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Graduate Student Fellows

2015/2016 Graduate Student Fellows Public Lecture Series

All lectures take place at 4:10 p.m. at the Warren Center

Monday, March 21, 2016
Steven Wenz
Joe and Mary Harper Fellow
"National Identity in Contemporary Argentine Culture"
Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Monday, March 28, 2016
Michelle O'Loughlin
"A Cognitive Approach to Audio Description"
School of Modern Languages, Queen's University Belfast

Friday, April 1, 2016
Alexander Jacobs
George J. Graham, Jr. Fellow
"Enlightenment Projects: The Age of Reason and the Politics of Disenchantment in Postwar
American Thought"
Department of History

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Faith E. Barter
American Studies Fellow
"Human Rites: Deciphering Legal and Literary Personhood, 1830-1860"
Department of English

Monday, April 11, 2016
Petal Samuel
Elizabeth E. Fleming Fellow
"'Timing to Descant': Sonic Temporalities of Slavery in Caribbean and U.S. American Literature"
Department of English

Monday, April 18, 2016
Michell Chresfield
"Problem and Promise: Scientific Experts and the 'Mixed-Blood' in the Modern U.S., 1870-1970"
Department of History

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Jonathan Coley
"Varieties of Activism: Pathways of Participation among LGBT Religious Activists"
Department of Sociology

Thursday, April 28
Sandra Skene
"Transatlantic Narratives on Overcoming Epistemic Injustice: On the Roles of Imagination and Remembrance in Forming Epistemic Agency"
Department of Philosophy



Graduate Student Fellows, 2006-2015