Department News

The English Department Lecture Series Presents: Katherine Hayles

Katherine Hayles Thursday, April 17, at 4:00 in LC 317  Professor and Director of Graduate Studies at Duke University, Hayles has a background in Chemistry and English. Her interests include digital humanities; electronic literature; literature, science and technology; science fiction; and critical theory. Hayles is the author of...

Anglophone Histories: a Departmental Colloquium

Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m This is a cross-period colloquium in which the English department as a whole aims to initiate an informal but vigorous conversation about our collective stake in the cultural history of the English language. There will be 3 panel sessions beginning mid-morning and extending throughout the day:...

Comparative Literature Presents: "Shapeshifters: Recycling and Literature"

Please join us for this year's annual Comparative Literature conference, Shapeshifters: Recycling and Literature. The conference will feature two keynote lectures by Professors Wai Chee Dimock (Yale) and Maite Zubiaurre (UCLA). All are welcome to attend. More information available at www.shapeshiftersconference.com Date & Time: Friday,...