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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

NOVEL is excited to announce that Mark McGurl from Standford University will be giving a talk titled "Being and Time-Management: Fictions of Consumer Consciousness in the Long Age of Amazon" on October 12 from 5-7 p.m. in 314 Allen Building. McGurl is the author of The Program Era:... read more »


Friday, September 15, 2017

On November 3, NOVEL: A Forum on Fiction will hold its Fall 2017 symposium, The Novel & The Concrete at Brown University. For more information about the symposium, including a schedule, please visit the official symposium website. read more »


Thursday, August 24, 2017

Novel Disconnections Symposium By: Russell Coldicutt, Kevin Gallin, and Hannah Rogers The Symposium When planning this symposium, the graduate student committee sought to bring invited speakers and roundtable participants from other universities to Duke to consider... read more »


Friday, March 17, 2017

Novel Disconnections Symposium April 14, 2017 Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall Does the novel acknowledge contemporary migration and refugee crises?  How, and in what ways do contemporary novels alter a... read more »


Thursday, March 9, 2017

“Action Without Nature: Rossetti and Hopkins” Nathan Hensley, Georgetown University Sponsored by Duke University's English Department, Novel, CISSCT Thursday March 23, 2017 Allen 314 4PM Reception to follow Nathan Hensley (Duke PhD 2009) is currently Assistant... read more »


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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

On March 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., in Duke University's FHI Garage, The Novel Project at Duke presents: A symposium: Globalizing the Novel Featuring, Jeanne-Marie Jackson (Johns Hopkins): The Global Novel of Non-Ideas: The African Death of Philosophical Suicide." Anna Bernard (Kings College London... read more »


Saturday, November 5, 2016

Jane Elliott Lecture and Graduate Student Seminar Recap By: Kevin Gallin  Novel: A Forum on Fiction, and the Novel Project at Duke, along with the Duke English Department enthusiastically welcomed back Jane Elliott, senior lecturer of post-’45 Literary and... read more »


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Friday, October 14, 2016

NOVEL is excited to announce that Jane Elliott from King's College London will be visiting Duke University October 27-28. Elliott will give a talk titled "Sovereign Capture" on October 27 from 5-7 p.m. in 314 Allen Building. Elliott will also participate in a seminar with graduate students... read more »


Friday, September 2, 2016

On Thursday, September 15, Duke University Middle East Studies Center, the Novel Project, the Franklin Humanities Institute, and the Program in Literature will sponsor a talk by Aamir Mufti titled “Strangers in Europa: Migrants, Terrorists, Refugees.” The event will take place in the Thomas Room of... read more »


Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Pre-Neo-Liberalisms and the Novel By: Jackie Kellish and Hannah Rogers The Symposium Our goal in planning this symposium was to convene a discussion among graduate students and faculty at Duke with invited speakers and roundtable participants from other... read more »


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