2010-2011 Academic Year
Elizabeth Otto, Assistant Professor of Visual Studies at SUNY Buffalo.
Sharon Kinoshita, Professor and Graduate Program Director of the UC Santa Cruz Literature Department.
November 3-4, Anthony Grafton, Henry Putnam University Professor of History at Princeton, gave a lecture and lead a colloquium discussion on his recent work. A reading group on his published work was held in October, the week before his visit.
November 17-18, we welcomed Geoffrey Harpham, President and Director of the National Humanities Center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. He gave a lecture titled "How America Invented the Humanities," and he lead a colloquium discussion on his recent work on the state of the Humanities.
Judith Halberstam, Professor of English, American Studies and Ethnicity, and Gender Studies, at the University of Southern California, was in residence with us from January 27, 2011, to February 4. She gave two lectures and lead colloquia on her recent work on gender, sexuality, and power. Reading groups on her published work were held in January before her visit.
Sylvia Molloy, Albert Schweitzer Professor in the Humanities at New York University, visited campus March 15-17, 2011.
From March 28 through April 1, 2011, Stanley Corngold, Professor Emeritus of German and Comparative Literature at Princeton, gave a lecture and conducted a series of colloquia.
Hermann Herlinghaus, Hispanic Languages and Literatures
Hermann Herlinghaus' departmental Web site
Lina Insana, Italian
Lina Insana’s departmental Web site
Clark Muenzer, German
Clark Muenzer’s departmental Web site
Courtney Weikle-Mills, English
Courtney Weikle-Mill’s departmental Web site