03/29/2019 04:00 PM
Stephanie Insley Hershinow, Baruch College
Samuel Richardson's Clarissa can seem like a novel about the attenuation of the material body, but in tension with such an account, I argue in this talk...
04/05/2019 02:00 PM
This panel introduces and explores A Place Inside Yourself: The Comics of Julie Doucet and Gabrielle Bell, a collection of essays co-edited by Seamus O’Malley and Tahneer Oksman (both alums of the...
04/05/2019 04:00 PM
The panel will discuss representations of friendships between women in 20th and 21st century literature, letters, portraits and comics in the context of contemporary studies of women’s lives and...
05/03/2019 09:00 AM
The spectacular claims of the word ‘savage’ can make us expect to see violence as a spectacle. Instead, this conference wants to see violence as the everyday way of life in the 19th century: the...
05/03/2019 04:00 PM
This panel will explore issues surrounding the performance of race in Shakespeare’s plays, in both contemporary and early modern productions.