Author Archives: Jason Nielsen

Upcoming student workshops: Friday, April 20th, 2pm & Friday, May 11th, 2pm

The 20th/21st c workshops or works in progress series continues. Organized by Dan Hengel. Friday, April 20th, 2pm, room 4406 in the Thesis room. & Friday, May 11th, 2pm, room 4406 in the Thesis room. Past workshops included: sharing ideas … Continue reading

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April 14th, 2018: Saturdays at NYPL – Open House for Archival Encounters

Second date! More to follow – fall 2018! Join us for Saturdays at NYPL: Open House for Archival Encounters at the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature. Saturday, April 14th: 10am-2pm Location: Room 320, The … Continue reading

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March 23, 2018: ESA Conference – “Breaking Through: Textures and Aesthetics of Rupture”

The Twentieth Century Area Studies group co-sponsored the English Student Association Graduate Conference: Breaking Through: Textures and Aesthetics of Rupture Friday, March 23rd, 2018 – full program is here. Reception to follow. The day will feature two keynote speakers — … Continue reading

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Friday, Oct 27th, 2017: Omri Moses – “Poetry and the Environmentally Extended Mind”

Upcoming in fall 2017, co-sponsored by the Twentieth Century Area Studies Group Omri Moses – “Poetry and the Environmentally Extended Mind” Friday, October 27th, 4pm – 7pm, room 4406 Over the last two decades, cognitive scientists working in embodied, extended, … Continue reading

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March 31, 2017: ESA Conference – “The Vibrating World: Soundscapes and Undersongs”

The Twentieth Century Area Studies Group is co-sponsor of this year’s English Student Association Conference – “The Vibrating World: Soundscapes and Undersongs” – on Friday, March 31st, all day. Open to all. Conference Website and Center for Humanities page Join us … Continue reading

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Spring 2017 Talk: Matthew Hart – “City-State: Setting and Sovereignty in China Miéville’s The City & the City”

Fall 2017 English Program Friday Forum talk: The CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue (between 34th and 35th St.), room 4406 Friday March 24th, 4pm, open to all Matthew Hart (Assistant Professor, English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University):  “City-State: Setting and … Continue reading

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