Please join members of the English department community this afternoon, Tuesday October 21, at 3:00pm for a presentation from Dr. Robert Caserio, Professor of English at Penn State University, in Anderson 1221. Dr. Caserio will be discussing William T. Vollmann’s 2010 monograph Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement, and Femininity in Japanese Noh Theater. Prior to the talk, Dr. Caserio will be attending the Student-Faculty Theory Reading Group at 2:00pm.
Tomorrow, the Center for the Humanities at Temple (CHAT)’s Digital Humanities in Practice Series will be hosting a panel on Digital Humanities Research and the Classroom. Rebecca Frost Davis, Director of Instructional and Emerging Technology at St. Edwards University, will discuss “Engaging Undergraduates with Digital Scholarship Projects,” and Brian Croxall, Digital Humanities Strategist at Emory University, will present on “Test Tubes and Poetry: How to Not Read Hemingway.” The panel will begin at 4:00pm, on Wednesday, October 22, in the CHAT lounge (Gladfelter 10th floor).