Friday, February 19, 2016

Drew Daniel Feb 25; "Premodern Disorder" Feb. 26

Please join us for this lecture and discussion. The event is free and welcomes all who wish to attend.

February 25 
Drew Daniel
Johns Hopkins University

"The Trouble with Comedy: From Aristotle to Zoolander"

International Brotherhood of Teamsters Room [Gelman Library 702, GW Foggy Bottom Campus]
4 PM
Professor Drew Daniel of Johns Hopkins University will deliver a lecture on "The Trouble with Comedy." An expert in early modern England and a polymath, Professor Daniel is the author of The Melancholy Assemblage: Affect and Epistemology in the English Renaissance (Fordham, 2013) as well as many articles and essays. He is also one half of the electronic duo Matmos.

February 26
Premodern Disorder: 
A GWMEMSI Graduate Student Conference
Attendance is open to all! Please come and show your support for new work in the field. Keynote speakers are Sharon Kinoshita and Drew Daniel. Complete description and information may be found here.