Graduate Student Workshop 2008-09

THIS PAGE IS AN ARCHIVE OF PREVIOUS YEARS' GRADUATE STUDENT WORKSHOPS.

Graduate Student Workshops at the Center in Paris are a convivial and lively forum that meets bimonthly. They provide advanced graduate students, faculty, and outside scholars from various disciplines in the humanities and social sciences with the opportunity to share and discuss their current research.

Faculty Sponsors, 2008-09

  • Prof. Françoise Meltzer (Comparative Literature, Romance Languages)
  • Prof. Philippe Desan (Romance Languages and Literatures)

Student Coordinator

  • Theresa Semler (Comparative Literature)

For further information, please contact Theresa Semler (tsemler@uchicago.edu).

2008-09 Workshops

Elayne Oliphant (University of Chicago, Anthropology)
Signs of Belief in an Unmarked Faith: The Art and Aesthetics of France’s Contemporary Republican Catholicism
10/22/2008 

John Hight (University of Chicago, History)
The Blind Men and the Elephant: An Immanent Critique of Identity Theory
10/30/2008 

Erika Vause (University of Chicago, History)
Disciplining the Market: The Search for Commercial Order, 1797-1807
11/13/2008 

Nancy Knezevic (University of Chicago, Romance Languages and Literatures)
This Woman I play: Theatricality, Authenticity and Gender in Les Liaisons Dangereuses
11/20/2008 

Luis-Manuel Garcia (University of Chicago, Music)
12/04/2008 

Gerard Cohen-Vrignaud (University of Chicago, Comparative Literature)
01/08/2009 

Jonathan Ullyot (University of Chicago, Comparative Literature)
01/22/2009 

Theresa Semler (University of Chicago, Comparative Literature)
02/05/2009