Comp Lit conference honoring Edward Said

Dalia Kandiyoti kqd6547 at is2.nyu.edu
Tue Oct 24 06:42:49 MDT 1995


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To New York area residents:

	New York University's Comparative Literature department is 
sponsoring the Eastern Comparative Literature Conference on Friday, Nov. 3: 
WORLD WIDE WEBS: COMPARATIVE LITERATURE IN THE GLOBAL FIELD, A CONFERENCE 
IN HONOR OF EDWARD W. SAID.
 
	Location: Greenberg Lounge, NYU Law School, 40 Washington Square South.
	
Program:
	9:30-10:30 Coffee

	10:30-12pm Session 1, "Traveling Theory". Presenters: Kristin 
Ross, David Damrosch, Margaret Cohen

	1:30-3pm Session 2, "Representations of the Global Intellectual". 
Presenters: Toby Miller, Jennifer Wicke, Andrew Ross

	3:30-5pm Roundtable, "The World, the Text, the Critic". 
Participants: Edward Said, Manthia Diawara, Avital Ronnell, George 
Yudice, Fawzia Mustafa.

	5-7 Reception

All are welcome.  For more information, call the Comparative Literature 
Department at NYU, (212) 998-8790.





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