Literary Networks and Cultural Collaborations: From 19th Century to the Present Day (CfP, Birkbeck, 29th October 2016)

Pierre Bourdieu’s work on an ‘expanded field of cultural production’ has done much to widen our understanding of the full range of cultural practitioners who ‘make’ a text, including publishers, patrons, reviewers, salonnieres as well as the writers themselves. The shift away from focusing on the work of the singular artist to a more collaborative understanding Read the full article…