Departmental News

Departmental News

  • Cornell Summer Course – Taught by Niklaus Largier

    November 9, 2018

    Professor Niklaus Largier will teach a 6 week course at the School of Criticism and Theory, Cornell University.  The course entitled “Figures of Possibility: Figuration, Imagination, and the Phenomenology of Rhetorical Effects” will run June 16 – July 25. Interested parties may find additional information at the School for Criticism and Theory.

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  • New book and article by Prof. Winfried Kudszus

    October 30, 2018

    Métaphores de l’Austérité et Austérité des Métaphores/Metaphors of Austerity & The Austerity of Metaphors, co-ed. with Richard Trim. Paris: L’Harmattan, 2018.   New article: "Émergence linguistique: Faim, métabolisme et métaphorologie dans la pensée et l’œvre de Friedrich Nietzsche." Métaphores de l’Austérité et Austérité des Métaphores/Metaphors of Austerity & The Austerity of Metaphors. Ed. Winfried Kudszus and Richard Trim. Paris: L’Harmattan, 2018. 39-86.

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  • New book by Prof. Chenxi Tang

    October 25, 2018

    Imagining World Order:  Literature and International Law in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1800 (Cornell University Press, 2018)    

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  • New book by Prof. Niklaus Largier

    October 25, 2018

    Spekulative Sinnlichkeit: Spekulation und Kontemplation im Mittelalter (Mediävistische Perspektiven) Taschenbuch – 18. Oktober 2018

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  • New book and article by Prof. Jeroen Dewulf

    October 25, 2018

    Jeroen Dewulf (2018), Grijs slavernijverleden? Over zwarte milities en redimoesoegedrag. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. book website: https://www.aup.nl/en/book/9789462987944/grijs-slavernijverleden book review: https://werkgroepcaraibischeletteren.nl/grijs-slavernijverleden/     Jeroen Dewulf (2018) "From Papiamentu to Afro-Catholic Brotherhoods: An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Iberian Elements in Curaçaoan Popular Culture," Studies in Latin American Popular Culture, Vol. 36 (2018): 69-94.  

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  • Graduate Student Placement 2017-18

    October 22, 2018

    Congratulations Graduates - 2017-18 Estes, George Alex [Language Engineer at Amazon, Seattle] Hench, Christopher [Language Engineer at Amazon, Cambridge, MA] Tara Hottman [Lecturer at UC Berkeley College Writing Program] Lindsay Preseau [Asst. Prof., University of Cincinnati] Annika Orich [Asst. Prof., Georgia Tech]

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