Poetics and Metonymy Conference

Poetics of the Metonym with Reference to City Poetry

Saturday, 22 October 2016, Room 243, Senate House

SPEAKERS

Dr Mary Coghill: Formalist Poetics: towards a theory of a city poetic with special reference to the definition and use of the metonym
Dr Gareth Farmer: Metonymy and Post-Mimesis
Dr Dominic Lash: Constraining truths: JH Prynne on metonymy and metonymy in JH Prynne
Dr Jeannette Littlemore: The communicative Effects of Metonymy in real-world settings
Dr Sebastian Matzner: Metonymia at Aulis
Qiauyun Peng: The “Paris” Imagery in Mayakovsky’s Poetry – Metropolis, Love and Revolution
Dr Sarah Wardle: Poetry and Metonymy: Writing the City

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