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CMLIT Annual Awards Ceremony Apr 23, 2020 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
CGS Arabic Film Series Sep 22, 2016 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM Foster Auditorium,
CGS Arabic Film Series Oct 20, 2016 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
"The Rise of the Surface: Cartography, Poetics, and Visual Art across the Early Modern World (France, Germany, Poland)", Katharina Piechocki, Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University Oct 24, 2016 from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM 102 Kern,
Katharina N. Piechocki is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature at Harvard University. She holds a PhD. in Comparative Literature from New York University (2013) for a thesis on “Cartographic Humanism” and a doctorate in Romance Languages from Vienna University (2009) on the origin of the opera libretto. In 2015-16, Katharina was a Distinguished Junior External Fellow at the Stanford Humanities Center, where she was completing her first book manuscript, “Cartographic Humanism: Defining Early Modern Europe, 1480-1580.” In spring 2017, she will be a scholar in residence at the IFK (Internationales Forschungsinstitut für Kulturwissenschaften) in Vienna, Austria. At Harvard, Katharina is the co-chair (together with Tom Conley) of the Cartography Seminar at the Mahindra Humanities Center.
"Vernacular Politics, Anglophone Prose: the Early Days of the Indian Novel in English", Snehal A. Shingavi, Associate Professor of English, University of Texas Oct 31, 2016 from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM 102 Kern,
Snehal Shingavi is associate professor of English at the University of Texas, Austin, and the author of The Mahatma Misunderstood: the politics and forms of literary nationalism in India (Anthem Books, 2013).  He has also translated Munshi Premchand’s Hindi novel, Sevasadan (Oxford, 2005), the Urdu short-story collection, Angaaray (Penguin, 2014), and Bhisham Sahni’s autobiography, Today’s Pasts (Penguin, 2015).  He has a forthcoming translation of Agyeya’s novel, Shekhar: A Life, 2 vols. (Penguin, 2017).
Alan Golding, "Avant-gardism Against Itself: 'Conversation' and the Reader Critic in the Little Review" Oct 02, 2017 from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
Curie Virag: “The Garden as a Site of Pleasure in China and Byzantium: What We Can Learn from Comparing Medieval Traditions” Apr 22, 2019 from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM
Brazilian graphic novelist Marcelo d’Salete to give a talk Jan 28, 2020 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM 160 Willard,
Aimee Kwon (Duke University), CANCELLED Apr 20, 2020 from 12:15 PM to 01:30 PM 102 Kern,
Qiana Whitted workshop - CANCELLED Mar 18, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM 103 Ihlseng Cottage ,