Workshop Schedule

Winter Quarter, 2017

 

Monday, January 9

Edgar Garcia, Provost’s Postdoctoral Scholar and Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of English at UChicago, “Toward a Poetics of Unnatural Signs” (cosponsored with the 20th/21st Century Workshop)

 

Thursday, January 26

Anahid Nersessian, Assistant Professor, Department of English at UCLA, “Wordsworth’s Obscurity” (cosponsored with the 18th/19th-Century Atlantic Cultures Workshop)

 

Friday, February 3

Josh Kotin, Assistant Professor, Department of English at Princeton University, “Poetry and/or Community”

 

Monday, February 20

Chalcey Wilding, PhD Candidate, University of Chicago, “‘The last bleak news of the ballad:’ Gwendolyn Brooks Loiters, After Mamie Till-Mobley’s Baby”

 

Monday, March 6

Eric Powell, PhD Candidate, University of Chicago, “How to Do Things with Poems: Shelley’s Queen Mab, the Radical Press, and the English Working Class” (cosponsored with the 18th/19th-Century Atlantic Cultures Workshop)