Programs tagged with 'literature'

Thomas Lockwood

Is Eating Babies Really So Terrible? The Dark Genius of Jonathan Swift
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
Kane Hall, Room 210

Gary Handwerk

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Human, All Too Human II and Unpublished Fragments from the Period of Human, All Too Human II (Spring 1878–Fall 1879): Volume 4 of The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche (Stanford UP, 2012)
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 4:00pm
Communications 202

Volume 4 of The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche contains two works, Mixed Opinions and Maxims (1879) and The Wanderer a

Lauren Berlant: On Humorlessness

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Affect theorist Lauren Berlant delivers a Katz Distinguished Lecture on March 2.

Affect & Audience in the Digital Age: Translational Poetics

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This symposium examines artistic, archival, and activist projects that move from the digital to the analog, from embodied performance to notation.

Shakespeare, Music, and Memory

To celebrate the life of William Shakespeare, this conference explores the connection of music and memory in his plays.

Histories and Futures of Publication

Histories and Futures of Publication is an interdisciplinary lecture and colloquium series in manuscript, print, and digital cultures.

Troubling Translations

Cortes Marina

Our research cluster pursues the questioning of translation as a way of enlarging our understanding of the humanities and the social sciences.

Medieval Studies

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The Medieval Studies Graduate Interest Group fosters collaboration between disciplines on topics concerning the Middle Ages by bringing together medieval scholars from diverse departments on campus and the community.

International Piers Plowman Society Conference

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The International Piers Plowman Society meets to foster critical study of the poem(s) Piers Plowman, a fourteenth-century alliterative narrative told in a series of dream visions.

How the Age of Amazon Is Reshaping Literary History

Amazon's dominance of the book-publishing industry and relentless focus on customer service may herald a new era in American fiction.

We Wandered as a Cloud: Collaborative Poetry for a Digital Age

The research cluster Affect & Audience in the Digital Age brings a distinctly collaborative approach for rethinking poetry in the digital era.

Digitizing the AIDS Quilt to Fight Cultural Amnesia

The AIDS Memorial Quilt forms an extraordinary mosaic of human grief and resolve, yet it risks fading into history. Learn about Anne Balsamo's work to bring it to life online.