Past Tense 2011-2012

Seminar Co-Leaders:

Adam Arenson (UTEP) and Jana Remy (UCI)

Co-sponsored by the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West.

Adam Arenson, University of Texas, El Paso

"This is Not How My Book Starts: Looking Back at Writing and Framing"

Friday, October 28, 2011

Huntington Library
Overseers' Room
12noon-2pm

Writing and New Media

Jana Remy, Chapman University and UCI
Elizabeth Losh, UCSD
Anna Leahy, Chapman University
Douglas Dechow, Chapman University

Friday, November 18, 2011

Huntington Library
Seaver 1&2
12noon-2pm

Carla Zecher, Newberry Library

"Writing about Early Modern Writing about Music"

Friday, December 9, 2011
Huntington Library
Seaver 1&2
12noon-2pm

Peter Stallybrass, University of Pennsylvania

"What is a Book? And how do we write about it?"

Friday, January 20, 2012
Huntington Library
Seaver 1&2
12noon-2pm

David Adams, Cleveland State University

"Writing the Personal and Historical in the Southwest Borderlands"

Friday, Feburary 17, 2012

Huntington Library
Overseers' Room
12noon-2pm

Susan Juster, University of Michigan

"Writing about Violence"

Friday, March 23, 2012

Huntington Library
Seaver 1&2
12noon-2pm

Please complete the rsvp form before Monday, March 19, 2012 to receive the pre-circulated materials and be included in the headcount for lunch.

Past Tense Workshop: Creatively Writing a Huntington Object

Friday, April 27, 2012
Huntington Library
Seaver 1&2
12noon-2pm

Please complete the rsvp form before Monday, April 23, 2012 to receive the pre-circulated materials and be included in the headcount for lunch.

Tom Mullaney, Stanford University

"Chinese Typewriters at the Huntington"

Friday, May 4, 2012
Huntington Library
Seaver 1&2
12noon-2pm

Please complete the rsvp form before Monday, April 30, 2012 to receive the pre-circulated materials and be included in the headcount for lunch.

Past Events

RSVP

Please complete the rsvp form by the Monday prior to each Friday event in order to receive the pre-circulated readings and be included in the head count for lunch.