2005 Events

Meredith McGill, Rutgers University

Date/Time: Thursday, November 17, 2005 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Circulating Ballads: The Preliterary and the Paraliterary in Antebellum American Literature

David H. Hirsch Memorial Lecture Series in American Literature

Great Writers Lecture Series: Alan Lightman, Program in Writing and Humanistic Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Date/Time: Wednesday, November 16, 2005 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Salomon Center 001

Writing the Science Narrative 
Einstein Lecture

English Department Lecture Series: Marcus Rediker, University of Pittsburgh

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 08, 2005 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Toward a History of the Slave Ship

Hsuan Hsu, Yale University

Date/Time: Thursday, November 03, 2005 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Genre, Geography, and the Production of Scale in Nineteenth-Century America

David H. Hirsch Memorial Lecture Series in American Literature

Timothy Marr, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Date/Time: Monday, October 24, 2005 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

American Ishmael: Melville's Muslim Modalities

David H. Hirsch Memorial Lecture Series in American Literature

Wai Chee Dimock, Yale University

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 12, 2005 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Global Civil Society: Thoreau on Three Continents

David H. Hirsch Memorial Lecture Series in American Literature

Great Writers Lecture Series: Judith Ortiz Cofer, Department of English, University of Georgia

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 05, 2005 12:00am - 12:00am
Location: Salomon Center 001

Writing the Bi-cultural Memoir

William Pannapacker, Hope College

Date/Time: Wednesday, September 28, 2005 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Walt Whitman and the City

David H. Hirsch Memorial Lecture Series in American Literature

English Graduate Student Lecture: Mary Poovey, New York University

Date/Time: Thursday, September 15, 2005 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Location: The Glenn & Darcy Weiner Center, Brown Hillel, 80 Brown St.

Jane Austen and the Spectral Event

English Department Lecture Series: K. Ian Grandison, University of Virginia

Date/Time: Wednesday, April 20, 2005 4:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Razing the Dead: Interment and American Spatial Ideology at Jefferson's Monticello

Great Writers Lecture Series: Marian Wright Edelman, Founder and President, Children's Defense Fund

Date/Time: Monday, April 11, 2005 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Salomon 101

Writing the Political Memoir 
Casey Shearer Memorial Lecture

Great Writers Lecture Series: John D'Agata, Nonfiction Writing Program, Department of English, University of Iowa

Date/Time: Tuesday, February 15, 2005 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: MacMillan Hall 117

Writing the Lyric Essay