2007 Events

Nonfiction Lecture: Jimmie Briggs

Date/Time: Tuesday, December 04, 2007 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Covering the Legacy of War

This event is made possible by the Shane Family Program Fund and is sponsored by the Nonfiction Writing Program in the Department of English. Co-sponsored by: Africana Studies Department and Rites and Reason Theatre, the Watson Institute for International Studies, and the Third World Center.

The Roger B. Henkle Memorial Lecture

Date/Time: Thursday, November 15, 2007 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

D.A. Miller 
From style to virtuosity: Fellini's 8 1/2

Sponsored by the Department of Modern Culture & Media and The Malcolm S. Forbes Center for Media and Culture, and the Department of English.

Great Nonfiction Writers Lecture Series 2007-08

Date/Time: Wednesday, November 14, 2007 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Salomon 001

Series Organizer: Elizabeth Taylor, Director, Nonfiction Writing Program

Scott Russell Sanders '67, Indiana University 
On Personal Nonfiction: The Paradise of Bombs, A Private History of Awe

Conference: Theories of the Novel Now

Date/Time: Friday, November 09, 2007 12:00am - Saturday, November 10, 2007 12:00am

A Conference in Celebration of Forty Years of NOVEL. For more information, see Novel's Conference webpage.

Conference: Sonic Focus

Date/Time: Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:00am - 12:00am
Event type: Co-sponsored

Conference in Modern Culture and Media. Co-sponsored by the English Department.

Colloquium: The Flowering of Baudelaire

Date/Time: Thursday, October 18, 2007 12:00am - Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:00am

Hosted by the Cogut Center for the Humanities.

Great Nonfiction Writers Lecture Series 2007-08

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 10, 2007 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Salomon 001
Event type: Nonfiction

Series Organizer: Elizabeth Taylor, Director, Nonfiction Writing Program

Thulani Davis, New York University 
On Historical Memoir: My Confederate Kinfolk

Graduate Student Lecture

Date/Time: Thursday, October 04, 2007 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: List 120, 64 College St.

Lee Edelman, Tufts University
Learning Nothing: Bad Education

Co-sponsored by the Departments of Comparative Literature, Hispanic Studies, and Modern Culture and Media and The Malcolm S. Forbes Center for Media and Culture, the Cogut Center for the Humanities, the Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women, the Sarah Doyle Women's Center and the LGBTQ Resource Center.

Conference: Reading Digital Literature

Date/Time: Thursday, October 04, 2007 12:00am - Sunday, October 07, 2007 12:00am
Event type: Co-sponsored

Conference in German Studies.  Co-sponsored by the English Department.

Traditore-Traduttore: Treason & Translation at Saint Elizabeth's

Date/Time: Thursday, September 27, 2007 5:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Barker Presentation Room 315, 70 Brown St.

Richard Sieburth, New York University

Co-sponsored by the Geri Braman Hill Lecture Series and the Literary Arts Program at Brown University, the Cogut Center for the Humanities, and the departments of Comparative Literature, Italian Studies, Modern Culture & Media and The Malcolm S. Forbes Center for Media and Culture.