Is There a Human in this Text? Rethinking Literature and Humanism

Venue: Leicester

Location: Leicester, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Jul 11, 2008
Paper Submission Date: Feb 29, 2008
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Have specialisation, historicism and the reduction of education to skills killed off literature’s existential significance? Does English therefore need re-humanising? If so, what form or forms might this take? Abstracts: 200 words