The English Department is pleased to present the second talk in our 2009/2010 series, "Emotion and Text":
Please join us for a talk by Rei Terada: "Living Against Life."
Rei Terada is Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine. She is the author of Looking Away: Phenomenality and Dissatisfaction, Kant to Adorno (2009), Feeling in Theory: Emotion after the ?Death of the Subject? (2001), and Derek Walcott's Poetry: American Mimicry (1992).
We look forward to seeing you there!
The English Department is pleased to present the first talk in our 2009/2010 series, "Emotion and Text":
Please join us for a talk by Michael Schoenfeldt: “Eloquent Blood and Deliberative Bodies: The Physiology of Metaphysical Poetry."
Lynne Magnusson "What to do with Discourse Analysis in Early Modern Studies."
Paul Stevens "Milton, Geoffrey of Monmouth, and the Temptations of Archipelagic Criticism."
Please join us for a talk by Sarah Beckwith, Professor of English and Religion, and Chair of Theater Studies at Duke University:
"Confession and Acknowledgment in Shakespeare's Cymbeline."
Please join us for a talk by Ray Siemens, Canada Research Chair at the University of Victoria:
"Toward a Future of the History of the Book"
Practice your choreography for the Annual English Awards Ceremony
Join the department as it recognizes its finest scholarly, creative and professional writing. Celebrate the end of the semester with poetry, readings and complimentary food and drink.
All are welcome!