European Association for Studies of Literature, Culture and the Environment

EASLCE Newsletter Winter 15.2 2021

New EASLCE Newsletter Winter 15.2 2021!

Dear EASLCE-members and friends,

“The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men / Gang aft agley”, Robert Burns sentenced more than two centuries ago in his poem “To a Mouse”. Indeed they do! Without any warning, irrespective of our species, an imprudent plough or a regal submicroscopic pathogen can turn our world upside down, smashing our best laid plans in its wake. Who would have thought back in September 2018, when we parted ways in Würzburg with a “see you in Granada” in our lips, that November 2020 would bring us together not in Granada, but conforming one of those animated mosaics that have now become so familiar to all of us? In 2020, an organism that is not even alive forced the world to stop; SARS-CoV-2 brought with... Download now!