All meetings on Wednesday at 5pm in Foster 305 (unless otherwise noted)

April 7, 2010 – (Reading) Martha Nussbaum, “Introduction: Form and Content, Philosophy and Literature,” in Love’s Knowledge


April 22, 2010 Lisa Barca
on ” ‘A Grace of Sense': Temporality and the Poetics of Transcendence in Eugenio Montale, Rainer Maria Rilke, and T. S. Eliot”


May 5, 2010 – (Reading) Paul Ricoeur, “Life in Quest of Narrative,” and Arthur Danto, “Narration and Knowledge”


THURSDAY, May 13, 2010 – “Literature and Philosophy: A Methodological Inquiry,” a faculty round-table discussion with Professors Glenn Most, Thomas Pavel, Robert Pippin, and David Wellbery (5pm in SS 302).  Wine and cheese reception to follow.


THURSDAY, May 27, 2010Kasia Bartoszynska
, “Utopian Ironies: Readings in Swift and Krasicki”


June 2, 2010
Lauren Butler Bergier, “The Dramatic Unities in Paul Claudel’s Satin Slipper