Seminar Calendar

Philosophy, Poetry, and Religion
Grace Nono, New York University

Philippine Shamanism, Sacred Chant, and Cultural Revitalization: Talk and Performance

Friday, April 18, 2014 - 3:00pm

Shakespearean Studies
Graham Holderness, University of Hertfordshire

"Thrilling Regions": Shakespeare, Dante and Dan Brown

Friday, April 18, 2014 - 5:30pm

Medieval Studies
Hélène Debax, Université de Toulouse

Joint Lordship in the Medieval West, Eleventh to Thirteenth Centuries

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 4:30pm

History of the Book
Robert Fraser, Open University

Reception, Quantity, and Meaning

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 5:00pm

France and the World
Pierre Alféri, ENSAD, Paris

A Conversation with Pierre Alféri, Poet.

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 6:00pm

Rethinking Translation
Jeffrey Yang, editor at New Directions and at NYRB Books, author of The Vanishing Line, translator of Liu Xiaobo's June Fourth Elegies

Against Translation

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 4:15pm

Modern Greek Literature and Culture
Nicos Christodoulakis, Athens University of Economics and Business & London School of Economics

Greece and the Eurozone: Risks and Challenges

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 5:00pm

Philosophy, Poetry, and Religion
Lou Agosta, Illinois School of Professional Psychology

The Multi-Dimensional Approach to Empathy as the Foundation of Human Relations

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 5:00pm

Musics Abroad
Marié Abé, Boston University

Reimagining Oaxacan Heritage through Accordions and Airwaves in the San Joaquin Valley, California

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 7:00pm

France and the World
Reda Bensmaia, Brown University

Harragas or the Boat People

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 1:00pm