<< January 2019 >>

Monday, January 28, 2019

Colonial Exceptionalism on Native Grounds: American Literature before American Literature

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | January 28 | 5-7 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

 Jerome McGann, John Stewart Bryan University Professor, University of Virginia, University of Virginia

 Department of English

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Partial Representation: Bruegel, Dickens, Aurbach

Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | January 30 | 5-7 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

 Alex Woloch, Professor, Stanford English

 Department of English

Public lecture. All welcome. Reception to follow.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Get Home Safe: Cross-Genre Routes through Everyday Racism

Lecture | January 31 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 691 Barrows Hall

 Center for Race and Gender

Discussion by:

Beth Piatote, Associate Professor, Native American Studies

Leigh Raiford, Associate Professor, African American Studies

The Daphne Muse Letters Collection: Correspondence Documenting Black History and Culture across the Diaspora (1898-2019)

Exhibit - Artifacts: English Department and Affiliated | January 31 | 4-6 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife room

 Daphne Muse

 Department of English, Department of African American Studies, UC Berkeley History Social Science Project

Daphne Muse is a Bay Area writer, poet, and cultural broker. Her collection of more than 3700 handwritten and typed letters dating back to 1898 resounds with the voices of activists, writers, artists, actors, world leaders, and media innovators who shaped movements, created new artistic visions, and drove the intellectual, philosophical and cultural discourse for civil rights, human rights and...   More >