Winter 2020 COMMA Lecture Series, Post-doctoral Fellow Jesse Miller, Friday, February 28th

You are all invited to attend a talk by Jesse Miller, this year’s Postdoctoral Fellow of Literature and Medical Humanities, entitled “Troping the Literary Clinic: Metaphors for Reading in a Therapeutic Culture”.

Friday, February 28th, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the Sankey Room (South Hall 2623).

Discussion and refreshment to follow. Please join us to support the outstanding work of our English department’s postdoctoral fellow!

Winter 2020 COMMA Reading Group Meets Friday, February 14th

Friday, February 14th, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the Sankey Room (South Hall 2623).

Frantz Fanon, “Grandeur and Weakness of Spontaneity” from The Wretched of the Earth

Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri, “Preface, Life in Common” and selections from Part II, “Multitude” (pp. 99-115, 129-138, 189-190, and 211-219) from Multitude: War and Democracy in the Age of Empire:

Paolo Virno, “Introduction” from A Grammar of the Multitude: