Centre for Regional Literature and Culture

Northen Modernism Seminar

Friday 8th May 2015 (10:00-17:00)

Northern Modernism Seminar: BLAST 1915-2015: Celebrating the ‘War Number’ of BLAST

Friday 8 May 2015
Trent Building, Room A46
University Park Campus

12.00 - Nathan Waddell (University of Nottingham): Welcome

12.15 - Kate Armond (University of East Anglia): ‘BLAST 2: Vorticism and Unofficial Germany’

13.15 - Lunch

14.30 - Ivan Phillips (University of Hertfordshire): ‘A Vital Little BLAST: The War Number as a Key to Wyndham Lewis’s Thought’

15.30 - Rob Spence (Edge Hill University): ‘“To show modernity its face in an honest glass”: Lewis as Self-Conscious Innovator’

16.30 - Tea/Coffee

17.00 - David Wragg (Independent Scholar): ‘The Reflexive Turn: Hermeneutic In/Consistency and the War Number of BLAST’

18.00 - Close

For further information contact Nathan Waddell:

Centre for Regional Literature and Culture

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University of Nottingham
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