Events

February 27, 2019 - 7:30pm

City of Asylum: “Drone Poetics"

a reading and conversation with visiting fellow Andrea Brady (University of London, English) Read More>
February 28, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "‘Only the soldered mouth can tell’: Emily Dickinson, M. NourbeSe Philip, and the Story that Cannot be Told"

with visiting fellow Andrea Brady (University of London, English) and responses from Piotr Gwiazda (English) & Simon DeDeo (Social and Decision Sciences, CMU) Read More>
February 28, 2019 - 6:30pm

Lecture "Blackness and the Powers of Horror: Film, Performance, Poetry, Criticism"

Simone White, M. Lamar and Zandashé Brown Read More>
March 5, 2019 - 4:00pm

Lecture: Toward a Global South Aesthetics with Special Reference to Peter Carey's Fiction

Didier Coste, Professeur Émérite de Littérature Comparée Université Bordeaux Montaigne Read More>
March 6, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium:The Literary Construction of Cosmopolitan Identities

Dider Coste  Read More>
March 7, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Extensions of our Body Moving, Dancing: The American Avant-Garde’s Theories of Handheld Cinematography"

with Adam Hart (Film Studies) and responses from Randall Halle (German) & Dana Och (Film Studies)   Read More>
March 18, 2019 - 11:00am

Lecture: “Teaching Empathy through Virtual Reality”

with Amanda Licastro (Stevenson University, English) Read More>
March 19, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Grad Student Workshop with Diana Taylor, NYU

Text: Performance (Duke UP, 2016) Read More>
March 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Lecture: "Dead Capital"

with Dr. Diana Taylor (New York University, Performance Studies and Spanish) Read More>
March 20, 2019 - 4:30pm

Environmental Humanities Colloquium: “Natural Gas Drilling in Pennsylvania before the Marcellus Shale Boom”

with Marcy Ladson (Doctoral Student in History) with a response from James Wynn (CMU, History) Read More>
March 21, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "‘The Purloined Letter’ and the Invention of Intelligence"

with Ittai Orr (Yale, Doctoral Student in American Studies) and responses from Jeff Aziz (English) & Matt Rebhorn (English, James Madison University) Read More>
March 21, 2019 - 5:00pm

Medical Humanities Lecture: "Gender Before Birth: Sex Selection in a Transnational Context"

with Rajani Bhatia (SUNY-Albany, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) Read More>
March 25, 2019 - 4:00pm

Lecture: "Satire and the Public Emotions"

with Robert Phiddian (Flinders University, English) Read More>
March 26, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "What Matters? Talking Value in Culture"

with Robert Phiddian (Flinders University, English) and responses from David Shumway (English, CMU) & Alys Moody (English, Macquarie University (Humanities Center Early Career Fellow)) Read More>
March 28, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Rezoning the Alternative: Art and Politics in New York at the Dawn of the Reagan Era"

with Steve Lyons (FRQSC Postdoctoral Fellow in Art History) and responses from Terry Smith (HAA) & Dan Kubis (English) Read More>

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