Comparative Literature Graduate Symposium

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Comparative Literature Graduate Symposium

The Comparative Literature Graduate Symposium will be held on May 21st in the Black Family Visual Art Center, Room 301 from 4:00 until 8:00 pm. All are welcome.

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Black Visual Art Center Room 301
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Clubs & Organizations, Lectures & Seminars


4:00-5:00 pm

Panel I: Import/Export Poetics

Ibrahim Khan: Troubled Returns: Transformations of Nationalism in Mahmoud Darwish and Muhammad Iqbal
Erëmirë Krasniqi: Transnational imaginary: nonlinear time as feminist temporality
Anna LaSala-Goettler: The Rite of Riff: Past the Postcolonial with Léonora Miano’s Contours du jour qui vient
5:00-5:30pm Snack Break


Panel II:  Reception

Rose D’Amora: Cesare Pavese: Reception and Reconsideration
Adriana De Luca: Galician Intellectual Wars: The Battle over the Language of A esmorga
Michael Swingen: The Poetics of Drowning: Stéphane Mallarmé and Hart Crane

6:30-7:00 pm Dinner Break


Panel III:  TransFormations

Anthony Hernández Otey: Seeing Beauty: How Marcel Proust and Caio Fernando Abreu Reevaluate Same-sex Desire
Arielle Concilio: Transing Translation and the Translatxrsation: On a Genderqueer Translation Praxis
Nicole Eitzen: Bodies “Becoming” as Borderlands, Bridges: Tracing Online Xicanismos and their Various Identity Crossings

For more information, contact:
Carol Bean-Carmody

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.