Events Archive

2018 - 2019

Readings
Sep 25
12: 00 PM

Interested participants are asked to contact Professor Russ Leo at  rleo@princeton.edu

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Sep 20
Professor Tamsen Wolff
4 McCosh Hall (outer entry door B) 5: 30 PM

Information session for all current English seniors led by DUS, Professor Tamsen Wolff.

Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Sep 20
Professor Tamsen Wolff, DUS
4 McCosh Hall (outer entry door B) 4: 30 PM

Information session for all current English juniors led by DUS, Professor Tamsen Wolff.

Colloquia
Sep 19
Yankee Doodle Tap Room, Nassau Inn 4: 30 PM
Symposia/Conferences
Sep 17
Cheryl Finley, Associate Professor at the Department of the History of Art, Cornell University
Hinds Library 12: 00 PM

Professor Cheryl Finley will be presenting on Committed to Memory: The Art of the Slave Ship Icon (Princeton University Press, 2018) introduced by Professor Autumn Womack (English & African American Studies).

Graduate dates/deadlines
Sep 13
Yankee Doodle Room, Nassau Inn 6: 00 PM
University events
Sep 12
(All day)
Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Sep 11
See email invitation for details. 5: 00 PM
Undergraduate dates/deadlines
Sep 10
Professor Jeff Dolven, Acting Chair; Professor Tamsen Wolff, Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS); Undergraduate Advisory Council (UAC)
Frick Chemistry Lab Atrium, 20 Washington Rd 10: 00 AM

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

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