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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 »


Sunday, May 29, 2016

An Evening with Colson Whitehead By: Justin Mitchell On April 19th the Novel Project at Duke in collaboration with Novel: A Forum on Fiction, the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts, the English Department, the Center for International Studies/Global Cities, and the... read more »


Thursday, April 7, 2016

The Novel Project at Duke in collaboration with the journal Novel: A Forum on Fiction, the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts, the English Department, the Center for International Studies/Global Cities, and the Department of African-American Studies would like to invite you to “An Evening with... read more »


Monday, March 21, 2016

Pre-Neo-Liberalisms and the Novel The fourth annual symposium of NOVEL: A Forum on Fiction Friday, April 8 Franklin Humanities Institute (Smith Warehouse, 114 S. Buchanan Blvd., Bay 4) Our goal in planning this symposium was to convene a discussion among graduate students and... read more »


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Friday, February 26, 2016

NOVEL and The Novel Project are excited to announce that Bruce Robbins from Columbia will be visiting Duke on March 3-4.  On Thursday, March 3rd at 5:30, he will give a talk titled “Atrocity and the Novel” in Allen 314. On Friday, March 4th, 12:00-1:30, he will lead a seminar with graduate students... read more »


Thursday, February 4, 2016

The Mellon Foundation Humanities Writ Large and Duke University Middle East Studies Center will host award-winning Syrian novelist, screenwriter, and poet Khaled Khalifa at Duke University from Feb. 10-12, 2016. All events are free and open to the public. For more information, see the schedule and/... read more »


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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Written By: Tavid Mulder and Michelle Rada THE SYMPOSIUM A vital and constantly shifting form, the novel is technological in distinctive ways. Thus, the novel can be approached as a site that enables us to think about what technology is and how it functions. At the same... read more »


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Friday, October 16, 2015

NOVEL TECHNOLOGIES November 6-7, 2015 at Brown University Location: Crystal Room, Alumnae Hall, 194 Meeting Street, Providence, RI 02912 That widely diffused representational technology known as the Novel. D. A. Miller, Jane Austen, or The Secret of... read more »


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