Colloquium Calendar

2022-23 Colloquium Meeting Dates

Currently Meetings will be held on Mondays in the East Duke Blue Parlor from 6:00 to 8:00pm Food and Drinks will be served!

September 12th 

Julien Fischer, PhD Candidate in Literature presents

"Transitioning to the Couch".  Respondent: Veronica Davis

October 24th 

Carolin Benack, PhD Candidate in English presents

"The Unpropertied Individual: (Un)Realizing Property in African American Fiction Around 1900".  

November 14th

Nasanin Rosado, PhD Candidate in Romance Studies presents

"Maternity, Memory and the Middle Passage:  The Abject Maternal in Évelyne Trouillot’s Rosalie, l’infâme and Edwidge Danticat’s Breath, Eyes, Memory".  

January 23rd

Amanda Bennett, PhD Candidate in Literature

"Developing a Vocabulary of Feeling:  The Magic of Self-Repair as Black Feminist World-Making"

February 20th

Hunter Augeri, PhD Candidate in English

"Mater Obscura: Looking Through a Photographic Archive” with a response by Amber Manning (PhD Candidate, English)

April 3rd 

Tania Rispoli, PhD Candidate in Romance Studies