25 April 2013, 3.00pm-4.30pm · Birkbeck College, London
Design: Rhys Tranter. Photograph: Getty Images.

This seminar aims to bring together all students and researchers with an interest in the work of Beckett. The seminar undertakes close readings of Beckett’s work, and of texts related to it. There are also papers and reports on work in progress from members of the seminar and invited speakers.


Robert Kiely (Birkbeck College)
‘Beckett, Nordau, and Pathologized Mysticism.’

Adam Winstanley (University of York)
‘”We have our faults, but ideas is not one of them”: Beckett, Max Nordau and Intertextual Sterility in “Echo’s Bones”.’


Laura Salisbury
School of English and Humanities
Birkbeck College


Keynes Library (114), Birkbeck College, 43 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PD

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Posted by:Rhys Tranter

Rhys Tranter is a writer based in Cardiff, Wales, UK. He is the author of Beckett's Late Stage (2018), and his work has appeared in the Times Literary Supplement, The Spectator, and a number of books and periodicals. He holds a BA, MA, and a PhD in English Literature. His website RhysTranter.com is a personal journal offering commentary and analysis across literature, film, music, and the arts.

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