Events

Feb 26
Karen Weisman, Department of English, University of Toronto
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Singing in a Foreign Land: Anglo-Jewish Poetry in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Feb 28
Daniel Hazard, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"On Afro-Cuban Documentaries"

Feb 28
Joshua Kotin, Princeton University; Susan Stewart, Princeton University
Labyrinth Books, 122 Nassau St
6: 00 PM to 8: 00 PM

Mar 06
Meta DuEwa Jones, Department of English and Comparative Literature, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Mar 12
Monique Allewaert, University of Wisconsin-Madison, author of Ariel’s Ecology: Personhood and Colonialism in the American Tro pics, 1760-1820
106 McCormick 4: 30 PM
Mar 13
Monique Allewaert,University of Wisconsin-Madison author of Ariel’s Ecology: Personhood and Colonialism in the American Tro pics, 1760-1820
Prospect House, RSVP Required
12: 00 PM to 1: 30 PM

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?
 

Mar 13
Nicky Zeeman
McCosh Hall, 40 4: 30 PM
Mar 14
Daniel Braun, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"T.S. Eliot's Estimations"

Mar 15
Ann Kirschner, City University of New York
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Networking Your Way into a New Career

Mar 15
Lisa Brooks, Department of English and Department of American Studies, Amherst College
TBA 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Mar 27
40 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #4)
12: 00 PM to 1: 15 PM

Open to sophomores interested in learning more about becoming an English Major.

Mar 28
Cate Mahoney, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"On Frost"

Mar 29
Amanda Anderson, Department of English, Brown University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Mar 30
Helen Deutsch, UCLA and Kristen Silva Gruesz
B14 McCosh Hall, basement level (Outer Entry Door #2)
3: 30 PM to 6: 00 PM

Helen Deutsch, UCLA, "Between the World and teh Archive": Jonathan Swift, Edward Said and the Critic's Job of Work AND Kristen Silva Gruesz, UCSC, "Comparative or Entangled? Cotton Mather and the Spanish South"

Apr 09
Autumn Womack, Anne Cheng and Susan Stewart
40 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #4)
11: 00 AM to 12: 00 PM

Princeton Previews Open House information session for admitted students and their parents. 

Apr 09
Patricia Ingham, Department of English, Indiana University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Curious Creatures: Senience, Imitation, and the Case of the Medieval Ape

Apr 10
Marisa Parham, Department of English, Amherst College
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

Apr 11
Andrew Williamson, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"The Rest is Silence: On Louis Zukofsky"

Apr 16
40 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #4)
11: 00 AM to 12: 00 PM

Princeton Previews Open House information session for admitted students and their parents. 

Apr 18
Meagan Wilson, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

Title TBD

Apr 19
4: 30 PM to 9: 00 PM

An event designed to bring undergraduates and departmental faculty together for an afternoon of lively intellectual exchange; followed by a celebratory dinner for all.

 

Apr 24
Yopie Prins, Department of English Language and Literature, University of Michigan
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 4: 30 PM

Title TBA

Reception in the Thorp Library to follow talk.

May 02
Ian Davis, Department of English, Princeton University
12: 00 PM

"On Barnes"

May 09
Carl Adair, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"T.S. Eliot's Hermeneutic Conversion"

May 16
10 McCosh Hall (Entry 1 or A)
9: 00 AM to 1: 00 PM
May 17
10 McCosh Hall (Entry 1 or A)
9: 00 AM to 1: 00 PM
May 30
Caitlin Charos, Department of English, Princeton University
Hinds Library (Room B14), McCosh Hall 12: 00 PM

"On Zoë Wicomb"

Jun 04
Princeton University, Department of English Faculty
50 McCosh Hall (outer entry door #5)
12: 00 PM to 2: 00 PM

Join us, as we celebrate the Class of 2018, for a one-hour session of prize awards and class memories. Family and friends are encouraged to attend. Refreshments to follow in the McCosh courtyard. Rain or shine.

Actual time, TBA.

General admission. RSVPs not required.