As a follow-up to the Lionel Trilling Seminar, Toril Moi offers a faculty and student workshop at the Heyman Center.
Key readings for the workshop:
Toril Moi, "The Adventure of Reading: Literature and Philosophy," Cavell and Beauvoir, Literature and Theology 25.2 (2011): 125-40. Also published in Richard Eldridge and Bernard Rhie, eds., Stanley Cavell and Literary Studies: Consequences of Skepticism. (New York: Continuum, 2011), 17-29.
Toril Moi, “Hedda's Silences: Beauty and Despair in Hedda Gabler,” Modern Drama 56.4 (2013): 434-56.
Toril Moi, “‘They Practice Their Trades in Different Worlds’: Concepts in Poststructuralism and Ordinary Language Philosophy,” New Literary History 40.4 (2009): 801-24.
More on reading:
Toril Moi, “Afterword: How the French Read,” New Literary History 44.2 (2013): 309-17.
Open to all faculty and students.