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Calendar of Events, Fall 2008:


"New Directions in Tibetan Literary Studies" (14 and 15 November 2008).

"Screened Sexuality" (10 and 11 October 2008).

"Historical Epistemology" (10 and 11 October 2008).

Luncheon Lecture Series

October 9

"The Ghost World of Bollywood"
David Novak
Society of Fellows

October 16

"Theorizing Religion in Prison"
Joshua Dubler
Society of Fellows

October 23

"Trauma and Ideology in Soviet Cinema of the 1930s"
Andrey Shcherbenok
Society of Fellows

October 30

“Reading and Writing the Plague”
Will Slauter
Society of Fellows

November 6

"The Limits of Secular Criticism: Disciplining Literature in Colonial Egypt"
Michael Allan
Society of Fellows

November 13

"On Darwin and the Joys of Science"
George Levine
Society of Senior Scholars, Columbia University/Kenneth Burke Professor Emeritus, Rutgers University

November 20

"The Popularization of Medicine in the Eighteenth Century"
Patrick Singy
Society of Fellows

December 4

"Toward a Historical Poetics of Critique"
Kevin Lamb
Society of Fellows

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