12 avril 2013 — Forms of Contemporary Conceptualism
Organized by Brigitte FÉLIX for "Transferts Critiques et dynamique des savoirs" (EA1569, Université Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint-Denis), in collaboration with Hélène AJI for ELAN (Études en Littérature anglaise et d’Amérique du Nord, CREA, EA 370, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense)
He has written seventeen novelsso far, among whichZulus (1990), God’s Country (1994), Frenzy (1997), Glyph (1999), Erasure (2001), The Water Cure (2007), I Am Not Sidney Poitier (2009), Assumption (2011) and Percival Everett by Virgil Russell (2013).
He is also the author of a novella, three collections of short stories and of Swimming Swimmers Swimming (2011), his third book of poetry.
Percival Everett is the recipient of many awards, among which the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award for fiction, which he received twice (for Erasure and I am Not Sidney Poitier).