In thrall to The Individual

Is ‘neoliberalism’ really that NEO? This culture of ideas is SO pervasive can it really be that new?

For example, I can imagine Samuel Pepys – a man operating in a time that was all about spectacle, the statement of being seen, the audience of a theatre as more important than the action on stage – absolutely flourishing on Twitter!

About ejpollard

I was awarded my PhD from Manchester Metropolitan University, UK in December 2013. My thesis explored the notions of origin and ellipsis in the writing of contemporary British novelist Hilary Mantel. I want this blog to express the ideas I have in and around my academic writing. View all posts by ejpollard

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