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October 24, 2016

Zombiescapes and Phantom Zones: Ecocriticism and the Liminal from “Invisible Man” to “The Walking Dead”

Zombiescapes and Phantom Zones: Ecocriticism and the Liminal from “Invisible Man” to “The Walking Dead”

By Lee Rozelle. University of Alabama Press: Tuscaloosa, AL, 2016.

In Zombiescapes and Phantom Zones: Ecocriticism and the Liminal from “Invisible Man” to “The Walking Dead,” Lee Rozelle chronicles the weirdest, ugliest, and most mixed-up characters to appear on the literary scene since World War II—creatures intimately linked to damaged habitats that rise from the muck, not to destroy or rule the world, but to save it. The book asks what happens to ...

inside/OUT: A European Conference for the Humanities 2017

inside/OUT: A European Conference for the Humanities 2017

EDINBURGH, UK 5-7 April 2017 http://www.iash.ed.ac.uk/insideout

PRELIMINARY CALL FOR PAPERS AND EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

In April 2017, the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) is hosting a European Conference for the Humanities on behalf of the European Consortium of Humanities Institutes and Centres (ECHIC).

The Conference will comprise plenary presentations, panel paper sessions, lightning talks and roundtable reflections as well as opportunities for networking. It aims to probe some of the most pressing issues facing the humanities as academic ...