Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

May 2022

2nd Annual European Languages & Transcultural Studies Graduate Student Conference – Day 1

Monday, May 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Royce Hall Room 306, 10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
+ Google Map

"Permanence & Decay" Keynote Speakers: Melody Jue (UCSB) and Amir R, Mufti (UCLA) Please see the flyer or visit the website for more details. RSVP here by Friday, May 6, 2022 at 5pm PST. Review the COVID-19 protocol provided on the flyer prior to attending the event. Questions? Contact the Organizing Committee at ucla.elts.conference@gmail.com. UCLA ELTS Graduate Conference 2022 Organizing Committee: Anna Bonazzi, Amber Sackett, Kendell Clarke, and Megan Tomlinson.  

Read More

2nd Annual European Languages & Transcultural Studies Graduate Student Conference – Day 2

Tuesday, May 24 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Royce Hall Room 306, 10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
+ Google Map

"Permanence & Decay" Keynote Speakers: Melody Jue (UCSB) and Amir R, Mufti (UCLA) Please see the flyer or visit the website for more details. RSVP here by Friday, May 6, 2022 at 5pm PST. Review the COVID-19 protocol provided on the flyer prior to attending the event. Questions? Contact the Organizing Committee at ucla.elts.conference@gmail.com. UCLA ELTS Graduate Conference 2022 Organizing Committee: Anna Bonazzi, Amber Sackett, Kendell Clarke, and Megan Tomlinson.  

Read More

CMRS-CEGS Research Seminar: Iranian 250

Thursday, May 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Zoom Meeting, Online + Google Map

Shahzad Bashir (Brown University) "The Market in Poetry in the Persian World" The discussion will focus on Professor Bashir’s book The Market in Poetry in the Persian World (Cambridge UP, 2021), which treats poetic utterances as objects of material value sought by those with power and resources. The book provides a sense for the texture of the Persian world by discussing what made poetry precious and a carrier of social relations, political and religious authority, economic exchange, and the articulation…

Read More

Roundtable: Neoclassic or New Classics? Challenges, Debates, Perspectives

Tuesday, May 31 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Meeting, Online + Google Map

Organized and moderated by Professor Giulia Sissa (Classics, UCLA). “Decolonizing Classics” is a novel challenge for scholars in the Humanities and, even more pointedly, for those who study the societies of ancient Greece and Rome. The stake is not merely relevance, usefulness or epistemic legitimacy, but also political credentials. The “Classics” in education and in academia are being asked to give account of their role in shaping not just cultures, but cultural identities; not just representations, but self-representations. Multiple responses…

Read More

June 2022

CMRS-CEGS Research Seminar: Iranian 250

Wednesday, June 1 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom Meeting, Online + Google Map

Camilla Miglio (La Sapienza, Rome) "From Medieval Persian Literature to Modernist German Poetry" Iranian 250, “Persian Literature in English Translation: Global and Interdisciplinary Perspectives,”  taught by Associate Professor Domenico Ingenito (NELC), offers a survey of medieval and early modern Persian literature in English translation. The seminar fosters interdisciplinary conversations among graduate students from a plurality of departments and programs, including Islamic Studies, Gender Studies, History, Art History, Global Medieval and Renaissance Studies, English, and Comparative Literature. All sessions will be held…

Read More
+ Export Events