Past Events

Annual Reception

The annual Comparative Literature and Literary Theory reception will be held on Tuesday, September 11 from 4:00 to 6:30 p.m. in the McNeil Center for Early American Studies, 3355 Woodland Walk.

An Orgy of Order: the Bhaṭṭikāvya and the Reproduction of Sanskrit Aesthetico-Political Life

Jesse Knutson (University of Hawaii at Manoa), "An Orgy of Order: the Bhaṭṭikāvya and the Reproduction of Sanskrit Aesthetico-Political Life"

Center for Teaching and Learning Workshop: "Co-Teaching: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly"

A workshop with experienced Grad Student Co-Teachers: Corey Knudson, and Kaushik Ramu.

FIRST CUTS #1

Featuring Zain Mian, Nancy Roane, and Eugenia Ulanova

Faculty Working Group on Concepts, Ideas, and Discourses

Presentations by: Danielle S. Bassett; Jamal Elias; Antonio Feros; Michael Hanchard; Zack Lesser; Sophie Rosenfeld; Peter Struck; Emily Wilson

Contemporary Art and the Crisis of Globalization Conference

Jennifer Sternad Ponce de Leon will be giving a talk entitled “The Art of Rebellion in the Fourth World War” at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, as part of their Contemporary Art and the Crisis of Globalization conference.

Amy Kaplan's Book Launch

Our American Israel: The Story of an Entangled Alliance

A New Disability Poetics Symposium

The symposium will present scholars and activists working in disability studies.

Center for Teaching and Learning Workshop: "Creative In-Class Exercises"

Speaker: Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach, CTL Graduate Fellow, Comparative Literature