2008 Fall Colloquium/Event Schedule

*All readings will be on electronic reserves, listed under UNIT 2008, Goodlad.

Monday September 15, 8:00 pm
Levis Music Room

Author’s Roundtable I:
Roberto Dainotto, Europe (In Theory)

Monday, September 15
Levis Music Room, 8pm
Respondents: Elena Delgado, Spanish; Manuel Rota, Italian; Carl Lehnen, English

The first of a three-part series in which scholars will discuss their recent books in a conversational setting with respondents from the University of Illinois

Monday October 6, 8:00 pm
IPRH Seminar Room

Unit 2008 Forum:
An Introduction

Monday, October 6
IPRH Seminar Room, 8pm

Learn about opportunities for scholarship offered through the Unit for Criticism

Friday, October 24, 3:00 pm
Levis Faculty Center

Kaja Silverman:
“Photography Through Other Means”

Friday, October 24
Levis Faculty Center, 3pm



Monday, November 3, 8:00 pm
Levis Music Room

Author’s Roundtable II:
Eva Illouz, Cold Intimacies: The Making of Emotional Capitalism

Monday, November 3
Levis Music Room, 8pm

Respondents: Manisha Basu, English; Alejandro Lugo, Anthropology-Latina/Latino Studies; Eric Dalle, Comparative Literature

The second of a three-part series in which scholars will discuss their recent books in a conversational setting with respondents from the University of Illinois

 


Monday, November 17, 8:00pm

Levis Faculty Center

Renée Trilling:
"The Aesthetics of Nostalgia: Modern Readers & Medieval Texts"

Monday, November 17
Levis Faculty Center, 8pm

Respondent: Eleanora Stoppino, Italian

 

Monday, December 8, 8:00pm
Levis Faculty Center

Author’s Roundtable III:
Tim Dean, Unlimited Intimacy: Reflections on the Subculture of Barebacking

Monday, December 8
Levis Music Room, 8pm

Respondents: Matti Bunzl, Anthropology; Cris Mayo, English

The third of a three-part series in which scholars will discuss their recent books in a conversational setting with respondents from the University of Illinois