Great New Books in the Humanities: New Directions in Comparative Literature
September 11, 2013
Moderated by Jacques Lezra, Professor of Spanish and Portuguese, Comparative Literature at NYU, this event featured brief presentations about each book and an exclusive Q&A session with the authors.
- Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability by Emily Apter
- Lessons in Secular Criticism by Stathis Gourgouris
- Security by John Hamilton
- The Human Snapshot by Thomas Keenan
This event was hosted by The Humanities Initiative at NYU and the NYU department of Comparative Literature.