Seminar Calendar

China Humanities
Leigh Jenco, London School of Economics

How Should We Use the Chinese Past?: Non-Western Histories of Thought in a Global Age

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 4:00pm

Civilizations of Ancient Greece and Rome
AJ Woodman, University of Virginia

Vinous Voices: Horace, Epode 9

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 5:00pm

Novel Theory
Roundtable

Description in the Novel

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 6:00pm

France and the World
John Armitage, Winchester School of the Arts
Joanne Roberts, Winchester School of the Arts

Critical Luxury Studies: Defining a Field?

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 5:00pm

Cultural and Humanitarian Agents
Fabienne Le Houérou, Sciences-PO (Aix)

Asylum in France: The Rising Paradox of Individual Compassion and Collective Rejection of the Refugees 1990-2015

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 6:00pm

Cultural and Humanitarian Agents
Fabienne Le Houérou, Sciences-PO (Aix)

“WOMEN ON THE EDGE” A Tibetan Case Study of Angie a Woman on the Edge in India

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 6:30pm

Psychoanalytic Practices
Lee Edelman, Tufts University

Being/Divided: Psychoanalysis, Queerness, and Ontological Negation

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 7:00pm

Art, Popular Culture, and Civic Life
Roundtable Discussion

Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Politics: The Art of Dissent

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 7:00pm

Eighteenth-Century Studies
Janet Todd, University of Aberdeen

Talk Title TBA

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 6:00pm