Monday, 5 November 2012

Camus Society Conference 2012 Programme

ALBERT CAMUS SOCIETY US/UK 2012 CONFERENCE
LONDON , ENGLAND , 16 NOVEMBER 2012

PANEL #1: CAMUS AND THEORY; THE EARLY WORKS

9:30-10:00am:
R. Srigley
Camus's Sacred Thought

10-10:30am
P. Kearney
Stylistic Extremes in Camus's Novel(istic) Writing

10:30-11:00am
N. Padfield
Form and Feeling in Camus's ‘L'Envers et l'Endroit'

11-11:15am
Discussion

11:15-11:25am
Break
 
PANEL #2: THE STRANGER

11:25-11:55am
G. Heffernan
The World According to Meursault

11:55-12:25pm
I. Fernandez
Salamano and His Dog

12:25-12:55pm
P. Francev
Homo-Eroticism in the Later Works

12:55-13:10pm
Discussion

LUNCH: 13:10- 14:00

PANEL #3: THE MYTH OF SISYPHUS

14-14:30pm
L. Richardson
The Challenge of Nemesis

14:30-15:00pm
G. Gaetani
The Eternal Return of Sisyphus

15-15:30pm
S. Lea
Camus and the Laws of Nature

15:30-15:45
Discussion

15:45-15:55
Break
 
PANEL#4: THE FALL INTO EXILE: THE LATER WORKS

15:55-16:25pm
E. Berg
Lessons in Contrast from The Fall
 
16:25-16:55pm
B. O'Donohoe
Camus's Les Justes: A Rebuff to Sartre's Les Mains sales?
 
16:55-17:25pm
J. Doughart
A Neoconservative Study of Neutrality and Allegiance in ‘The Guest'

17:25-17:40pm
Discussion

17:40-18:00pm
Clean-up. Conference over 

The Abstracts for each of these papers can be found on the Camus Society website.