"Building Along Borders" - A Roundtable Forum

Dec 7, 2012, 10:00 am12:00 pm
106 McCormick


Event Description
“Building Along the Borders”:

Intersectionality & Interdisciplinary Studies in English

A Roundtable Forum

The launch of Intersections, a new working group in the Department of English - Friday, December 7th from 10am-12noon in 106 McCormick, followed by lunch in the Center for African American Studies, Stanhope Hall.

“Building Along the Borders”—a roundtable forum featuring recent alumni from Princeton’s PhD in English program discussing the interdisciplinary study of race, gender, sexuality and class in their current research, on the job market, and in the classroom.

Adrienne Brown ‘11, assistant professor of English, University of Chicago

Nadia Ellis ‘08, assistant professor of English, UC Berkeley

Briallen Hopper ‘10, lecturer in English, Yale University & faculty fellow at the University Church in Yale

Sonya Posmentier ‘12, assistant professor of English, NYU

Lindsay Reckson ‘11, postdoctoral fellow in English, UT Austin

Moderated by Prof. Bill Gleason, English Department, Program in American Studies and Center for African American Studies