MONDAY, February 15th, Liza Blake, “‘A philosophical rhymer who had only heard of another sex’: Abraham Cowley, Asexuality, and the Metaphysics of Metaphysical Poetry”

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Please join the Renaissance Workshop
Monday, February 15th when
Liza Blake
Associate Professor, English
University of Toronto
presents the paper
“‘A philosophical rhymer who had only heard of another sex’: Abraham Cowley, Asexuality, and the Metaphysics of Metaphysical Poetry”
MONDAY, February 15th
4:30-6:00pm
The paper, to be read in advance, has been distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list.
Zoom Meeting Information:
https://uchicago.zoom.us/j/94431294990?pwd=b1c3YmRnU3ljdE0wK0hBMDYyNzdHQT09
Meeting ID: 944 3129 4990
Passcode: 338383
If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Ryan Campagna (rcampagna@uchicago.edu) or Sarah-Gray Lesley (sglesley@uchicago.edu). 
Image: Portrait of young Abraham Cowley, Mary Beale (Photo Credit: Abraham Cowley Text and Image Archive of the University of Virginia).

MONDAY, February 1st: William West (Northwestern) on “The Renaissances We Merit: Afterlives of the Renaissance”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop

Monday, February 1st, when

William West

Associate Professor of English, Classics, and Comparative Literary Studies

Northwestern University

presents the paper:

“The Renaissances We Merit: Afterlives of the Renaissance”

MONDAY, February 1st

4:30-6:00pm

 

Zoom:

https://uchicago.zoom.us/j/94645115623?pwd=TXpUY3lRTHVsOGdZVEVuN1daOVdkQT09

Password: 545168

The paper, to be read in advance, will be distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and will be available on our website.

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here.  We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Ryan Campagna (rcampagna@uchicago.edu) or Sarah-Gray Lesley (sglesley@uchicago.edu).

MONDAY, January 11th: Brandy Williams, “Cultivating the Essential Body: Formations of Race and Sex in Shakespeare’s ‘Titus Andronicus'”


Please join the Renaissance Workshop
Monday, January 11th when

Brandy Williams
PhD Student, English
University of Chicago
presents the paper:

“Cultivating the Essential Body: Formations of Race and Sex in Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus

MONDAY, January 11th
4:30-6:00pm

(Co-Sponsored with The Reproduction of Race and Racial Ideologies Working Group)

Zoom Meeting Information:
https://uchicago.zoom.us/j/92565351564?pwd=TmRBeHdsYTA5Tkg2Y2VWQk1SSWZYdz09
Meeting ID: 925 6535 1564 Passcode: 466738

The paper, to be read in advance, has been distributed to the Renaissance Workshop mailing list and is available on our website  under the password “cultivate.”

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here. We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Ryan Campagna (rcampagna@uchicago.edu) or Sarah-Gray Lesley (sglesley@uchicago.edu).

Image: “‘Titus Andronicus, Act IV, Scene 2, Aaron the Moor, Demetrius, and a Nurse and Child,”  Thomas Kirk, 1796 (Photo Credit: Royal Shakespeare Company Collection).

MONDAY November 16th: Joseph Gamble on “How to Do the History of Homoeroticism”

Please join the Renaissance Workshop

Monday, November 16th, when

Joseph Gamble

Assistant Professor, English

University of Toledo

presents the paper:

 “How to Do the History of Homoeroticism”
MONDAY, November 16th
4:30-6:00pm

(Co-Sponsored with the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality)

Zoom: https://uchicago.zoom.us/j/94926561656?pwd=N1hKSDVVRmRHdG9DeXR2dDQ3VGJlZz09

Password: 292698

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here.  We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Ryan Campagna (rcampagna@uchicago.edu) or Sarah-Gray Lesley (sglesley@uchicago.edu).

Image: “Three Graces” from Emblemata Amatoria (1620).

MONDAY October 19th: Megan Heffernan, “Inventories and Invention: Making Genre in Englands Helicon” 

Please join the Renaissance Workshop
Monday, October 19th, when

Megan Heffernan
Assistant Professor, English
Depaul University
presents the paper:

“Inventories and Invention: Making Genre in Englands Helicon.”
MONDAY, October 19th
4:30-6:00pm

Zoom Meeting Information:

Password: 680220

If you would like to join our mailing list, please click here.  We are committed to making our workshop accessible to all persons. Questions, requests, and/or concerns should be directed to Ryan Campagna (rcampagna@uchicago.edu) or Sarah-Gray Lesley (sglesley@uchicago.edu).