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Recent Multimedia

  • video
    by Winston James (moderator) / Robert Doran / Lisa Lowe / Edward Dimendberg / Ethan Kleinberg
    Panelists discuss Hayden White’s perspective on “professional history."
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    by Horacio Legras (moderator) / Peggy Kamuf / Irving Goh / Xudon Zhang / Rajagopalan Radhakrishnan
    Is critical theory today a recognizable genre/style of thinking/writing?
  • video
    by Catherine Malabou
    Catherine Malabou delivers the last of three Wellek lectures at the University of California, Irvine.

Publications

Recent Blogs

The glamour of servitude in today's gilded age of privilege and celebrity worship.
The search for love in Cavafy's written life.
If we want to do sociology of literature, let’s get away from texts for a bit.
Before announcing the death of poetry, look at the numbers. Poems circulate widely in U.S. popular culture.
Some reflections on Alphabet, Inc. and a suggestion that modernist architect Adolf Loos would be totally into Soylent.