Events

Monday, March 7, 2016 - 4:30pm
Philosophy Hall, room 716

Mar 7 - Visiting Professor Roger Luckhurst will give an exposition of the idea of “weird fiction” through various contemporary “New Weird” works.
Monday, March 7, 2016 - 6:00pm
Hamilton Hall, room 402

Mar 7 - Professor Brad Pasanek, author of Metaphors of Mind: An Eighteenth-Century Dictionary will give a talk on "poetic diction."
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 7:00pm
536 W 112th St

Mar 8 - Practice Extended illuminates the intricacies of legal language and thought and the law's relationship to society, literature, and culture. Robert A. Ferguson details how judicial opinions are written, how legal thought and philosophy inform ideas, and how best to appreciate a courtroom novel.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Butler 208b

Mar 23 - Karla Nielsen, Brent Edwards, and Aled Roberts will be speaking on how to use rare books and other archival materials effectively in the classroom.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 5:00pm
301 Philosophy

Mar 23 - The steering committee of the Diaspora, Race, and Empire Colloquium's next meeting is  Wednesday 3/23, 5-7 pm, in 301 Philosophy (the seminar room in Nous Café). We will be reading Brian Bartell's chapter "A Community Whose Main Industry is Junk: Assemblage as History and Potential in the work of Noah Purifoy" as well as Atefeh Akbari Shahmirzadi's chapter "The Diasporic (Non) National Poets: Derek Walcott, Mahmoud Darwish and Sohrab Sepehri." The chapters are available upon request.

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 7:00pm
Book Culture, 536 W 112th St

Mar 24 - Join Book Culture on Wednesday, March 30th at 7pm for a discussion with Martin Meisel on his new book, Chaos Imagined: Literature, Art, Science. He will be joined in conversation by Edward Mendelson and David Helfand.
Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 9:00am
501 Dodge Hall

Mar 26 - Join Quarto and 4x4 for a joint open mic event on Saturday, March 26th, from 7-9pm in 501 Dodge. Come out to read and mingle with the CU undergraduate literary scene!

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
Ella Weed Room, 223 Milbank Hall (north end of Barnard campus)

Mar 30 - The Indigenous Forum speaker series, part of the New Directions in American Studies, presents Jodi Byrd.
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 3:30pm
TBD

Mar 31 - The Center for the Study of Social Difference (CSSD) and the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Council (WGSS) are co-hosting a spring 2016 Keywords Roundtable Discussion on keyword "choice."
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 7:00pm
101 Prentis Hall, 632 West 125th Street (between Broadway and Riverside Drive)

Mar 31 - Jean-Christophe Cloutier (University of Pennsylvania) will talk on the invisible photographic history behind the writing of one of Ralph Ellison’s most influential essays, “Harlem Is Nowhere” (1948).

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