The University Libraries is proud to sponsor a series of free lectures and conversations with Stony Brook faculty and visiting authors. Events will be held from 1-2 p.m. the Special Collections Seminar, room E-2340 (second floor), Melville Library.
SPRING 2016 SCHEDULE
Tuesday, February 23 at 1 p.m.
Douglas Pfeiffer: “How Erasmus Invented Historical Context”
Joshua Teplitsky: “A Social Life of Jewish Books: Archiving Jewish Life in Eighteenth-Century Prague”
Tuesday, March 22 at 1 p.m.
Celia Marshik: “An Epidemic of Fancy Dress: Representations of Costume in Modernist and Popular Literature”
Ruth (Sue) Bottigheimer: “The Europeanness of the Arabian Nights“
Tuesday, May 3 at 2 p.m.
Naomi Wolf: “Victorian Sexualities”
- Registration is strongly encouraged. Seating is limited to the first 50 registrants.
- Events are approximately one hour (1 to 2 p.m.).
- Free and open to the public.
- Food and drink are not permitted in the seminar room.
For more information, directions, and contact information, please visit: http://guides.library.stonybrook.edu/writersseries.