The Sixth METU British Novelists Seminar
Charles Dickens and His Work
This event was held on 12-13 March, 1998. The Proceedings of the Seminar have been published (ed. Assoc. Prof. Dr Meral Cileli) and are available from the Department of Foreign Language Education, METU.
List of Contents:
Prof. Grahame Smith. "Dickens and Critical Theory"
Prof. Nursel Icoz. "Evil Intentions are the Evil Person's Own Undoing"
Dr Belgin Elbir. "The Pickwick Papers"
Dr Deniz Tarba Ceylan: "Intimidation and Embarrassment in Dickens' Novels"
Dr. Beyhan Unlu: "The Idea of Education in the Life and Works of Charles Dickens"
Prof Grahame Smith: "Dickens and the City of Light"
Dr. Necla Cikigil: "The Theatre of Dickens: Theatricality in David Copperfield"
Dr. Meltem Kiran-Raw: "The French Revolution in the Popular Imagination: A Tale of Two Cities"
Dr. Feryal Cubukcu: "Duality in A Tale of Two Cities".
Dr Anthony Lake: "'I Saw a Cadaverous Face Appear': Ghosts, Bodies, Selves and Others in David Copperfield"
Dr. Gulbun Onur and Dr Nazan Tutas: "Timeless Popularity of Oliver Twist"
Nurten Birlik: "Three Types of Marriages in David Copperfield"
Dr Valerie Kennedy: "Challenging Figures: Three of Dickens' Marginal Women"
Useful Web Site:
David Purdue's Dickens Page: http://www.fidnet.com/~dap1955/dickens/