Events

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 6th Floor, East Butler Library

Apr 4 - The Irish and the Jews exhibition open house 4-5 P.M. followed in Butler Library 523 at 5 P.M. by a talk by Pol O Dochartaigh and reading by Ruth Gilligan with an introduction by James Shapiro

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 7:30pm
536 West 112th Street (between Amsterdam and Broadway)

Apr 11 - You are invited to join us on Tuesday, April 11th at 7:30 P.M. at Book Culture for a discussion by Carol Sanger on her newest book, About Abortion. Joining Carol in an intriguing interdisciplinary discussion among scholars of law, history and literature are Stephanie McCurry and Jean Howard. ​ ​
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
Hamilton 516

Apr 14 - The talk unfolds the critical genealogy of the new biological discourses of epigenetics, neural plasticity, and biosemiotics through their forgotten precedents in Enlightenment and Romantic neuroscience and poetics. It revives Erasmus Darwin’s pioneering theory of the animal nervous system to focus on his genre of didactic poetry as a neurologically informed pedagogical program.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
516 Hamilton

Apr 18 - Join the 18th C. Colloquium for a talk by Erica Armstrong Dunbar about her recently published book, Never Caught.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
Heyman Center Common Room

Apr 19 - ​Professor Erik Gray will be giving a Works-in-Progress talk entitled "The Art of Love Poetry" on Wednesday, April 19 in the Heyman Center Common Room, 12-1:30 P.M.

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 10:00am
207 Knox Hall, Columbia University

Apr 21 - We invite you to a works-in-progress discussion with University Professor Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Professors Reinhold Martin and Ben Baer (Princeton) on "The Rural-Urban Interface: Gender and Poverty in Kenya and Ghana, Statistics and Stories."
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
516 Hamilton

Apr 25 - The talk discusses the African-born slave-turned-maroon François Makandal as well as the mythologies that have swirled around him from the eighteenth century till today.
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
Philosophy Hall 612

May 4 - Presentations by Professor Edward Mendelson, Professor Nicholas Dames, and Anna Krauthamer. Moderated by Professor Dennis Tenen with an introduction by Professor Bernard E. Harcourt.
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 1:00pm
Butler Library, room 523

June 2 - Join us in a conversation with Profs. Marcellus Blount, Jack Halberstam and Frances Negron Muntaner
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
99 Gansevoort Street, Sixth Floor Gallery, East Side

June 17 - Join us at the Whitney for "Forest, Field, Furrow," a talk between Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak and Asad Raza.

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