Current Schedule

All events are listed in Central Time and will be hosted virtually via Zoom. Please contact Benjamin Ransom (bransom@uchicago.edu) or Lily Huang (lilyx@uchicago.edu) to join our mailing list in order to receive Zoom links.

Friday 16 April, 3:30 pm

“Universal Biology and Anti-totalitarian Politics in France, 1940-1952” by Isabel Gabel, Postdoctoral Fellow in Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genetics and Genomics in the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy and Visiting Scholar in the Department of History at University of Pennsylvania.

Friday 30 April, 3:30 pm

“The Sublime in Racine’s Biblical Plays” by Esther Van Dyke, PhD Candidate in Romance Languages and Literatures, The University of Chicago

Friday 14 May, 9:15 am – 4:15 pm

Marcel Proust: Contested Legacies (Click here for the complete conference schedule)

Friday 28 May, 3:30 p.m.

“Remapping 1968: Francophone Writers and the “Global” Protest,” by Michele Kenfack: PhD Candidate in Romance Languages and Literatures, The University of Chicago