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Prof. Cedric Tolliver, Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in American Literature—NEW COURSE

Prof. Cedric Tolliver will be in residence in the English Department as Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in American Literature. His research deals with diasporic cosmopolitan culture defined by African American, Anglophone Caribbean, and Francophone Caribbean intellectuals after World War II. During his 2013-14 research residency at McGill, Prof. Tolliver will offer an advanced undergraduate course exploring the interdisciplinary nature of African diasporic cultural politics in this period.

Published: 28May2013

Transnational Imaginations / Futures of African Studies

29Apr201312:00
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18:30
Arts Building Room 160, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

12-1pm: Lunch and Welcome Remarks

1-2:45 pm: Roundtable on Transnationalism and African Studies

Chair: Elizabeth Elbourne (McGill)

2013 Dept. of English Undergraduate Honours Symposium

26Apr201315:30
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18:30
Thomson House Basement, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA

Featuring the following presentations:

Stephanie Adjemian, “Critical Structures: Daily Life, Elegy, and the Sonnet Form”

A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

11Apr201319:30
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13Apr201319:30
Arts Building Moyse Hall, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

Directed by Sean Carney

Production Management and Set Design by
Corinne Deeley

2012-2013 Department of English Faculty Colloquium

12Mar201316:00
Peel 3475 Room 101, 3475 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W7, CA

The Question of Collaboration in Scholarship: 

Talk by Massimo Rizzante - "The Essay and the Novel: Notes about a massacre"

14Mar201316:00
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18:00
Arts Building West 20, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

Massimo Rizzante is a professor of 20th century Italian literature and comparative literature in the Department of Philological and Historical Sciences at the University of Trento.

"Imaging Technologies and an Impending New 'Golden Age' in Manuscript Studies."

20Feb201317:30
Leacock Building Room 232, 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 2T7, CA

McGill Medievalists

"The Future of the Romantic Book: Readers with Scissors"

19Feb201316:30
Arts Building West 20, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

The McGill University Department of English Visiting Speaker Series presents a lecture by Deidre Shauna Lynch

Job Talk by Sandeep Banerjee

12Feb201316:00
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17:00
Arts Building Room 160, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA

Sandeep Banerjee, the last candidate for the World Anglophone Literature position, will present a job talk titled: 

“Between ‘General Magnificence’ and the ‘Clammy Odor of Blue Slime’: Inventing Colonial Calcutta” 

Labyrinths: Navigating Complexity Across the Humanities

15Feb201306:30
Thomson House 3650 Rue McTavish, 3650 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA

An Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference Presented by The McGill English Graduate Student Association

From ancient Greek mythology to cubism, jazz music, and the contemporary puzzle film, labyrinths serve as images for exploring intellec

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