Events

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Deutsches Haus, 420 West 116th Street

Stefan Jonsson (Linköping University, Sweden)

Crowds and Democracy: the Idea and Image of the Masses from Revolution to Fascism (Columbia University Press)

in discussion with Andreas Huyssen (Columbia University)

 

Reception and book signing after the event

 

Co-sponsored by Committee on Global Thought

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 7:00pm
Book Culture, 112th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam

A discussion of Promised Bodies with Patricia Dailey, Amy Hollywood and Sara Poor.

Monday, March 3, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
612 Philosophy Hall
Monday, March 3, 2014 - 6:15pm
The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room

Lionel Trilling (1905-75), one of Columbia's most celebrated faculty members, was among the great humanist scholars and public intellectuals of the 20th century. In his memory, the Heyman Center sponsors a series of intellectual conversations, known as the Lionel Trilling Seminars. Toril Moi, James B. Duke Professor of Literature and Romance Studies and Professor of English, Philosophy, and Theater Studies at Duke University, will give the spring 2014 Lionel Trilling Lecture.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 6:15pm
310 Philosophy Hall

Every semester the Undergraduate Committee likes to sponsor at least one event for our students that allows them to interact outside of class, not only with other English majors but with the rest of the department as well, both faculty and graduate students.  This spring we will be hosting an event on Wednesday, March 5, at 6:15, celebrating the 300th anniversary of Pope's The Rape of the Lock.

Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 8:00pm
622 Dodge Hall

 Harlem Nocturne:

Women Artists and Progressive Politics During World War II

 

A book TALK with author

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Professor Farah Jasmine Griffin

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
311 Fayerweather

Mark your calendars! The first meeting of our faculty works in progress series has been scheduled:
 
John Gamber
Tuesday, March 11, 12:00-2:00 P.M.
311 Fayerweather
 
We hope you will join us in welcoming these bi-annual meetings as part of our departmental life.  And a big thanks to John for volunteering to inaugurate the series! Light refreshments will be served.
 
 
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12:00pm
310 Fayerweather

Please join us for the inaugural faculty works-in-progress talk.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
413 Kent Hall

Columbia University's 19th-Century American Literature Colloquium

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