Honorary Doctorate: Almuth Grésillon

On 30 March 2017 the University of Antwerp conferred honorary degrees to a fashion icon and four leading international academics. At the ceremony, the Faculty of Arts awarded its doctorate to Almuth Grésillon, one of the most important theorists behind genetic criticism. Her degree was awarded by the faculty's Department of Literature, and supervised by ACDC spokesperson Dirk Van Hulle.  

For the occasion, Almuth Grésillon was invited to present a Master Class titled 'Lire les Brouillons / Reading Drafts' at the University of Antwerp's Centre for Manuscript Genetics.

Honorary Doctorates 2017

Introduction to Almuth Grésillon