Events Archive

2016-2017

Faculty meetings
Jan 17
40 McCosh Hall (Entry #4) 12: 00 PM
Symposia/Conferences
Jan 05
Philadelphia, PA 8: 00 AM
Graduate dates/deadlines
Dec 15
Kelly Swartz, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 10: 00 AM

Maxims and the Mind: Sententiousness from Seventeenth-Century Science to the Eighteenth-Century Novel

Faculty meetings
Dec 13
48 McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM
Colloquia
Dec 12
James Castell, School of English, Communication and Philosophy, Cardiff University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Professor Castell presented his work on Romanticism in the Anthropocene, a uniquely interdisciplinary event that attracted students from various departments (science as well as humanities fields) and put the humanities in conversation with environmental sciences.

Graduate dates/deadlines
Dec 12
Rachel Gaubinger, Department of English, Princeton University
McCosh Hall, Room 40 11: 00 AM

Between Siblings: Form and Family in the Modern Novel

Colloquia
Dec 08
Elaine Hadley, Department of English Language and Literature, University of Chicago
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

The Victorian Colloquium is welcoming Professor Elaine Hadley (U of Chicago) at 4:30 pm in the Hinds Library to give a talk about Thomas Hardy’s Jude the Obscure and education as it is figured in labor and economic terms set out by Gary Becker.

Readings
Dec 08
B14 McCosh Hall (Hinds Library) 12: 00 PM
Meetings for Majors, Symposia/Conferences
Dec 06
Hinds Library (McCosh Hall basement) 6: 00 PM

Open House for English Majors, prospective majors to get together and talk about the outcome of the election.

Colloquia
Dec 06
Edlie Wong, University of Maryland
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Spies Not Like Us: Yellow Peril and the Fictions of National Security and Immigration Control

Faculty meetings
Dec 06
B14 McCosh Hall (Hinds Library) 12: 30 PM
Lectures
Dec 05
Monica Huerta, Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and English
102 Jones Hall 12: 00 PM

Co-sponsored by American Studies and the Department of English.

Reservations required. Please call (609) 258-4710).

See http://ams.princeton.edu/events/ams-workshops for more information.

Symposia/Conferences
Dec 02
McCormick Hall, Room 106 (All day)

Sponsored by the 18th C./Romantic Studies Colloquium, Americanist Colloquium, Council of the Humanities, Department of Comparative Literature, Department of English, English Graduate Action Committee, Program in American Studies

Colloquia
Dec 01
Courtney Weiss Smith, Department of English, Science in Society Program, Wesleyan University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Empiricist Devotions: Science, Religion, and Poetry in Early Eighteenth-Century England

Colloquia
Nov 30
Robert Perelman, Department of English, University of Pennsylvania, Bain-Swiggett Visiting Lecturer, Department of English, Princeton University
McCosh Hall, Room 40 4: 30 PM

"Poetry Reading with Robert Perelman"

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Colloquia
Nov 29
David Kazanjian, Department of English, University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton (2016-17)
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Atlantic Speculations, Quotidian Globalities

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Colloquia
Nov 18
Seth Lerer, Department of Literature, University of California, San Diego; Visiting Professor, Department of English, Cornell University (FA16)
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

"Shakespeare's Lyric Stage: Poetry and the Past in the Late Plays"

Reception in Thorp Library to follow talk.

Readings
Nov 17
Frist A03, Class of 1952 Room 12: 00 PM
Readings
Nov 16
B14 McCosh Hall (Hinds Library) 12: 00 PM
Faculty meetings
Nov 15
48 McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

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