The Essex Sociology of Literature Project Conferences, Symposia, and Publications

 

Conferences and Symposia

1976  Literature, Society and the Sociology of Literature

1977  1848: The Sociology of Literature

1978  1936: The Sociology of Literature

1980  1642: Literature and Power in the Seventeenth Century

1981  1789: Reading Writing Revolution

1982 The Politics of Theory

1983  Confronting the Crisis: Politics, War and Culture in the ‘80s

1984  Europe and Its Others

1988  Uses of History: Marxism, Postmodernism and the Renaissance

1989  Postmodernism and the Re-reading of Modernity

1991  Colonial Discourse / Postcolonial Theory

1992  Writing Travels

1993  The Politics of Cultural Memory

1995  Cannibalism and the Colonial World

2001  Francis Barker Memorial Conference

 

Publications

Literature, Society and the Sociology of Literature, ed. Francis Barker, John Coombes, Peter Hulme, David Musselwhite, and Richard Osborne, University of Essex: Colchester, 1977, 179pp.

1848: The Sociology of Literature, ed. Francis Barker, John Coombes, Peter Hulme, Colin Mercer, David Musselwhite, University of Essex: Colchester, 1978, 290pp.

1936: The Sociology of Literature, 2 vols., ed. Francis Barker, Jay Bernstein, John Coombes, Peter Hulme, David Musselwhite, Jennifer Stone, University of Essex: Colchester, 1979

        Volume I: The Politics of Modernism  296pp.

        Volume II: Practices of Literature and Politics  398pp.

1642: Literature and Power in the Seventeenth Century, ed. Francis Barker, Jay Bernstein, John Coombes, Peter Hulme, Jennifer Stone, and Jon Stratton, University of Essex: Colchester, 1981, 336pp.

1789: Reading Writing Revolution, ed. Francis Barker, Jay Bernstein, Peter Hulme, Margaret Iversen, Jennifer Stone, University of Essex: Colchester, 1982, 323pp.

The Politics of Theory, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, Margaret Iversen, Diana Loxley, Colchester: University of Essex, 1983, 264pp.

Confronting the Crisis: Politics, War and Culture in the ‘80s, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, Margaret Iversen, Diana Loxley, University of Essex: Colchester, 1984, 165pp.

Europe and Its Others, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, Margaret Iversen, Diana Loxley, 2 vols., University of Essex: Colchester, 1985, 193pp. and 200pp.

Literature, Politics and Theory, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, Margaret Iversen, Diana Loxley, Methuen: London and New York, 1986, 259pp.

Uses of History: Marxism, Postmodernism and the Renaissance, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, and Margaret Iversen, Manchester University Press: Manchester; St. Martin’s Press: New York, 1991, 192pp.

Postmodernism and the Re-reading of Modernity, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, and Margaret Iversen, Manchester University Press: Manchester and New York, 1992, 322pp.

Colonial Discourse / Postcolonial Theory, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, and Margaret Iversen, Manchester University Press: Manchester and New York, 1994, 288pp.

Studies in Travel Writing 1: Papers from the Essex Symposium on "Writing Travels" (1997), 240pp.  [still available]

Cannibalism and the Colonial World, ed. Francis Barker, Peter Hulme, and Margaret Iversen, CUP: Cambridge, 1998, 314pp.

 

Essex Sociology of Literature home page  Introduction  List of Published Papers  
Programme for Francis Barker Memorial Conference