Doctoral Workshop on The Wire

The groundbreaking US-American television drama series The Wire (2002-2008) has received wide critical attention. This workshop (November 1-2, 2013) will invite scholars from Germany and England who will discuss The Wire and the role of contemporary television series as both a new art form and a continuation of the seriality of 19th century moral imagination and the multiperspectival narratives of 20th century modernism.

Further information is available at http://www.es.uzh.ch/teaching/PhD/phdlit.html.