Spring Schedule

Monday, April 7, 2014

Mark Payne, Professor, Department of Classics and the Committee on Social Thought, University of Chicago

“Callimachus, Twombly, and the Poetics of Childhood”

4:30-6pm, Rosenwald 405


Friday, April 25, 2014  *Please note the unusual day, time, and location.*

Charles Altieri, Professor, Department of English, UC Berkeley

“Valuing in Poetry, or What Literary Theory Can Learn from Wittgenstein’s Silence About Ethics”

10-11:30am, Cobb 409


Monday, May 5, 2014

Patrick Morrissey, Department of English, University of Chicago

“Particularity and Personality in Williams’s Kora in Hell



Monday, May 12, 2014

Patrick Durgin

Title TBA (On Hannah Weiner)

Time and Location TBA

Co-Sponsored with Disability Matters


Thursday, May 15, 2014  *Please note the unusual day and location.”

Luba Golburt, Associate Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley

Title TBA

4:30-6pm, Harper 145


Monday, June 2, 2014

Joel Calahan, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Chicago

“Lyric, Dialectology, and the Problem of Genre”

4:30-6pm, Rosenwald 405


These events are free and open to the public.  We are committed to making our workshop fully accessible to persons with disabilities.  Questions or concerns should be directed to Andrew Peart at apeart@uchicago.edu or Patrick Morrissey at pfmorrissey@uchicago.edu.