Comparative Literature’s 28th Annual Conference

23 Jan 2018 - 09:00 / 24 Feb 2018 - 09:00

The Centre for Comparative Literature’s 28th Annual Conference

The Ocean and the Seas
February 23 & 24, 2018
Victoria College
Open Registration

February 23:
Mary Nyquist, University of Toronto
“Atlantic Crossings: Cartography, Slavery, Insurgency”

February 24:
Karin Amimoto Ingersoll, author of Waves of Knowing
“Seascape Epistemology: An Embodied Knowledge of and Movement through the Sea”

Elizabeth Povinelli, Columbia University
“Tailings, Embankments, Strainings: Political Concepts for a Geontological World”

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This conference is generously supported by: the Centre for Comparative Literature, the Comparative Literature Course Union, the Caribbean Studies Program, the Cinema Studies Institute, the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, the Department of Anthropology, the Department of History, the Department of History of Art, the Department of Italian Studies, the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the French Department, the Literature and Critical Theory Program, the University of Toronto Graduate Students’ Union.