Events

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 6:00pm
244 Greene St., Rm 106

Oct 28 - The Anglo-Saxon Studies Colloquium and the Medieval Forum present "Parenting and Childhood in The Fortunes of Men," a talk by Stacy Klein (Rutgers University). The event will be held in event space at 244 Green Street, Room 106. Reception to follow. For more information, visit: nyumedievalforum.wordpress.com.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 6:30pm
The World Room, 3rd floor, Pulitzer Hall, Columbia University

Nov 4 - Readings by Lori Carlson-Hijuelos, Paul Auster, and Siri Hustvedt and moderated by Frances Negrón-Muntaner
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room

Nov 9 - This talk, given by Joseph Allen Boone, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at University of Southern California, will focus on methodologies for reading across cultures, literatures, and disciplines. It will draw on western sources in particluar, queer theory in its transnational phase, and rising developments in middle eastern or islamicate sexuality studies.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 6:00pm
208 Knox Hall, Columbia University

Nov 11 - Qalandar Memon in conversation with Etienne Balibar and Gayatri Spivak
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 6:15pm to 7:30pm
963 Schermerhorn ext.

Nov 12 - Join us in 963 Schermerhorn Ext. to learn more about applying to graduate school. All questions are welcome, including how to target schools, preparing your application materials, and choosing a program that's right for you.
Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 6:15pm
The Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America, Columbia University, 1161 Amsterdam Avenue

Nov 19 - Declan Kiberd, Donald and Marilyn Keough Professor of Irish Studies and Professor of English at the University of Notre Dame, will deliver this year’s Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture on “The Future of the Past: Revival Ireland 1891-1922.”
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 6:30pm
301M Fayerweather

Dec 7 - Please join the Americanist Colloquium on Monday, Dec 7th at 6:30pm for a talk by our own Rachel Adams. The location is 301M Fayerweather. We hope you'll join us for one of the last Americanist colloquium events of the semester. This talk is open to all -- not only Americanists, but anyone interested in disability and dependency studies, c20 literature, kinship, medicine & literature, or medical humanities. 

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
411 Fayerweather

Dec 15 - The English Department's Diaspora, Race, and Empire colloquium, along with Columbia University's Institute for Comparative Literature and the History Department will be hostingAshley Dawson, Professor of English at the Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY), and Chairperson of the English Department at the College of Staten Island/CUNY for his talk titled "Delta Blues: Infrastructure, Empire, and Urbanization in Fragile Landscapes". This event will take place on December 15, at 6 p.m., in Columbia University'sFayerweather Hall, room 411.

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 4:30pm
Butler Library, Rm 523

Feb 8 - Join us for a talk entitled, "Love Objects, Everyday Life," by Anne Pellegrini, Professor of Performance Studies and Social and Cultural Analysis at NYU.
Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 6:30pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Columbia Law School (701 - Case Lounge)

Feb 11 - Join us for a talk by Juana Maria Rodriguez (Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies, UC-Berkeley) co-sponsored by the Institute for Research on Women, Gender, and Sexuality and the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race.

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