11th Nov 2015 4:00pm-5:30pm
BE302 Bevendean House, Falmet Campus
Paul Crosthwaite is a Senior Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Edinburgh. His publications include Trauma, Postmodernism, and the Aftermath of World War II (Palgrave Macmillan, 2009); articles in Angelaki, Cultural Critique, Cultural Politics, The Journal of Cultural Economy, New Formations, Public Culture, The Review of Contemporary Fiction, and Textual Practice; and, as editor, Criticism, Crisis, and Contemporary Narrative: Textual Horizons in an Age of Global Risk (Routledge, 2011). He is a curator of the exhibition “Show Me the Money: The Image of Finance, 1700 to the Present” and an editor of the accompanying book from Manchester University Press (2014). He is currently completing a monograph entitled Speculative Investments: Finance, Feeling, and Representation in Contemporary Literature and Culture.
This event is free and open to all