Events

Apr 27
Peter Coviello, Charly J. Coleman, Sophie Gee, John L. Modern, Sarah Rivett, and Gauri Viswanathan
East Pyne 161
2: 00 PM to 5: 00 PM

Panel I: 2:00 - 3:15

3:15 - 3:45 - coffee break

Panel II: 3:45 - 5:00

5:00 - 6:00 - reception

May 02
Ian Davis, Department of English, Princeton University
12: 00 PM

"On Barnes"

May 02
Joanna Picciotto, Department of English, University of California, Berkeley
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Tolerating Methodists

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

May 04
Russ Leo (Princeton) Sarah Rivett (Princeton) Yaacob Dweck (Princeton) Rhodri Lewis (Princeton) Nigel Smith (Princeton) Sophie Gee (Princeton) Mogens Lærke (CNRS, IHRIM, ENS de Lyon) Steven Nadler (University of Wisconsin–Madison) Feisal Mohamed (CUNY Graduate Center) Henk Nellen (Rotterdam) Sarah Mortimer (Oxford) Eric Nelson (Harvard) Julie Saada (Sciences Po, Paris) Jan Bloemendal (Huygens ING) Jane Raisch (York) Frédéric Gabriel (CNRS, IHRIM, ENS de Lyon) Freya Sierhuis (York) Timothy Harrison (Chicago) Fara Dabhoiwala (Princeton) Mary Nyquist (Toronto) Sharon Achinstein (Johns Hopkins University) Julie Klein (Villanova) Michael Rosenthal (University of Washington) Jan Waszink (Leiden)
East Pyne 105 (Friday) & Wallace 300 (Saturday-Sunday)
11: 30 AM to 12: 00 PM

The Intellectual Lives of Hugo Grotius - Texts, Contexts and Controversies Across the Disciplines

 

May 08
Sara Marcus, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 3: 30 PM

Political Disappointment: A Partial History of a Feeling

Dissertation Advisers:  Diana Fuss, William Gleason, Daphne Brooks (Yale)

May 09
Brian Gingrich, Department of English, Princeton University
40 McCosh Hall 10: 30 AM

The Pace of Modern Fiction:  A History of Narrative Movement in Modernity

Advisers:  Rachel Bowlby, Maria DiBattista, and Lee Mitchell

May 09
Carl Adair, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"T.S. Eliot's Hermeneutic Conversion"

May 10
Colette Johnson, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

The Foibles of Play: Three Case Studies on Play in the Interwar Years

Dissertation Advisers:  Diana Fuss, Russell Leo, D.Vance Smith

May 16
10 McCosh Hall (Entry 1 or A)
9: 00 AM to 1: 00 PM
May 17
10 McCosh Hall (Entry 1 or A)
9: 00 AM to 1: 00 PM
May 17
Jesse McCarthy, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 10: 30 AM

Title TBA

Dissertation Advisers:  Joshua Guild, Kinohi Nishikawa, Daphne Brooks (Yale)

May 21
2: 00 PM

The Sensation of Language: Jane Austen, William Wordsworth, Mary Shelley

Advisers:  Claudia Johnson, Esther Schor, and Susan Wolfson

May 22
Emanuela Kucik, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Title TBA

Dissertation Advisers:  Wendy Belcher, William Gleason, Imani Perry

May 30
Caitlin Charos, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

"On Zoë Wicomb"

Jun 04
Sarah Case, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 11: 00 AM

Title TBA

Dissertation Advisers:  Leonard Barkan, Jeff Dolven, Nigel Smith

Jun 04
Princeton University, Department of English Faculty
50 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #5)
1: 30 PM to 2: 30 PM

Join us, as we celebrate the Class of 2018, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. -  McCosh 50 for the presentation of prize awards and class memories. Family and friends are encouraged to attend. Refreshments to follow in the McCosh courtyard. Rain or shine.

General admission. RSVPs not required.

Jun 06
Rebecca Rosen, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 1: 00 PM

Title TBA