Bare Death: The Failing Sacrifice of the Great War

Professor Vincent Sherry (Washington University in St. Louis)

Tuesday March 22nd, 5pm

NYU English Department, 244 Greene St, Event Space

Professor Vincent Sherry has written acclaimed work on topics including modernism, decadence and the first world war. His books include Modernism and the Reinvention of Decadence (Cambridge 2014), The Great War and the Language of Modernism (Oxford 2003) and Ezra Pound, Wyndham Lewis and Radical Modernism (Oxford 1993). Now, on March 22nd, he is coming to NYU to give a guest lecture entitled ‘Bare Death: The Failing Sacrifice of the Great War.’ After the lecture there will be time for questions and a drinks reception.

The event is free, and there is no need to RSVP. if you have any questions, please contact nyumoderncolloquium@gmail.com

For more on Professor Sherry’s biography click here.

Co-Sponsored by the Modern and Contemporary Colloquium

NYU Cultures of War and the Post-War Research Collaborative

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