Varlam Shalamov

A panel entitled “Shalamov as a Revolutionary” has been accepted for the ASEEES 45th Annual Convention, which will be held in Boston in November 2013

21 november 2013 - 24 november 2013

The following scholars will participate in the panel: Elena Mikhailik (University of New South Wales, Australia), Olga Cooke (Texas A&M University, USA), Josefina Lundblad (University of California at Berkeley, USA), Michael Nicholson (Oxford University, UK), and Reed Johnson (University of Virginia, USA). The conference will take place November 21-24 in Boston, MA.

The structure of the panel:

Chair: Olga Cooke

Discussant: Josefina Lundblad


Michael Nicholson: “Literature, Revolutionary Fervour and the Gulag Experience: The Cases of Shalamov and Solzhenitsyn”;

Elena Mikhailik: “‘Vishera’ – The New Prose Taken One Step Too Far”;

Reed Johnson: “Shalamov and the Ethics of Storytelling”.

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