19 May 2017

Session 5 – 10:00am

“Balzac’s Théorie de la démarche: Embodied Movement”

David F. Bell, Professor, Department of Romance Languages, Duke University. Bell’s publications include Circumstances: Chance in the Literary Text (1993); Joyful Cruelty: Towards a Philosophy of the Real (1993), Hermes: Literature, Philosophy, Science , co-edited with Josué V. Harari (1993) and many articles on nineteenth-century French literature and culture; critical theory; literature and science; literature and technology.