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Mello Cello Melody

Fall 2016

Fall Lectures

This series of lectures has been concluded. Our thanks go out to Professors Holly Furneaux (Cardiff) and Cannon Schmitt (University of Toronto) for sharing their work with us.

Spring 2017

Patten Lectures

Professor Franco Moretti (Stanford) joins us this Spring for the following events:

1/ 24: President's Hall @7:30pm - "Patterns and Interpretations"

1/26: IMU University Club @2:30 - Group discussion of "" from Distant Reading

1/ 26: President's Hall @7:30pm - "Operationalizing Aby Warburg's Atlas of Images"

V21 Speakers

The Victorian Studies program will host the V21 collective's Benjamin Morgan (Chicago) and Anna Kornbluh (UIC):

3/2: IMU Distinguished Alumni Room @2:30 - Roundtable on "Strategic Presentism"

3/3: BH Parker Library @9:00 - Bagel breakfast & discussion

3/3: BH 347 @10:00 - Presentations of the scholars' current work:
Anna Kornbluh: "Snapshots of Political Formalism: William Henry Fox Talbot, Karl Marx, and the Cameras of Collective Life."
Benjamin Morgan: "Scale in Tess in Scale: Thomas Hardy’s Climate Fiction."

Advanced Graduate Student Lectures

1/13: IMU Sassafras Room @3:00 - Jeff Kessler

3/27: IMU Dogwood Room @3:00 - Chris Thomas