Gale R. Owen-Crocker, BA, PhD, FSA, is Professor Emerita of The University of Manchester, UK, where, before her retirement, she was Professor of Anglo-Saxon Culture and Director of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies.
"T.S. Eliot's Estimations"
The Hypocritical Figure
A reception in the Thorp Library will follow talk.
What does the "Enlightenment" hold for us today? Can certain radical and detoured "enlightenments" be useful in addressing the conjoined ecological and economic problems of our time?
Information Session for Fall 2018:
Fall Semester at University College, London
Alchemy in African/American Poetry: Experimental Ekphrasis
"On Afro-Cuban Documentaries"
Singing in a Foreign Land: Anglo-Jewish Poetry in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century
Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.
Crashaw After Petrarch: Lyrics Against the World
Reception in the Thorp Library to folow talk.
"T.S. Eliot's Chemistry"
Sponsored by Gauss Seminars in Criticism
Decolonizing Climate Justice: Indigenous Movements
Lunch will be provided.
Jenny Xie is the author of Eye Level (Graywolf Press, 2018), recipient of the 2017 Walt Whitman Award of the Academy of American Poets, and Nowhere to Arrive (Northwestern University Press, 2017), recipient of the 2016 Drinking Gourd Chapbook Prize.
"Pace and the Westering of Epiphany"