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Re-reading Leavis: Valuing Literature(s) in Our Time

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:00 to Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 17:40
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F. R. Leavis was one of the most influential literary critics in the twentieth-century, known for his insistence on the humanistic value of literature – the value of literature in human life.

Leavis and Eliot as Literary and Cultural Critics: An International Conference

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 09:00 to Friday, September 25, 2015 - 17:00

Downing College Cambridge, 24th-25th September 2015
Organised by the Leavis Society in conjunction with the T. S. Eliot Society (UK)
VenueDowning College, Cambridge

Twitter hashtag #leaviseliot

Format: short papers, round-table sessions, interviews, discussions and a postgraduate research-in-progress session

Confirmed speakers include:

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