Events

Jan 10
Princeton University Press Staff
41 William St
11: 30 AM to 1: 30 PM

Open to undergraduate students in the Humanities. Seating is limited. Registration required.

Sponsored by the Department of English

Jan 21
Camey VanSant, Department of English, Princeton University
40 McCosh Hall 10: 00 AM

Title TBA

Dissertation advisers:  Claudia Johnson, Deborah Nord, Esther Schor

Feb 05
Richard Preston
East Pyne 010
4: 30 PM to 6: 30 PM

Richard Preston is the bestselling author of ten books, including The Hot Zone, The Wild Trees, and his most recent, Crisis in the Red Zone.  His books explore little-known worlds of nature, terror, and human character, and have been published in more than 35 la

Feb 06
RL Goldberg, English Department, Princeton University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 15 PM
Feb 10
Branka Arsic
TBD
4: 30 PM to 6: 30 PM
Feb 13
Brittney Edmonds, English Department, Princeton University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 15 PM
Feb 20
Ingrid Nelson, Department of English, Amherst College
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Co-sponsored with the Center for Human Values.

Feb 26
Monica Youn and Jenny Zhang https://ams.princeton.edu/events/asian-american-studies-lecture-series/monica-youn-jenny-zhang
McCormick 101
4: 30 PM to 6: 30 PM

Since 2015, the Asian American Studies Lecture Series has brought speakers from across the arts, humanities, and social sciences to Princeton to explore diverse aspects of this continually evolving field.

Feb 26
Susan Wolfson, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Two Wordsworths: Mountain-Climbing, Letter-Writing

 

Feb 27
Eli Mandel, English Department, Princeton University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 30 PM
Feb 27
S.Pearl Brilmyer, Department of English, University of Pennsylvania
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Feb 29
Various
TBD
10: 30 AM to 12: 00 PM

First-year students and sophomores interested in learning more about careers in the Humanities are encouraged to attend.

Mar 05
Laura R. Fisher Associate Professor Department of English Ryerson University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 30 PM

Intersections Book Club - Reading for Reform; The Social Work of Literature in the Progressive Era by Laura R. Fisher 

An unprecedented examination of class-bridging reform and U.S. literary history at the turn of the twentieth century

Mar 05
Rey Chow, Program in Literature, Duke University
TBA 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Co-sponsored with the East Asian Studies Program and the Postcolonial Colloquium.

Mar 09
Stephen Fallon, Department of English, University of Notre Dame
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Co-sponsored with the 18th C./Romantic Studies Colloquium and the University Center for Human Values.

Mar 10
Monica Huerta
Hinds Library
12: 00 PM to 1: 30 PM

Faculty Seminar for Monica Huerta in the Hinds

Mar 11
Karma Lochrie, Department of English, Indiana University, Bloomington
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Mar 12
Izzy Lockhart, English Department, Princeton University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 30 PM
Mar 13
n/a
DropBox (All day)

Prize entries are due by 11:59 PM on Monday, March 13, 2020 and should be submitted electronically in PDF format at the link following the appropriate prize below.

Mar 23
Colby Gordon, Department of English, Bryn Mawr College
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Co-sponsored with the University Center for Human Values.

Mar 24
Ardis Butterfield
TBD 4: 30 PM

TBA

Mar 25
Ardis Butterfield
TBA 4: 30 PM

TBD

Mar 25
Karan Mahajan and Jenny Xie https://ams.princeton.edu/events/asian-american-studies-lecture-series/karan-mahajan-jenny-xie
McCormick 101
4: 30 PM to 6: 30 PM

Since 2015, the Asian American Studies Lecture Series has brought speakers from across the arts, humanities, and social sciences to Princeton to explore diverse aspects of this continually evolving field.

Mar 26
Jason Molesky, English Department, Princeton University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 15 PM
Mar 26
Ardis Butterfield
TBD 4: 30 PM

TBD

Apr 13
Cornelia Pearsall, Department of English Language and Literature, Smith College
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Accounting for Tennyson

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Co-sponsored with the Bain-Swiggett Lectureship in Poetry

Apr 15
Gaurav Desai, English Language and Literature, University of Michigan
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Reflections on Method in Postcolonial Literary and Cultural Studies

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Co-sponsored with the Program in African Studies.

Apr 16
Kim Bain, English Department, Princeton University
Hinds Library (McCosh B14)
12: 00 PM to 1: 15 PM
Apr 21
Various
106 McCormick
5: 00 PM to 8: 00 PM

Open to Department of English juniors, seniors and faculty.

Apr 23
Sonya Posmentier, Department of English, New York University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Apr 29
Min Jin Lee and Parul Sehgal https://ams.princeton.edu/events/asian-american-studies-lecture-series/min-jin-lee-parul-sehgal
McCormick 101
4: 30 PM to 6: 30 PM

Since 2015, the Asian American Studies Lecture Series has brought speakers from across the arts, humanities, and social sciences to Princeton to explore diverse aspects of this continually evolving field.

Apr 30
Mark Nowak, Department of English, Creative Writing Program, Manhattanville College; and Julia Spicher Kasdorf, English and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Pennsylvania State University.
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Roundtable Discussion:  What Is Documentary Poetry?

Co-sponsored with the Program in Asian American Studies, the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Humanities, and the University Center for Human Values.

Apr 30
Mark Nowak, Department of English, Creative Writing Program, Manhattanville College; and Julia Spicher Kasdorf, English and Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Pennsylvania State University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Poetry Reading: Documentary Poetics

Co-sponsored with the Program in Asian American Studies, the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Humanities, and the University Center for Human Values.