Historicizing the ageing self: Literature, medicine, psychology, law

Podcast: Agathe Novak-Lechevalier on Houellebecq

Podcast of Agathe Novak-Lechevalier's lecture on modernity and old age in the works of Michel Houellebecq.

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In this lecture, Agathe Novak-Lechevalier discusses how the misery that characterizes many of Houellebecq's characters is closely related to the very negative perspective on ageing in his literary univers: 

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