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IAS Lies: What's Your Type? The Strange History of Myers-Briggs

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, 05 September 2018

What is your type

The IAS is delighted to welcome Merve Emre for a talk drawn from her new book.

Event Information

Open to

All

Availability

Yes

Organiser

Institute of Advanced Studies

Location

IAS Common Ground
Ground floor, South Wing, Wilkins Building
Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom

Please note that there may be photography and/or audio recording at some events and that admission is on a first come first served basis. Please follow this FAQ link for more information.

About the Speaker

Merve Emre

Associate Professor at Worcester College, Oxford

Merve Emre is Associate Professor in English at Worcester College, Oxford. She is the author of two books: Paraliterary: The Making of Bad Readers in Postwar America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017); and What's Your Type? (London: HarperCollins, 2018). Her essays and criticism have appeared or are forthcoming in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, Harper’s Magazine, The Paris Review, The New Republic, The Nation, Bookforum, Boston Review, The Baffler, n+1, and the Los Angeles Review of Books, where she is senior humanities editor.

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