This panel assembles three scholars shaping the emerging field of Ocean Studies. Lowell Duckert specializes in early modern drama and travel literature, and is the author of For all Waters: finding Ourselves in Early Modern Wetscapes (Minnesota, 2017). Steve Mentz has published numerous articles on Shakespeare, maritime culture, and ecocriticism, and is the author of Shipwreck Modernity: Ecologies of Globalization 1550-1719(Minnesota, 2015). Maurya Wickstrom is currently working on an emerging dramaturgy of the oceanic in the black radical tradition, and is the author of Rery Temporalities in Theatre and Performance (Methuen, 2018).
On February 13, 2020 at 6 pm in room 8301
Reception to follow the event