Seminars are 11:45am-1:00pm in the Seaver Classrooms of the Huntington Library. Please RSVP if you plan to attend so you can get the pre-circulated readings and reserve a lunch.
September 13 — Example and Exception:
Explaining the Extraordinary Margery Kempe
Julie Orlemanski, University of Chicago and Huntington Fellow
October 4 — Bear Facts and Damn Liars:
Adventures with Shifty Characters
Jon Coleman, Notre Dame and Huntington Fellow
November 22 — Making Story From History:
Novels and Character
Susan Straight, University of California Riverside
February 14 — Cultural Etymology
James Simpson, Harvard University and Huntington Fellow
March 14 — Navigating Massacre and Conspiracy
in the Story of Amboyna
Alison Games, Georgetown University and Huntington Fellow
May 2 — Will People Read About What They Don’t Already Know?
Frederick Hoxie, University of Illinois and Huntington Fellow
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