Speaker Series

Winter 2019

All talks will take place in McCain 1198, 3:45-5ish pm, to be followed by a wine and cheese reception in the adjoining lounge.

January 11th
Creative Writing Readings: Carole Langille, Charlotte Mendel, Donna Morrissey, & Cooper Lee Bombardier

January 18th  
Kathy Cawsey, "Piping and Yodelling: Birdsong in the Owl and the Nightingale and The Parlement of Foules"

January 25th  
Holly Morgan, “Gender, Identity, Diaspora”

February 8th  
Erin Wunker, “Living with Ghosts: Sue Goyette’s Poethics of Care”

March 1st  
Laura Bohnert & Kala Hirtle, "Two Storms, One Trauma: Analyzing the Ghosts of Consciousness inThe Haunting of Hill House (Netflix series)."

March 8th  
Deborah Stiles, “Wailing...and Whaling? Scotland, Ireland, and Murder in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

March 15th  
Tom Ue, “Narrative Twists and Ethical Turns in The Hound of the Baskervilles

March 29th 
Marjorie Stone, "How Shall I Drug Thee?" Literature, Opiates, and Pharma in the 19th and 21st Centuries."