Seminar Calendar

John Robinson-Appels, Columbia University

Comedy, Physicality, and Ludic Dance Gestures

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 7:30pm

Civilizations of Ancient Greece and Rome
Maria Emilia Cairo, Universidad Nacional de La Plata-Conicet

Roman Identity and Religion in Cicero: A Reading of De divinatione

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 5:00pm

American Literature and Culture
Nicole Aljoe, Northeastern University

The Memoir of Florence Hall and the Long Song of the Caribbean Colonial Archives

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 6:00pm

Medieval Studies
Christopher Loveluck, Harvard University

Game Theory, Archaeology and the Urban Worlds of Western Europe, c. AD 1000-1150

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 12:00pm

Gender and Sexuality
Kristin Nicole Dukes, Simmons College

#SayHerName: Examining Perceptions and Representations of Black Women

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 5:00pm

Women and Culture in the Early Modern World
Sarah Connell, Women Writers Project, Northeastern University

"What Stuff Are You Reading Here?": Encoding Intertextuality in Early Women’s Texts

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 5:30pm

Philosophy, Poetry, and Religion
Francis Clooney, Harvard Divinity School

Simple, Spare, and Bright: How Poetry Frees Up the Interreligious Imagination

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 7:00pm

Celtic Literature and Culture
Edel Bhreathnach, Discovery Programme: Centre for Archaeology and Innovation Ireland

Kings, Ceremonies, and Landscapes: Understanding the Royal Sites of Ireland

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 4:30pm

China Humanities
Yanfei Sun, Zhejiang University

The Rise of Protestant Christianity in Post-Mao China: State and Religion in a Historical Perspective

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 4:00pm

Nicholas Knouf, Wellesley University

Women Gamers, Women Game-Makers

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 6:00pm