Constellations: of Comparative Literature and the new Humanities

An interdisciplinary conference hosted by
The Department of Comparative Literature
Emory University, Atlanta Georgia
Oct 16-18 2009


A Two-Day Roundtable featuring

Geoffrey Bennington
Peggy Kamuf
Thomas Keenan
Gayatri Charkravorty Spivak

Friday, October 16th 2:00-5:00 PM & Saturday, October 17th 2:30-5:30 PM in White Hall 208


Interdisciplinarity and the Humanities, featuring

Elizabeth Goodstein (ILA)
Andrew J. Mitchell (Philosophy)
Laurie L. Patton (GDR)

Saturday, October 17th, 10:45 AM-12:45 PM in White Hall 1010 (Moderator: Deborah Elise White)


In Memory of the Life and Work of Barbara Johnson (1947-2009)

Celebrating Barbara Johnson

Hosted by Elissa Marder
Friday October 16, 6:00 PM-7:00 PM in White Hall 110


Sponsored by: The Comparative Literature Department, The Hightower Fund, The New Thinkers/New Leaders Fund, The Department of French and Italian, The Department of Spanish and Portuguese, The Graduate Institute of Liberal Arts, The Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry, The Department of English, The Graduate Division of Religion.