Colloquium Series

Winter 2017

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All Colloquia will take place in JFSB 4010 at 3:00pm unless otherwise specified.

dana-bourgerie

January 19

Dana Bourgerie (Asian & Near Eastern Languages)

“Remembering Cambodia”

Saying Grace

January 26

Norman Wirzba (Duke University)

“Agrarian Environmentalism?”

laura-zientek

February 16

Laura Zientek (Comparative Arts & Letters)

“Questioning Lucan’s Nature: An examination of landscape in the Civil War”

Westover, Paul

February 23

Paul Westover (English)

“Where does ‘English Literature’ Live?”

deidre-lynch

March 2

Deidre Lynch (Harvard University)

“Cultures of Reading”

Keyboard with Translate Button.

March 9

Translation Studies Symposium

“The Relevance of Translation Studies”

billy-hall

March 16

Billy Hall (English)

“Visualizing the Daring Muse and Other Macroanalytical Adventures in Eighteenth-Century Poetry”

jeff-mccarthy

March 23

Jeff McCarthy (University of Utah)

“The Name of This Planet Should be Ocean”

 

Fall 2016

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All Colloquia will take place in JFSB 4010 at 3:00pm unless otherwise specified.

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September 8

Delys Snyder (English), Phil Snyder (English), & Jeremy Browne (Digital Humanities)

“McCarthy, McCorpus, and Medium Data:  Using Questions from Literary Analysis to Create and Research a Digital Corpus of One Author’s Collected Works”

Primo_Levi

September 29

Ilona Klein (French & Italian) & Steven Wood (Chemistry)

“’The periodic table is like a poem,’ wrote Primo Levi. Bridging survival, chemistry, literature, Judaism, and life”

 Charlotte-Stanford3

October  6

Charlotte Stanford (Comparative Arts & Letters)

“Tracking Henry VIII’s Construction Crews: Job Security and Mobility for the Building Trades in 1530s London”

 ed_cutler

October  13

Ed Cutler (English)

“The Case of the Primal Image”

 Doug-Weatherford

October  20

Doug Weatherford (Spanish & Portuguese)

“Juan Rulfo’s Wanderings through Film”

 Music_and_Literature_William_Michael_Harnett

November 10

Paul Moulton (College of Idaho)

“Creating Genius: Literature and the Formation of the Musical Genius Construct”