EMSI Newsletter Oct 13

Friday, October 17, 2014
Long 18th Century

Kathleen Wilson,
State University of New York, Stony Brook

“Blackface Empire: Love, Theft and Subversion in British Domains”

Huntington Library
Munger Building, Seaver 1 & 2
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, California 91108

10am-12noon
Coffee available at 9:30am

For more information about this seminar, please contact Emily Anderson ehanders@usc.edu and Felicity Nussbaum nussbaum@humnet.ucla.edu.

Saturday, October 18, 2014
American Origins

John Demos,
Yale University
with Catherine Allgor,
Huntington Library

“A Conversation: The new book ‘Heathen School,’ and American Colonial History since 1970”

Huntington Library
Munger Building, Seaver 1 & 2
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, California 91108

10:30am-12noon
Coffee available at 10am
Lunch served at 12noon
RSVP by Monday, October 13 to receive pre-circulated papers and lunch.

For more information about this seminar, please contact Carole Shammas shammas@usc.edu.

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Early Modern British History

Tim Harris,
Brown University

“Was there such a thing as ‘British public opinion’ in the 17th century?”

Huntington Library
Munger Building, Seaver 3
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, California 91108

10am-12noon
Coffee available at 9:30am.

For more information about this seminar, please
contact Lindsay O’Neill ljoneill@usc.edu and Vanessa Wilkie vwilkie@huntington.org.

Sunday, October 26, 2014
Borderlands

Toypurina
Theatre Performance + Roundtable Discussion

San Gabriel Mission Playhouse
320 South Mission Drive
San Gabriel, California 91776

3pm

A wine and cheese reception and the roundtable discussion will follow the performance and feature comments by:

Steve Hackel, UC Riverside
Rebecca Kugel, UC Riverside
James A. Sandos, University of Redlands
Jonathan Salisbury, Director
and members of the cast.

Complete the RSVP form by Monday, October 20, to receive complimentary tickets from EMSI.

For more information about this seminar, please contact Steve Hackel shackel@ucr.edu.

Monday, October 27, 2014
Department of French and Italian

Anna Rosensweig,
Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellow in French

“Personal Attachment, Public Complaint, and Early Modern Antigone”

University Park Campus
Taper Hall 120

3:30-5pm
Refreshments will be served.

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This event is sponsored by the Department of French and Italian at USC.

For more information, please contact Natania Meeker nmeeker@usc.edu.

USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute
3502 Trousdale Parkway
SOS 153, MC 0034
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0034
email: emsi@dornsife.usc.edu

Director: Peter C. Mancall
Associate Director: Amy Braden
Research Assistant: Lauren Dodds

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