Darwinism and Literature

Starting date
April 1, 2020
Duration (months)
90
Departments
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Managers or local contacts
Bezrucka Yvonne
URL
https://uinvr.academia.edu/YvonneBezrucka
Keyword
'Darwinism', 'bioethics', 'ethics', 'science-fiction', 'apocalyptic literature', 'cli-fi', 'climate fiction'.

Darwinism has informed Literature in many ways, philosophically, ethically, andup to seeing the creation of the first forms of bioethics avant la lettre. All these topics have in turn transformed literature
giving rise to specific genres such as science fiction and apocalyptic literature.  

Project participants

Yvonne Bezrucka
Full Professor
Research areas involved in the project
Letteratura inglese e letterature anglofone
Science Fiction / Literature & Science

Activities

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