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Pynchon's New Worlds

International Pynchon Week 2017

La Rochelle, June 5-9, 2017


Joel Roberts
University of Brighton (United Kingdom)

Joel Nicholson-Roberts is a PhD student at the University of Brighton in the UK. His research focuses on the relationship between affectability and self-determination in American road novels, and on the resonances between twentieth century novels about driving and nineteenth century novels about sailing.

This presentation is part of the panel PYNCHON'S MOODS with Doug Haynes | Joel Roberts and scheduled in the Hôtel Fleuriau: Wednesday 7 June, from 14:00 to 15:00, chaired by Lucille Hagège.