Events Archive

2017-2018

University events, Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Jun 04
Princeton University, Department of English Faculty
50 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #5) 1: 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.

Graduate dates/deadlines
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

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

"On Zoë Wicomb"

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

Black Genocides and the Visibility Paradox in Post-Holocaust African American and African Literature

Dissertation Advisers:  Wendy Belcher, William Gleason, Imani Perry

Final Public Orals, Graduate dates/deadlines
May 21
2: 00 PM

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

Advisers:  Claudia Johnson, Esther Schor, and Susan Wolfson

Graduate dates/deadlines
May 17
Jesse McCarthy, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 11: 00 AM

The Blue Period: Black Writing in the Early Cold War, 1945-1965

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

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
May 17
10 McCosh Hall (Entry 1 or A) 9: 00 AM
Undergraduate dates/deadlines
May 16
10 McCosh Hall (Entry 1 or A) 9: 00 AM
Graduate dates/deadlines
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

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

"T.S. Eliot's Hermeneutic Conversion"

Final Public Orals
May 09
Brian Gingrich, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), 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

Graduate dates/deadlines
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)

Symposia/Conferences
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

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

 

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

Tolerating Enthusiasts

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Graduate dates/deadlines
May 02
Ian Davis, Department of English, Princeton University
12: 00 PM

"On Barnes"

Symposia/Conferences
Apr 27
Peter Coviello, Charly J. Coleman, Sophie Gee, John L. Modern, Sarah Rivett, and Gauri Viswanathan
East Pyne 161 2: 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

Colloquia
Apr 24
Yopie Prins, Department of English Language and Literature, University of Michigan
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 24
9: 00 AM

Please see your advisor for instructions and deadline information.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Apr 24
(All day)
ENGLISH, Sophomore Advising Sign-In Schedule - 2018 (Class of 2020)
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Symposia/Conferences
Apr 20
Reinaldo Funes Monzote, Department of History, University of Havana, Henry Hart Rice Family Foundation Visiting Professor, Macmillan Center, Yale University; and Rahul Mukherjee, Department of English, University of Pennsylvania
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 3: 30 PM

Techne, Technique, Technology

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