Past Events

Jessica Nelson Dissertation Defense

08/14/2015

“GOOD EDUCATION, GOOD POSITION, AND GOOD BLOOD”: CREOLE WOMEN’S LITERATURE OF THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY BRITISH WEST INDIES

McGrath Dissertation Defense

08/11/2015

BORROWED COUNTRY: DIGITAL MEDIA, REMEDIATION, AND NORTH AMERICAN POETRY IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

“Whitman and Ornamental Distinction”

04/22/2015

“Whitman and Ornamental Distinction” Professor Theo Davis, Department of English, NU Wednesday, April 22nd, 6:00p.m., 133 Barker Center Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard

Mya Poe Presents Work in Progress

02/02/2015

Assistant Professor Mya Poe presents her research, “Stories of Testing: What Students and Statistics Can Tell Us about Making Writing Assessment Fairer.”  Lunch will be served.

Interpretive Improv!

11/21/2014

On Friday, November 21st at 4 pm in 400B, the Barrs Committee brings you another new and exciting event: Interpretive Improv! We will be distributing a short “surprise” literary text to everyone at the table, and all present are invited (but not required!) to provide an on-the-fly reading. To get the improv ball rolling, Frank Blessington,…
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