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Department Awards & Recognition

When Apr 26, 2021
from 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
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Our annual awards ceremony for all students, staff, alums, and faculty will take place virtually on Monday, April 26, 2021, starting at 6:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. 

 

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Christine Okoth (University of Warwick), "Inexhaustibility and the Aesthetics of Reuse"

When Apr 19, 2021
from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
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Artist Ibrahim Mahama and his gallery the White Cube

Sookja Cho (Arizona State), "Tales of the Forgotten: The Story of Premodern Korean Literature and Its Interactions with China"

When Apr 12, 2021
from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
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Weihsin Gui (UC Riverside), "Hyphenational Poetics: Omar Musa’s Malaysian Australian Poetry"

When Apr 05, 2021
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LAC Roundtable (Unraveling the Anthropocene) with Laura Anderson Barbata (Independent Artist) and Darren Ranco (University of Maine)

When Mar 29, 2021
from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
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Thomas Lamarre (McGill University), "Media Ecology: Television and Animation"

When Mar 22, 2021
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Sponsored by the department of Comparative Literature, department of Asian Studies, Center for Humanities and Information, and the Digital Culture and Media Initiative.

Tom Chen (Lehigh University), "A Trans-Nationalist Cinema: North Korean Films in Socialist China"

When Mar 15, 2021
from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
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Leo Ching (Duke University), "Towards an Archipelagic East Asia: Taiwan, Jeju, Okinawa and Decontinentalization"

When Mar 01, 2021
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Rose Jolly (Penn State), "BEYOND HUMAN RIGHTS – THE NOVEL AS RIGHT-MAKING ARTEFACT"

When Feb 22, 2021
from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
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Robin Visser (UNC-Chapel Hill), "Sinophone Anti-Epics of the Anthropocene"

When Feb 15, 2021
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Zelideth Rivas (Marshall College), “Displaced evidence: Archival research and oral history across languages and cultures.”

When Feb 08, 2021
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Leila Pazargadi (Nevada State College), "Autographics & The Archive: Visualizing Memory & Trauma in Southwestern Asian Graphic Memoirs"

When Feb 01, 2021
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Reginald Jackson (University of Michigan), "Showing Up to Withhold: Economies of Enslavement and Spectacular Restraint in Medieval Japanese Performance"

When Jan 25, 2021
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Kevin Platt (University of Pennsylvania), "Cultural Arbitrage in the Era of Thee Worlds: Art and Literature Across Cold War Borders."

When Nov 16, 2020
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Cajetan Nwabueze Iheka (Yale University), "The Niger Delta, Ecologies of Oil, and Trauma of the Future"

When Nov 09, 2020
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Victoria Lupașcu (The University of Montréal), Romanian New Wave Cinema: Negotiating Health in Transitional Times

When Nov 02, 2020
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Michael Hill (William & Mary), “Other Comparisons: Seeing Chinese Language Reform Through Arabic”

When Oct 26, 2020
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Julia Alekseyeva (University of Pennsylvania), "Politics and Protest in the Japanese Allegorical Semi-Documentary"

When Oct 19, 2020
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Nick Jones (Bucknell University), on "Staging Habla de Negros in Iberian Early Modernity"

When Oct 12, 2020
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Yurou Zhong (University of Toronto), on "Chinese Grammatology: Script Revolution and Literary Modernity, 1916–1958"

When Oct 05, 2020
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Luis Álvarez Castro (University of Florida), on "Miguel de Unamuno's Modernist Novel: On the Being of Fiction and the Fiction of the Being"

When Sep 28, 2020
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Luis Álvarez-Castro is Professor of Spanish in the department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies at the University of Florida, where he serves as associate chair and graduate coordinator. His research centers on nineteenth- and twentieth-century Spanish literature and culture, along with contemporary representations of that period. He is the author of Los espejos del yo: Existencialismo y metaficción en la narrativa de Unamuno (2015); La palabra y el ser en la teoría literaria de Unamuno (2005); and El universo femenino de Ángel Ganivet (1996). He is the editor of Approaches to Teaching the Works of Miguel de Unamuno (2020), and has published annotated editions of several nineteenth-century literary works, such as Ángel Ganivet’s Teatro y poesía; Luis Bonafoux’s El avispero; and Eugenio Antonio Flores’s Trata de blancas. His current projects include an annotated edition of Eduardo López Bago’s Carne importada. He is co-editor of the journal Decimonónica, and associate editor of the journals Siglo Diecinueve and Hispania. 

 

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Jeanmarie Higgins (PSU), "Absence and Presence in Theatrical Domestic Spaces"

When Sep 21, 2020
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Anti-Racist Pedagogies: A Roundtable with Molly Appel (Nevada State College), Rose Jolly (PSU), and Eduardo Ramos (PSU). Jon Correa (PSU) to serve as moderator.

When Sep 14, 2020
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Zelideth Rivas (Marshall University), “Displaced evidence: Archival research and oral history across languages and cultures.” CANCELLED

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Aimee Kwon (Duke University), CANCELLED

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Thomas Chen (Lehigh University), "Made in Censorship" CANCELLED

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Imani Owens (Rutgers University), "Canefields at Dusk: Black Writing and the U.S-Caribbean Geographies of the Harlem Renaissance" - CANCELLED

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Cajetan Iheka (Yale University), "Traumatic Ecologies of Oil: The Niger Delta Example in Curse of the Black Gold" - CANCELLED

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Bruce Robbins (Columbia University), "Here There Is No Why: Atrocity, History, Meaning" - CANCELLED

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Travis Workman (University of Minnesota), "Legacies of Japan's Imperial Humanism in 'Postcolonial' Korea"

When Mar 02, 2020
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