2013 Events

Brown Degree Days: What Can I Do with a Degree in English? Alumni Perspectives on Life after Brown

Date/Time: Friday, March 01, 2013 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Kooper Studio, Floor 4N, 154 Angell Street

Panelists:
Jay Candelmo '99
Executive, financial services company

Sarah Eron '05
Assistant Professor

Alice Rha '09
Publicist, Publishing

Isabel Hofmeyr, The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Date/Time: Thursday, February 28, 2013 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Barker Room 315, 70 Brown Street, 3rd floor

Gandhi's Printing Press:  An Experiment in Slow Reading 

Sponsored by the Department of English and the Brown-India Initiative. 

This event is made possible by the Wetmore Fund for Literature. Co-sponsored by the Cogut Center for the Humanities

Mark Seltzer, University of California, Los Angeles

Date/Time: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Brown/RISD Hillel, Winnick Chapel, 80 Brown Street

The Daily Planet

This event is made possible by the Wetmore Fund for Literature.  Co-sponsored by ✥ Department of Modern Culture and Media and the Malcolm S. Forbes Center for Media and Culture ✥ Cogut Center for the Humanities

The Inevitability of Liberalism?

Date/Time: Friday, February 22, 2013 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: Alumnae Hall, Crystal Room, 194 Meeting Street

(Amanda Anderson, Phil Gould, Deak Nabers, and Catherine Gallagher)

This event is made possible by the Wetmore Fund for Literature.

Anglophone Atlantic Seminar

Date/Time: Thursday, February 14, 2013 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: John Carter Brown Library, MacMillan Reading Room
Event type: Co-sponsored

The John Carter Brown Library

Karen Kupperman, New York University

Mobilizing Performance: Identity and Self-Making in Black Women’s Aesthetic Practices

Date/Time: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Barker Room 31570 Brown Street, 3rd floor
Event type: Co-sponsored

Michelle Stephens, Rutgers University

Escaping the Frame-Up:  Matching Eyelines and Black Relations in Paul Robeson’s BIG FELLA

Mitchell Zuckoff, Boston University

Date/Time: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Smith-Buonanno Hall, Room 201, 95 Cushing Street, Pembroke Campus

Hiding in Plain Sight:  Finding and Telling True Stories that Other Writers Overlook

This event is made possible by the Shane Family Program Fund and the Nonfiction Writing Program, Department of English.

Talk: Othello's Blackwork

Date/Time: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Barker Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Mimi Yiu, Assistant Professor of English at Georgetown University

 

Talk: 100 Years of Biopolitics? Shakespeare, Increase, Lucrece

Date/Time: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: Barker Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Joseph Campana, Assistant Professor of English at Rice University

 

Talk: Metaphysical Freedom

Date/Time: Sunday, January 06, 2013 4:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Barker Room 315, 70 Brown St.

James Kuzner, Assistant Professor of English at Case Western University