We sponsor visiting speakers, a monthly faculty reading group (at which members discuss a recent piece of published scholarship or share their own works-in-progress), and a biennial May faculty seminar for intensive study of interdisciplinary topics.
Monthly Faculty Reading Group
October 11, 2011
Tim Mahoney, Professor of History, will present a section from his upcoming manuscript titled "From Hometown to Battlefield: Middle Class Experience in the Civil War Era, 1855 -1865."
We'll meet at Yia Yia's Pizza (1423 O Street) from 4.30-6.30PM. Please contact James Garza (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a copy of Tim's paper, to be read in advance.
|Debby Applegate, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Biographer|
|Lawrence Buell, Powell M. Cabot Professor of American Literature at Harvard University|
|William Cronon, Frederick Jackson Turner Professor and Vilas Professor of History, Geography, and Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison|
|Lilian Furst, Marcel Bataillon Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill|
|Annette Gordon-Reed, Professor of Law at New York Law School and Professor of History at Rutgers University-Newark|
|Patricia Hills, Professor of Art History at Boston University|
|Rosemary Lloyd, Rudy Professor of French and Italian at Indiana University|
|Jerome McGann, John Stewart Bryan University Professor at the University of Virginia|
|Andrew Miller and David Katzman, editors of Victorian Studies and American Studies, respectively|
|Allan Pasco, Hall Professor of Nineteenth-Century Studies at the University of Kansas|
|Vivian Pollak, Professor of English at Washington University at St. Louis|
|Mary Poovey, Director of the Institute for the History of Production of Knowledge at New York University|
|TJ Stiles, Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer|
|Bertram Wyatt-Brown, President of the Southern Historical Association|