Promiscuous Post/medieval Studies.”

Arts Seminar Room 1.33
Tuesday 27 November, 1.00 pm.

Staff, postgraduate and honours students welcome. Discussion to follow the paper. BYO lunch.

“I am a specialist in Old English literary studies and cultural studies, with interests in poetry and poetics, historiography, ethics, affects, embodiments, queer studies, the politics of friendship, speculative realism, and the post/human. I am the Co-Founder and Lead Ingenitor of the BABEL Working Group, the Founder and Co-Editor of postmedieval, Co-Founder and Co-Editor of O-Zone, and the Co-Founder and Director of punctum books. I blog at In The Middle.”