Lectures 2017-2018

Winter Quarter- 2019

Maud Ellmann
Randy L. & Melvin R. Berlin Professor of the Development of the Novel
Department Of English Lanuage and Literature

Nicholson Faculty Lecture

"The Salesman Only Rings Once: The Vacuum Cleaner in Midcentury British Culture"

Thursday, January 31st
Classics 110
5:00pm
Reception to follow

This lecture is being organized by the Nicholson Center for British Studies.

 

Spring Quarter- 2019

Mary Poovey
Emeritus Professor at New York University
Cultural Historian and Literary Critic

Alison Winter Lecture Series

"Modeling and Its Discontents"

Wednesday, April 24th
Classics 110
5:00pm
Reception to follow

This lecture was organized by the Nicholson Center for British Studies.

 

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Winter Quarter- 2018
 

Janet Browne
Aramont Professor of the History of Science
Harvard University

Alison Winter Lecture Series

‘Darwin’s Afterlives: Recollection and the Making of Biography’

Friday, 19 January
Classics 110
5:00pm
Reception to follow

This lecture was organized by the Nicholson Center for British Studies.

 

Spring Quarter- 2018
 

Tom Gunning
Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor

Department of Art History and Department of Media Studies
University of Chicago

Nicholson Faculty Lecture

"Unkonwn Hitchcock: British and Silent

Thursday, May 3rd
Classics 110
5:00pm
Reception to follow

This lecture is being organized by the Nicholson Center for British Studies.

 

For a listing of past Nicholson Center lectures, please visit our Events Archive.