Sunday, November 10, 2013

Seminar Series: "Literature, Ideas, and Society: Gender and Sexuality" (12/4/2013)

"Literature, Ideas and Society” Seminar Series
Warburg Institute Seminar
December 4, 2013

The “Literature, Ideas and Society” seminar series at the Warburg Institute (London) will be hosting a session on “Gender and Sexuality" on December 4, 2014 at 5:15 pm. The session consists of two thirty-minute papers, followed by a formal discussion and an informal reception.

  • Daniel Orrells (University of Warwick) “The ‘Homo’ in Homosexuality: Ancient Same-Sex Desire and Late-Victorian British Imperial Culture”
  • Nicole Horejsi (Columbia University) “Contemporary Fables for a New Augustan Age: Rewriting Classical Heroines in the Eighteenth-Century Novel”

For any queries, please email the organisers: Michael Meere ( or Guido Giglioni (