Oscar Wilde, Rachilde, and the Mercure de France: New Aspects of the London-Paris Connection in the 1890's

12:00 pm on Thursday, February 20, 2014
CAS 200
Petra Dierkes-Thrun is a Lecturer in the Comparative Literature Department and the Program for Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Stanford University and the author ofSalome's Modernity: Oscar Wilde and the Aesthetics of Transgression (University of Michigan Press, 2011). Her research and teaching interests range across Victorian, European fin-de-siecle, and modernist studies (including literature, visual arts, cinema, opera, and dance), feminist and LGBTQ studies, and digital pedagogy in the humanities.