The University of Birmingham Psy Lit Network is a new subject network started by doctoral researchers in the English department for people interested in psychoanalysis, literature, and the relationship between these two fields of study. We welcome staff and students either working on, or interested in, literature and psychoanalysis. All PsyLit meetings are held in Room 104 of the Arts Building (main campus) at the University of Birmingham.
Friday October 11th, 2-3pm.
Oliver Penny (University of East Anglia)
‘Empty Rooms: Style and Negativity in The Death of the Heart’
Friday November 8th, 2-3pm.
Emily Thew (University of Sheffield)
‘Rethinking Mourning and Melancholia in Peter Carey’s Chemistry of Tears’
Friday January 10th, 2-3pm.
Gemma King (University of Birmingham)
Friday February 14th, 2-3pm.
Dr Jan Campbell (tbc)
Friday March 14th, 2-3pm
Friday April 11th, 2-3pm.
If you would like to attend PsyLit please email Matt Geary and Rosie Reynolds at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can stay up to date by following us on Twitter (@uob_psylit) or WordPress (https://uobpsylit.wordpress.com).