Fall 2013 Events
Marcy Norton (Department of History, George Washington University) "Aristocratic Hunting, Neo-Feudalism, and Animal Intersubjectivities." Monday, November 4, 5:00 pm at the University of Pittsburgh, Cathedral of Learning, Humanities Center, Room 602.
Sponsored by the Department of History at the University of Pittsburgh.
Nigel Smith (English, Princeton) “The European Marvell.” Friday, November 8 at 3:30 pm at Carnegie Mellon University, Baker Hall A51 - Giant Eagle Auditorium.
The Pittsburgh Consortium for Medieval and Renaissance Studies is excited to welcome Prof. Nigel Smith, William and Annie S. Paton Foundation Professor of Ancient and Modern Literature at Princeton University, to CMU for a public talk the afternoon of November 8th. Prof. Smith will be giving a talk titled “The European Marvell.” (poster)
Among numerous essays and edited works, Professor Smith is the author of several groundbreaking book-length studies of early modern culture and history, including Perfection Proclaimed: Language and Literature in English Radical Religion 1640-1660, Literature and Revolution in England 1640-1660, Is Milton better than Shakespeare?, and Andrew Marvell: The Chameleon.
Sponsored by the Pittsburgh Consortium for Medieval and Renaissance Studies and the Department of English, Carnegie Mellon University.