Spring 2017 Schedule Now Available!

Thursday, April 6: Thomas Dikant, Post-doc in English, University of Chicago

“Describing Murder: Anna Katharine Green’s Criminal Procedure”

Rosenwald 432, 4:30-6 pm

 

Thursday, April 20: Fredrik Albritton Jonsson, Associate Professor in History,

University of Chicago

“Inventing the Holocene: Climate, Deep Time, and Civilization in Victorian Britain”

Rosenwald 432, 4:30-6 pm

 

Thursday, May 4: Allison Turner, PhD Candidate in English, University of Chicago

“Landscape with Figures: Reimagining the Forest”

Rosenwald 432, 4:30-6 pm

 

Monday, May 8: Caroline Heller, PhD Student in English, University of Chicago

“Vernal Reading: Seasonal Circumstance in Anna Letitia Barbauld’s Hymns in Prose for Children

Co-sponsored with Poetry and Poetics

Rosenwald 432, 4:30-6 pm

 

Thursday, May 18: Amanda Jo Goldstein, Assistant Professor in English, Cornell University

“A Natural History of Violence: Allegory and Atomism in Shelley’s The Mask of Anarchy

Rosenwald 432, 4:30-6 pm

 

Thursday, June 1: Elaine Hadley, Professor of English, University of Chicago

“Becker the Obscure: Modeling Human Capital”

Rosenwald 432, 4:30-6 pm

All of these events are free and open to the public. If you have questions or require assistance, please contact David Womble (daw23@uchicago.edu) or Caroline Heller(hellercm@uchicago.edu).