Event Symposium

Radboud University October 2021

The metamodernism event next Wednesday (27th) will take place in room E. 9.14 a/b (Erasmus Building) at Radboud University (3-5 pm, Netherlands time).

Announcements Symposium

Nijmegen Event

We are pleased to announce the next event in the AHRC Metamodernism Network, which will take place on Wednesday October 27th at Radboud University in Nijmegen (2-4pm).

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Leadership Award 2021

The metamodernism network is a global collection of scholars and artists interested in the legacies of modernism and critical engagements with post-postmodernism. It is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council in the UK.


Journal Article

Dennis Kersten and Usha Wilbers (Radboud University) have published an article about the Metamodernist debate and the use of the labels “Modernism” and “avant garde” in the reception of Tom McCarthy’s C. You can find it in Reception: Texts, Readers, Audiences, History (Penn State UP) , which can be accessed via this link to Jstor.

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Papers from the Nijmegen Conference

Below are the audio recordings of the AHRC Metamodernism Network Conference held at the Radboud University, Nijmegen, in July 2019.


Updated Programme for Nijmegen Conference

Programme for the Metamodernism Conference

3-5 July 2019

Wednesday July 3 – location: Theatre room C, Elinor Ostrom building, Radboud University

7.30 pm – 9.30 pm:     Reading Will Self

Moderator: Professor Antony Rowland (Manchester Metropolitian University)


Programme for the Metamodernism Conference at Radboud University

Downloads: Conference Programme | City Guide

Conference dates: 3 – 5 July 2019  

Wednesday July 3 – location: Theatre room C, Elinor Ostrom building 

7.30 pm – 9.30 pm: Reading by Will Self 


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Plenary Speaker – Nijmegen Conference

Will Self - Metamodernism Conference

We are pleased to announce that Will Self will be one of the plenary speakers at the Metamodernism conference to be held at Radboud University, Nijmegen, in The Netherlands.

More information on the conference can be found on the call for papers page and the deadline for abstracts is this Friday, 1st February 2019.

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Papers from the 3rd Symposium

Below are the audio recordings of the third AHRC Metamodernism Symposium held at the University of Oslo in September 2018.

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Call for Papers “Metamodernism”

Conference dates: Thursday 4 and Friday 5 July 2019

Location: Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands 

Organisers: Dr. Dennis Kersten (RU), Dr. Usha Wilbers (RU) and Prof. Antony Rowland (ManMet) 

Deadline abstracts1 February 2019