Siobhan Marie Meï, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
This caricature depicts French novelist Émile Zola as a chef in a red jacket and white apron holding a quill pen dripping ink (or excrement?). Artist André Gill has turned the chamber pot (a symbol often associatated with Zola) into a boiling "stew pot" of unappetizing ingredients that include ram horns, a devil's head, and the naked legs of a woman. Flies buzz around and lie dead on the ground. Zola's novel Le Pot-Bouille had been serialized in La Gaulois in January-April 1882.
we would like to announce an upcoming summer school, entitled “The Self and the Other: Afro-Diasporic Literatures and Questions of Migration, Identity, and Colonial Stereotypes,” which will take place at the University of Würzburg from the 18th until the 23rd of September, 2017.
Der Verein zur Förderung des Schweizerischen Literaturarchivs bringt 2017 wiederum Stipendien zur breiten Ausschreibung. Er vergibt dieses Jahr vier Stipendien an Studierende.
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