Dr. Delia Ungureanu is assistant director of Harvard’s Institute for World Literature and assistant professor of literary theory in the Department of Literary Studies at the University of Bucharest. She is the author of From Paris to Tlön: Surrealism as World Literature (Bloomsbury, November 2, 2017). She has published essays on canon formation, modern poetry and poetics, Shakespeare, and Nabokov, and is co-editing Romanian Literature in Today's World, a special issue of the Journal of World Literature.
The Surreal Sources of “Lolita”: Nabokov and Dalí
Delia Ungureanu uncovers the hidden surrealist subtext of Vladimir Nabokov’s “Lolita.”...