Trauma and the Early Modern (2)

Event Date: Friday 13 May 2011 Bedford Square 2Gower Street London WC1E 6DP   Trauma and the Early Modern (2) TRAUMA, FICTION, HISTORY seminar series School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures Les Remords d’Oreste (1862), by William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905) On the face of things, there seems something ineradicably modern about trauma as a concept. Born, as ‘traumatic neurosis’, alongside …