CREES Noon Lecture. The Subversive Pedagogy of Belgrade Surrealism: Aleksandar Vučo and Dušan Matić’s The Fine Feats of the "Five Cockerels" Gang
Aleksandar Bošković (PhD, University of Michigan) is a lecturer in Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian in the Department of Slavic Languages at Columbia University in New York. He is a scholar of Russian and East European modernism, Yugoslav and Balkan Studies, with a strong background in comparative literature, critical theory, and visual studies. Bošković specializes in avant-garde literature and experimental art practices explored through the lenses of comparative media. He is the author of The Poetic Humor in Vasko Popa’s Oeuvre (2008), and co-editor of The Fine Feats of ‘Five Cockerel’s Gang’ with Ainsley Morse (Brill, 2022) and Zenithism: A Yugoslav Avant-Garde Anthology with Steven Teref (ASP, 2022). His articles have appeared in scholarly journals in the United States and Europe ( Apparatus, Cultural Critique, Digital Icons, Književna istorija, SEEJ, Slavic Review) as well as in various edited collections. He is the recipient of several grants and fellowships, including Collegium de Lyon Fellowship (2019-2020).
This lecture will be presented in person in 555 Weiser Hall and on Zoom. Webinar registration required at: https://myumi.ch/xd2eV
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|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Tags:||literature, Slavic Studies|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Comparative Literature, Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia, Slavic Languages & Literatures|
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