We’ve learned that the Center for Philosophy, Arts, and Literature (PAL) at Duke University will host a symposium in September on the work of Simone de Beauvoir. We thought many of you would find it of interest. For the latest information about this exciting PAL event (and others), please click here. We’ll post updates as we learn more.
Here is PAL’s initial announcement:
Simone de Beauvoir Now: A Symposium to Mark the 25th Anniversary of Simone de Beauvoir’s death
Co-sponsored by PAL and the Department of Women’s Studies, Duke University
An All-Day Symposium
Friday September 23, 2011
Women’s Studies Parlors, Duke University
Emily Apter (French, New York University)
Stella Sandford (Philosophy, Kingston University, UK)
Ursula Tidd (French, University of Manchester, UK)
Linda Zerilli (Political Science and the Center for Gender Studies, University of Chicago)
There will also be two graduate students/young scholars panels featuring exciting new voices speaking on Beauvoir.