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Co-sponsored Initiatives

The Cogut Center co-sponsors many individual lectures, symposia and projects throughout the year on an ad-hoc basis. This support covers a wide range of humanities interests.


Academic Year 2013-14

Academic Year 2013-14 - Great Nonfiction Writers Lecture Series
Co-sponsored with the Department of English

September 18 - Fight the Future: Finance, Poetry, Value
Co-sponsored with the Department of English

September 26 - Sulamith und Eusebia: A Musical Exegesis on Judaism, Christianity, and Unity in Variety
Co-sponsored with Religious Studies

September 26 - Pedagogies of Nation: Repertoires of Post/Colonial Jamaican Performance
Final event of the 2012-13 Brown Graduate International Colloquium: "Mobilizing Performance: Identity and Self-Making in Black Women's Aesthetic Practices"

October 17 - Songs of Freedom and the Emancipation Proclamation with the Marian Anderson String Quartet
Co-sponsored with the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice

October 17 - "You Have to be a Terrible Monster to Write"
Part of the 2013-14 Great Brown Nonfiction Writers' Lecture Series

October 18-19 - "Slave-Citizen-Human" Graduate Student Colloquium
Co-sponsored with the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice

October 23 - "The Comedy of Betrayal" Lecture with Joseph Litvak
Co-sponsored with the Department of English

October 25-27 - "Nature and Freedom in Kant"
Co-sponsored with Philosophy

October 31-November 2 - "Late Literature in the Sixth Century: East and West"
Co-sponsored with the Department of Classics

November 1 - "Of Big Ears and Bondage: Benjamin, Kafka, and the Static of the Sirens"
Co-sponsored with Comparative Literature

November 7 - "Pastoral in Palestine"
Co-sponsored with the Department of English

November 21 - "Not Me: Creative Nonfiction with the 'I'"
Part of the 2013-14 Great Brown Nonfiction Writers' Lecture Series

December 6 - "Indigenous Performance"
Co-sponsored with Anthropology

February - Hong Kong Women's Film Festival
Co-sponsored with East Asian Studies

March 1 - Cognition, Neuroscience and the Arts
Co-sponsored with the Department of English

April 4-6 - "Subjectivity and the System" Graduate Student Conference
Co-sponsored with the History Department