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IAS Visiting Fellow: Margaret Jacob

During the upcoming visit of Margaret Jacob, Distinguished Professor of History (UCLA), several events will be taking place on campus. All the events are free. If you'd like to attend, you can register and pick up the reading at the English Department Office.

They are as follows:

Graduate Seminar (open to all graduate disciplines)

Spinoza and the Radical Enlightenment

Date: Tuesday 2 March 2010
Time: 3pm to 5pm
Location: IAS Seminar Room
Advance reading is available from the English Department Office.


Public Lecture

The Radical Enlightenment Reconsidered: or the return of the repressed

Date: Wednesday 3 March 2010
Time: 5pm
Location: Room H545
The lecture will be followed by a wine reception in the Arts Faculty Graduate Space.


Eighteenth-Century Studies Research Seminar

The First Knowledge Economy: How Technological Change and Economic Development in the British Coal Industry Happened

Date: Thursday 4 March 2010
Time: 5pm
Location: Room H303
If you'd like to attend this research seminar, please email Professor Jackie Labbe.


Interdisciplinarity in Practice Workshop

Building a Disciplinary Career

Date: Friday 5 March 2010
Time: 10am to 1pm
Location: IAS Seminar Room
For more information and to sign up, please email Deborah Toner. Your email should include a short paragraph on an interdisciplinary issue that you expect to or currently face.