All meetings held on Thursdays at 4:30pm in Foster 305 unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, January 13, 2011 – Reading from Rilke (selections from The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge).

Thursday, January 27,  2011 in Foster 505– Eric Santner, Philip and Ida Romburg Professor in Modern Germanic Studies and in the Committee on Jewish Studies, on “Modernism and the Vital Sphere: Rainer Maria Rilke’s The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge.”

Please note that the meeting with Professor Santner will take place in Foster 505.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 - Alan Dagovitz, PhD Candidate in Religion and Literature, on “The Concept of Toy.”

FRIDAY, February 25, 2011 at 2:00pm - Haitham Ibrahim, PhD Candidate in Comparative Literature, on “Action, Communication, Event: George Herbert Meade’s Aesthetics of Process.”

Please note that this meeting is being held on Friday at 2:00pm.  We will still meet in Foster 305 to discuss Haitham’s work.

Please note, there will NOT be a meeting 10th week (as had been originally planned).