Events

Jan 22
Hope Rogers, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 11: 00 AM

Good Girls: Female Agency and Convention in the Nineteenth-Century British Novel

Dissertation Advisers:  Anne Cheng, Claudia Johnson, Deborah Nord

Feb 05
Carl C. Adair, Department of English, Princeton University
40 McCosh Hall 10: 00 AM

Faithful Readings: Religion, Hermeneutics, and the Habits of Criticism, 1880-1950

Dissertation Advisers:  Diana Fuss, Joshua Kotin, Sarah Rivett

Feb 06
40 McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Presentation by Princeton Office of Career Services

Saidya Hartman
Feb 07
Saidiya Hartman
East Pyne 010 4: 30 PM

"Wild Thoughts and Rumors about the Auspicious Era of Extensive Freedom, or A Speculative History of the Demise of White Supremacy"

 

Feb 13
Jennifer Soong, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"Forgetting, Knowledge, and Action: The Work of Gertrude Stein"

Feb 14
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

This event is restricted to English Department graduate students.

Black Poetry - Gala Reading
Feb 14
Matthews Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center
7: 00 PM to 9: 00 PM

Free and open to the public; no advance tickets required.

Details about the event are available at blackpoetry.princeton.edu.

Black Poetry Conference Poster
Feb 15
Lewis Arts Complex
10: 00 AM to 9: 00 PM

The Black Poetry Conference features more than 40 poets in a series of panels and readings, organized by Tracy K. Smith, Joshua Kotin, and Jaamil Olawale Kosoko.

Please see the Conference website for full details.

 

Japanese / America Symposium
Feb 15
Chancellor Green Rotunda 1: 30 PM

The Princeton University Program in American Studies and Program in Asian American Studies invite you to explore Japanese America, past and present, transpacific and hemispheric.

Feb 21
Parul Sehgal, The New York Times
East Pyne 010 4: 30 PM

https://ams.princeton.edu/events/asian-american-studies-lecture-series-p...

 

Feb 21
Rachel Eisendrath, Department of English, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Barnard College, Columbia University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBD

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Cartographies of New York and Other Postwar American Cities: Art, Literature and Urban Spaces
Feb 26
Monica Manolescu
School of Architechture South Gallery 12: 00 PM

Cartographies of New York and Other Postwar American Cities: Art, Literature and Urban Spaces explores phenomena of urban mapping in the discourses and strategies of a variety of postwar artists and practitioners of space: Allan Kaprow, Claes Oldenburg, Vito Acconci, Gordon Matta-Clark,

Feb 26
Herman Beavers, Department of English and Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Feb 27
Ian Davis, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"Contempt in James Baldwin's Giovanni's Room"

Poetry, Mind & Action poster
Feb 28
Oren Izenberg, University of California
Chancellor Green 105 4: 30 PM

This talk is one of three given by Oren Izenberg in the Bain-Swiggett "Poetry, Mind and Action" seminar series.

Poetry, Mind & Action poster
Mar 04
Oren Izenberg, University of California
Chancellor Green 105 4: 30 PM

This talk is the second of three given by Oren Izenberg in the Bain-Swiggett "Poetry, Mind and Action" seminar series.

Poetry, Mind & Action poster
Mar 06
Oren Izenberg, University of California
Chancellor Green 105 4: 30 PM

This talk is the third and final talk by Oren Izenberg in the Bain Swiggett "Poetry, Mind and Action" seminar series.

Mar 07
Kandice Chuh, CUNY/The Graduate Center
East Pyne 010 4: 30 PM

https://ams.princeton.edu/events/asian-american-studies-lecture-series-k...

Mar 13
Brittney Edmonds, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"Rereading Richard Wright's Native Son"

Mar 14
Jim Casey, Princeton Center for Digital Humanities, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Frederick Douglass, New Orleans, and the Possibility of Editorship Studies

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Mar 26
Amber Musser, Associate Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Washington University in St.Louis & Xandra Ibarra
McCormick 106
4: 30 PM to 6: 30 PM

TBA

 

 

Mar 27
Jonathan Farina, Department of English, Seton Hall University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Apr 03
RL Goldberg, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Title TBA

Sense: Weatving Water Original
Apr 04
TBA 4: 30 PM

Click here to view the conference website for information about registration, speakers and the conference schedule.

Apr 05
Adam Potkay, Jr. Professor of Humanities at the College of William and Mary.
TBA 2: 00 PM

Time for this Colloquium is TBA.

Apr 10
Oliver Browne, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 10: 00 AM

"Modernism and 'the old problem...what to do with your revolution once you've got it' "

Apr 11
Nick Gaskill, Associate Professor of American Literature at Oxford University
Hinds Library (All day)
Apr 17
Professor Eva Cherniavsky
TBA 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Apr 17
Firestone Library
4: 30 PM to 6: 00 PM

Brian Cassidy will lead a workshop at Rare Books and Special Collections at Firestone Library titled, "The Machines That Made Them: Identifying Twentieth-Century Duplicating Technologies."

Apr 24
Kimberly Bain, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"Cough"

Apr 29
Isabel Rivers is Professor of Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Culture at Queen Mary University of London
Dickinson 211 4: 30 PM
May 02
Colleen Lye, University of California, Berkeley
East Pyne 010 4: 30 PM

https://ams.princeton.edu/events/asian-american-studies-lecture-series-c...

May 02
Jessica Wolfe, Department of English and Comparative Literature, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
4: 30 PM

Thomas Browne and the Mystery of Number in the Seventeenth Century

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Oct 04
TBA
8: 30 AM to 5: 30 PM

This conference will be held 10/4/2019 and 10/5/2019 from 8:30am to 5:30pm each day.

Speakers and official title TBA.