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Snow White-ness: Fairy-Tales, Adaptation, Metafiction - Dr. Victoria de Zwaan

Snow White-ness: Fairy-Tales, Adaptation, Metafiction - Dr. Victoria de Zwaan
Date:
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Building:
Bagnani Hall
Room:
Cost:
Free
Cultural Studies PhD Salon Seminar

Drawing on adaptation studies, folklore studies, psychoanalysis, and narrative theory, Victoria de Zwaan will discuss her current project on the narrative territories explored and invoked by contemporary film and print adaptations of the “Snow White” fairy tale.

Dr. Victoria de Zwaan, Associate Professor of Cultural Studies at Trent, works in the field of literary cultural studies; teaches courses  in experimental fiction, adaptation theory, and narrative theory; and has written or given conference papers about a diverse, international range of experimental writers including Thomas Pynchon, Kathy Acker, Milorad Pavic, Milan Kundera, Salman Rushdie, Mark Danielewski, and Robert Coover.

Posted on March 5, 2018