2017-2018 Events

Thursday, April 12, 2018
The Graduate Student Lecture Series
Professor Michelle M. Wright
"Diaspora and Time: The Invention and Devolution of Blackness"
5:30 pm, Maddock Alumni Center (open to the public) 

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The Reinhard Kuhn Memorial Lecture 
Professor Aamir Mufti
“The Nomos of World Literature”
5:30 pm, Maddock Alumni Center (open to the public) 

Monday, December 4, 2017 
Professor Sharon Marcus
“The Drama of Celebrity”
5:30 pm, Robert Campus Center Petteruti Lounge (open to the public) 

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 
Professor Miral Mahgoub A-l Tahawy
"Desert Melody: Female love songs of the Bedouin desert"
5:30 pm, Maddock Alumni Center (open to the public) 

Thursday, November 2, 2017 
Professor Lorgia García-Peña
“Writing from El Nié: Racexile and the Poetics of Dominicanidad in Diaspora"
5:30 pm, CSREA, 96 Waterman Street (open to the public) 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
The Andrea Rosenthal Memorial Lecture 
Professor Shu-mei Shih
"Relational Comparison as a Method"
5:30 pm, Maddock Alumni Center (open to the public) 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Professor Jonathan Goldberg 
"Painting Marks"
5:30 pm, Department of English, Barker Room (open to the public) 

Tuesday, September 6, 2017
Professor Jordan A. Yamaji Smith
"Contemporary Japanese Poetry in the World: Engineering an Emergent Translationscape" 
5:30 pm, Maddock Alumni Center (open to the public)