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Work-in-Progress and Books-in-Print talks

Talks by OHC fellows on their current research or recently published books. All talks take place on Fridays at noon in the OHC Conference Room, 159 PLC. All are welcome to attend. Brown-bag lunches are welcome. Seating is limited; early arrival is recommended.

Winter 2017 WIPs and BIPs

January 13, 2017
The Nature of California: Race, Citizenship, and Farming since the Dust Bowl
(2016). Sarah Wald, English; OHC/CAS faculty author subvention recipient

January 27, 2017
“Survival and Queer Hauntings in Nora Okja Keller’s Comfort Woman.”
Lynn Fujiwara, Ethnic Studies; VPRI Completion Fellow

February 3, 2017
“Revolutionary Ecology: Maxim Gorky’s Italy.”
Jenifer Presto, Comparative Literature; VPRI Completion Fellow

February 17, 2017
“Reconstructing Ballet: from Manuscript to Stage.”
Marian Smith, Music; OHC Faculty Research Fellow

February 24, 2017
Corazón de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South since 1910
(2015). Julie Weise, History; OHC/CAS faculty author subvention recipient

March 3, 2017
“World War One, American Literature, and the Federal State.”
Mark Whalan, English; Ernest G. Moll Research Fellowship in Literary Studies

March 10, 2017
“Super-Bodies: Towards an Alternative History of a Genre.”
Ben Saunders, English; Provost’s Senior Humanist Fellowship

March 17, 2017
“Generating Geographies and Genealogies: Jewish Francophone Women Writing in the 20th Century.”
Natalie Brenner, Romance Languages; OHC Dissertation Fellow