International Society for the Study of Time  
David Mitchell to speak at conference
10/24/2015

Renowned writer David Mitchell <http://www.davidmitchellbooks.com> has committed to appearing at the conference as well, for a reading/discussion/Q&A.  To mark the appearance of his new novel Slade House<http://www.randomhousebooks.com/books/252856/?ref=rhbookcard> next week, new ISST member Patrick O’Donnell<http://www.english.msu.edu/people/faculty/patrick-odonnell/> and past ISST President Paul Harris posted a preview-discussion of it today; it can be found here<https://uwpress.wordpress.com/2015/10/21/not-a-review-of-david-mitchells-new-novel-slade-house/>.  Pat is one of several scholars whose accepted proposals for the Edinburgh conference center on Mitchell’s fiction and the complex ways it plays with and thematizes time.