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MAR 6, 2015: 5:00 PM
English Student Association Annual Conference: Trance. Keynote address by Wayne Koestenbaum
MAR 13, 2015: 1:00 PM
This workshop, led by Vanessa Fleet, Vanier Canada Graduate Scholar, York University (Toronto) is a mixture of critical discussion and real-world advice. Read more
MAR 13, 2015: 4:00 PM
Prospective students admitted or waitlisted for admission Fall 2015 are invited to attend this event to learn more about the Ph.D. Program in English. A reception follows. Read more
MAR 20, 2015: 4:00 PM
CANCELED - In this conference, Jane O. Newman, professor of comparative literature at UC-Irvine and others take contrasting approaches in assessing Auerbach and Benjamin and how they engaged with the twentieth century Read more
The talk by Alexandra T. Vazquez (Princeton) explores contemporary radio as an expansive space where the hemisphere sounds itself in all its active modernity. Read more
MAR 27, 2015: 4:00 PM
This roundtable will explore how the growth of digital media has altered the material form of the printed book and posed new challenges for institutions. Participants include Steve Jones, Andrew Stauffer and Matthew K. Gold. Read more
APR 17, 2015: 2:00 PM
A Revolutionizing American Studies event cosponsored by the Mentoring Future Faculty of Color initiative and the English Program’s Diversity Committee, featuring:
Janet Jakobsen (Barnard College) and Barbara Ransby (U of Illinois, Chicago)
APR 24, 2015: 2:00 PM
Jennifer Guiliano leads this workshop designed for humanities scholars seeking assistance with writing grants, this workshop introduces participants to best practices in writing and submitting a grant. Read more
APR 24, 2015: 4:00 PM
This panel pulls together English Program alumnae and current students who successfully defended unconventional dissertations. Read more
MAY 1, 2015: 4:00 PM
This roundtable interrogates the widely varying uses of ideas and images of nakedness and nudity in art and in literary works. Participants include: Meena Alexander, Wayne Koestenbaum, Laura Eldridge, Allen Strouse, Ryan Tracy Read more