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Comparative Literature & English

Poisoned bread, the CIA, and the psychedelic humanities

Grenelle Lobby
Thursday, November 23, 2023 - 12:10 to 13:30

Russell Williams, in conversation with Elizabeth Kinne, ‘Poisoned bread, the CIA, and the psychedelic humanities’. 

History is weird. Did the CIA lace bread with LSD, and what happens when contemporary novelist Sophie Macintosh writes about it? Does psychedelic weirdness disrupt the humanities? Or were the humanities always off their heads?


Bring your lunch to the Grenelle lobby and join the conversation!

For more information, email Professor Geoffrey Gilbert