The Matter of Europe: Periodical Culture c.1945-1965
Nottingham Trent University, online (MS Teams). All times UK.
November 5th 2021 

Attendance is free and open to all. To confirm attendance and receive the Teams link please email us


10.00am (GMT) Introduction/welcome 

10.15-10.45am Presentation/Report by SpaTrEM 

10.45-11am Pause/comfort break 

11-11.45am Paper 1: Jason Harding (Durham University), ‘Encounter magazine and “Going into Europe”‘ 

11.45-12.30pm Paper 2: Dana Steglich (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz), ‘A United Europe. The Politics and Practices of Der Monat’ 

12.30-1.30pm Lunch/Refreshment break 

1.30-2.15pm Paper 3: Sylvie Patron (Université Paris Diderot), ‘Georges Bataille and Éric Weil at the head of the journal Critique: correspondence and antipody’ 

2.15-3.00 Paper 4: Chris Mourant (University of Birmingham), ‘Exile from Eden: Adam International Review’ 

3.00-3.15 Pause/comfort break 

3.15-4.00 Remarks by respondent, Advisory Board and closing remarks 

A brief book of abstracts can be browsed or downloaded below.