Lectures and Conferences

Thursday, January 14, 2010 - 1:45pm


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Friedrich Schiller
November 4-5, 2005
In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Friedrich Schiller's death.
Literary Biography of the Twentieth Century
October 13-14, 2005 
The conference highlighted the strengths of the Yale Collection of American Literature in the areas of American Modernism, the Harlem Renaissance, and twentieth century American poetry. 
Alexis de Tocqueville 
September 30 - October 1, 2005
In commemmoration of the bicentennial of his birth.
John Locke through the Centuries: Assessing the Lockean Legacy, 1704-2004
October 28-30
An international conference commemorating the tercentenary of Locke's death.
Witold Gombrowicz
October 22-23
An international conference commemorating the centenary of Witold Gombrowicz' birth.
Henry Fielding
October 8-9
In commemoration of the 250th anniversary of Henry Fielding's death.


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Friday 9 a.m. to 5
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