Critical Theory in Times of Crisis Working Group | Asian Socialism, Magical Realism: What was Global Maoism?
Colleen Lye, Associate Professor English, UC Berkeley
- 27 April, 2017, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
- 3335 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley
In an Arrighi-inspired model of literary history, Jed Esty has recently argued that periods of imperial crisis have also been periods in literature of “realism wars.” This account forces us to reconsider not only the question of whether postmodernism was the ascendant aesthetic of the 70s but also the question of whether postmodernism was in […](more...)