Literary Dialogues: Posthumanism, Ecocriticism and Environmental Literature
Özlem Öğüt Yazıcıoğlu, Boğaziçi University
Burcu Kayışçı Akkoyun, Boğaziçi University
The talk is organized by İstanbul Bilgi University English Language and Literature Department.
Date: 21 February 2020
Place: santralistanbul Campus, E1-308
Özlem Öğüt Yazıcıoğlu and Burcu Kayışçı Akkoyun will talk about contemporary novels and critical theories interrogating conceptual boundaries of the human and the nonhuman, and exposing the violence inherent in anthropocentrism, androcentrism, and speciesism as hegemonic discourses and practices underlying social and environmental crises.
The event is in English.