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Monday, April 8, 2013

Poetry & Poetics Group Spring 2013 Meetings

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Location: 204 O'Shaughnessy Hall

The Poetry and Poetics Group is an interdisciplinary workshop hosted by Notre Dame’s English Department. Each scheduled session will feature a speaker giving a targeted and fairly brief (not more than 20 minute) presentation centered on a particular text, which will be followed by a group-wide conversation. ISLA has generously provided us with funds to obtain copies of the books under discussion (the books are at the English Department and are available on a first-come, first-served basis).…

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Roundtable - New Media: From the Middle Ages to the Digital Age

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Location: 201 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Roundtable - New Media: From the Middle Ages to the Digital Age

Monday, April 8, 5:00-6:30pm, 201 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Kate Marshall (Department of English) "The Novel after Media Theory"

Kinohi Nishikawa (Department of English) "The Return of Print"

Jesse Costantino (Moreau Academic Diversity Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of English) "Staging Visibility: Gordon Parks and the Canniness of Racial Recognition"…

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Friday, April 12, 2013

Marilynne Robinson Lecture

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson will present the 2012-2013 Religion & Literature Lecture "Oh, the Humanities! Education and Democracy" at 3:00 pm, Friday, April 12, in the McKenna Hall Auditorium.

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Saturday, April 13, 2013

Marilynne Robinson Reading & Book Signing

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Reading and book signing by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson as part of the 2012-2013 Religion & Literature Lecture, 2:30 pm Saturday, April 13, in the McKenna Hall Auditorium.

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Monday, April 15, 2013

Vincent Pecora: 2013 Ward-Phillips Lecture 1

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Vincent P. Pecora, the Gordon B. Hinckley Professor of British Literature and Culture at the University of Utah, will present the lecture "Martin Heidegger, John Calvin, Samuel Beckett" Monday, April 15, at 4:30 pm in the McKenna Hall Auditorium. This is the first of two lectures in the 2013 Annual Ward-Phillips Lecture series titled "Secularization Without End."

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Vincent Pecora: 2013 Ward-Phillips Seminar

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

Vincent P. Pecora, the Gordon B. Hinckley Professor of British Literature and Culture at the University of Utah, will participate in a seminar discussion of three of his articles.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Vincent Pecora: 2013 Ward-Phillips Lecture 2

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

Vincent P. Pecora, the Gordon B. Hinckley Professor of British Literature and Culture at the University of Utah, will present the lecture "J.M. Coetzee and the Puritan Within" Wednesday, April 17, at 4:30 pm in the Hesburgh Center Auditorium. This is the second of two lectures in the 2013 Annual Ward-Phillips Lecture series titled "Secularization Without End."

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Friday, April 19, 2013

Terry Eagleton Undergraduate Lecture "The Strange Case of British Modernism"

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Location: Student Lounge, Coleman-Morse

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Undergraduate students are cordially invited to attend a lecture by distinguished visiting professor Terry Eagleton entitled "The Strange Case of British Modernism" Friday, April 19, at 2:00 pm in the Student Lounge of Coleman-Morse.

Terry Eagleton is a British literary theorist widely regarded as Britain’s most influential living literary critic. Author of over 40 books primarily in literary criticism and theory, he resides at Notre Dame three weeks each semester through Spring 2014. Each semester he gives a lecture geared towards undergraduates. This is his seventh undergraduate lecture at Notre Dame.…

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Monday, April 22, 2013

Roundtable ((Re)Conceiving Media) - New Media: From the Middle Ages to the Digital Age

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Location: 201 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Roundtable ((Re)Conceiving Media) - New Media: From the Middle Ages to the Digital Age

Monday, April 22, 5:00-6:30pm, 201 O'Shaughnessy Hall

Andre Murnieks (Department of Art, Art History, & Design) Title forthcoming

Megan Hall (Department of English) "Everything Old is New Again: Web Publishing as Reinvention of Medieval Manuscript Culture"…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Terry Eagleton Public Lecture "The End of the Humanities"

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Location: Snite Museum Annenberg Auditorium

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The Department of English brings you the eighth public lecture by Terry Eagleton, Excellence in English Distinguished Visiting Professor. Eagelton's lecture, "The End of the Humanities," will be at 4:30 pm Wednesday, April 24, in the Snite Museum Annenberg Auditorium.…

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F.A.C.E.S. Event

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Location: Civil Rights Heritage Center

F.A.C.E.S.: Fighting And Counteracting the Effects of Stereotypes

Please join Professor Cyraina Johnson-Roullier’s University Literature Seminar and 400-Level classes for an edifying and enlightening evening in which you will learn about the history, development and contemporary transformations of the cultural stereotypes and caricatures that have affected African Americans and other groups in American society. By providing more in-depth knowledge about these often troublesome cultural attitudes and ideas, Writing Harlem’s students seek to offer the Notre Dame, IUSB and South Bend communities a space to consider how they might add their own F.A.C.E.S. to the fight!

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