<< February 2019 >>

Monday, February 4, 2019

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Townsend Center's Berkeley Book Chat with Michael Nylan: The Chinese Pleasure Book

Lecture | February 6 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall

Poetry Reading: Cedar Sigo with Noah Warren: Holloway Poetry Series

Reading - Literary | February 6 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room (315)

The Holloway Series in Poetry Presents Cedar Sigo

Reading - Literary: English Department and Affiliated | February 6 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Lunch Poems: Ari Banias

Reading - Literary | February 7 | 12:10-12:50 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

The Politics of Truth: A Way Forward: Arlie Hochschild and Thomas Laqueur in Conversation

Lecture | February 7 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room 220 Stephens Hall

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

Language, Aesthetics, Consciousness: A Symposium on Jonathan Kramnick's Paper Minds: Literature and the Ecology of Consciousness

Conference/Symposium: English Department and Affiliated | February 11 | 4:30-7 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

High-Performing Teams

Workshop | February 13 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | International House, Home Room

The Exeter Anthology: Codicological Grace and Integrative Poetics

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | February 13 | 12 p.m. | 306 Wheeler Hall

Total Medicine: An Approach to the Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Medical Texts

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | February 13 | 5 p.m. | 300 Wheeler Hall

The Holloway Series in Poetry Presents Andrea Brady

Reading - Literary: English Department and Affiliated | February 13 | 6:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Modernism in Wartime: Avant-Gardes, Revolutions, Poetries

Lecture | February 14 | 5-7 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife

Friday, February 15, 2019

Modernisms, New and Old

Seminar | February 15 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | 306 Wheeler Hall

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Milton and Materiality Symposium

Conference/Symposium: English Department and Affiliated | February 16 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | 300 Wheeler Hall

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Return to Form: a panel on Caroline Levine's FORMS: Whole, Rhythm, Hierarchy, Network (Princeton UP, 2015)

Panel Discussion: English Department and Affiliated | February 19 | 5 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Artist and Curator: Silvia Gruner in conversation with Tarek Elhaik

Lecture | February 20 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Dwinelle Annex, Room 126

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Future Reading: What Is Anglophone Fiction in the 21st Century?

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | February 21 | 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

Friday, February 22, 2019

Publishing in 20th+21st Century Literature

Workshop: English Department and Affiliated | February 22 | 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | 306 Wheeler Hall

A Question of Time: A Roundtable on American Literature from Colonial to Contemporary Fiction

Panel Discussion: English Department and Affiliated | February 22 | 1:30-3 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

Monday, February 25, 2019

Ned Sublette: Kalunga, Kongo Thought in Africa and the Americas

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | February 25 | 4-6 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

From Exile to Utopia: A Yugoslav Writer’s Return

Lecture | February 25 | 4-6 p.m. | B-4 Dwinelle Hall

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Michael Lewis in Conversation on the Art of Writing

Lecture | February 26 | 5 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Reading Room

Very Slight Worry: Sonnet Recitation Festival

Reading - Literary: English Department and Affiliated | February 26 | 5 p.m. | Doe Library, 308A (accessible through the art history library on the 3rd floor)

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Maggie Nelson: Songs of Care and Constraint: Townsend Center Una's Lecture 2019

Lecture | February 27 | 5 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler Hall

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Maggie Nelson in Conversation with Nadia Ellis: Writing Freedom — and Its Constraints

Special Event | February 28 | 5 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens