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Talk: Bob Dylan in China - Visions of Beatitude
 
 
Date: 31 May 2011 
 

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures has the pleasure of inviting you to the following Talk:

Bob Dylan in China: Visions of Beatitude

Prof. Rob Wilson

RR207, Run Run Shaw Building, HKU
31 May 2011(Tuesday), 5-7pm

Speaker
Rob Wilson is Professor of transnational/postcolonial literatures at the University of California at Santa Cruz. He taught for many years at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa and his many publications include Asia/Pacific as Space of Cultural Production; Global/Local: Cultural Production and the Transnational Imaginary; Inside Out: Literature, Cultural Politics and the New Pacific; and Reimagining the American Pacific: From 'South Pacific' to Bamboo Ridge and Beyond. His study Be Always Converting, Be Always Converted: An American Poetics appeared with Harvard University Press in 2009 and a collection of cultural criticism from Asia/Pacific (co-edited with Christopher Connery), The Worlding Project: Doing Cultural Studies in the Era of Globalization, appeared with New Pacific Press/ North Atlantic Books in 2007. For more information on Professor Wilson see http://www2.ucsc.edu/aparc/rwilson.htm

Poster: http://www.hku.hk/smlc/files/20110531.pdf

All are welcome.

*No registration is required.

Enquiries:
Tel: 2859 2000
Email: smlc@hku.hk

This talk is co-organize by the School of English and School of Modern Languages and Cultures.

 
 
     
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