Past Poetics and Theory Events

Unrepeatable: Angela Y. Davis and Black Critical Theory, a book talk with Mark Christian Thompson

November 11, 2021

Bizarre-Privileged Items in the Universe: The Logic of Likeness, a book talk with author Paul North

October 15, 2021

The Ambiguous Promise of Decline: Race and Historical Pessimism in the Interwar Years, a Talk by Donna V. Jones

April 8, 2021

Some Ones Less: A Talk by Daniel Heller-Roazen

March 11, 2021

Epidemic Empire: Colonialism, Contagion, and Terror, 1817-2020, a Book Talk by Anjuli Raza Kolb

February 23, 2020

To Live Here: Worlds of the Modernist Haiku, a Talk by Christopher Bush

February 27, 2020

Heidegger Caught Up: Antijudaism, Antisemitism, and the Histor of Being, a Talk by Joseph Cohen and Raphael Zagury-Orly

October 7, 2019

A Song from Mâzandarân: Lessons in Demonic Poetry, a talk by Justine Landau

October 3, 2019

Gertrude Stein, Pétain, and the Politics of Translation: A Talk by Rachel Galvin

April 12, 2019

On the Politics and the Poetics of Singularity: A Workshop with Samuel Weber

March 26, 2019

Intimacy: A Post-Critical Ovid?

March 14, 2019

The Manuscript Alone is Mobile: Translating Mallarmé with Sylvia Gorelick and Mary Ann Caws

March 1, 2019

“Catherine Malabou’s Accidental Agency”: A Talk by Martin Crowley

February 20, 2019