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Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Seminar on Violence and Non-Violence

Vincent J Intondi on his new book, African Americans Against the Bomb: Nuclear Weapons, Colonialism, and the Black Freedom Movement

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 6:00pm

Jewish Cultures and Societies
Xu Xin, Nanjing University

Jewish Studies in China: Past and New Developments

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:00pm

Civilizations of Ancient Greece and Rome
Damian Valdez, University of Cambridge

German Philhellenism: The Pathos of the Historical Imagination from Winckelmann to Goethe

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:00pm

Hispanic Cultures
María Kodama

Borges y la literatura fantástica

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 6:00pm

In the Public Interest

Unequal Urbanisms

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 6:00pm

American Literature and Culture
Theo Davis, Northeastern University

Whitman and Ornamental Distinction

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 6:00pm

Renaissance Studies
Virginia Krause, Brown University

The Dido Effect: Hélisenne de Crenne and the Rise of the French Novel

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 3:00pm

Modern Greek Literature and Culture
Kostas Vergopoulos, University of Paris VIII

The Debt Crisis in Europe and the Culture of Economic Politics: Is Economics a Moral Science?

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 6:00pm

Musics Abroad
Bode Omojola, Mount Holyoke College

Yoruba Drumming in the United States: History, Memory, and Practice

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:00pm

Shakespearean Studies
Rebecca Bushnell, University of Pennsylvania

What Videogames Have Taught Me About Shakespeare: Tragic Time, Choice, and Consequences

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 5:30pm

Psychoanalytic Practices
Lauren Berlant, University of Chicago
Lee Edelman, Tufts University

Sex, or the Unbearable

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 6:30pm

Modernism
Catherine Kodat, University of the Arts

Modernist Dance and the Metapolitics of Cold War Culture

Monday, April 27, 2015 - 6:00pm

Dialectical Thinking in the Humanities
Kir Kuiken, University of Albany

Bidding Up on the Question of Sovereignty: Derrida Between Kant and Benjamin

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 6:00pm

Cartography
Timothy Reiss, New York University

Subverting the Renaissance Atlantic: Bird Islands, Zurara, Las Casas, and the Eucharist

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 4:00pm

British and Anglophone Literature Colloquium
Lauren Goodlad, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Talk Title TBA

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 6:00pm

Victorian Literature and Culture
Lauren Goodlad, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Victorian Studies and the Longue Durée

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 6:00pm

Dialectical Thinking in the Humanities
Tilottama Rajan, University of Western Ontario

Figures for System in Hegel: The Line, the Circle, and the Body

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 5:30pm

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Seminar on Violence and Non-Violence

Whitman's Civil War Revisited: Drum-Taps at 150

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 6:00pm

Eighteenth-Century Studies
Stephen Osadetz, Harvard University

Sir Charles Grandison and the Trial of Principle

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 6:00pm

Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Seminar on Violence and Non-Violence
Kevin Lewis O’Neill, University of Toronto

On Hunting

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 5:00pm

Philosophy, Poetry, and Religion
Juan and Ivan Nunez del Prado

Reciprocity as an Ethical Principle in the Inka Tradition

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 7:00pm

Women and Culture in the Early Modern World
Alysia Kolentsis, University of Waterloo

Cressida's Will: Volition and Desire in Troilus and Cressida

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 5:30pm

Art, Popular Culture, and Civic Life
Roundtable Discussion

Apologies Public and Private

Monday, May 11, 2015 - 7:00pm

History of the Book
Jean-Paul Montagnier, Université de Lorraine, France, and McGill University

The Choirbook Tradition in France from the Early 17th Century to the Eve of the Revolution (ca. 1780)

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 5:00pm

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