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Seamus Heaney: Irish Poet and Nobel Laureate

Friday, April 29, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Rand Brandes LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY


Cartography and the Making of the Modern Middle East

Friday, April 22, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Daniel Foliard Université Paris Ouest


From The New Left Review to Gandhi as well as American Foreign Policy

Friday, April 15, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Perry Anderson DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR OF HISTORY AND SOCIOLOGY, UCLA


Evelyn Waugh: His Visits to the United States

Friday, April 8, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Martin Stannard, Barbara Cooke and Jeffrey Manley Editors of the OUP Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh—68 Volumes


Poetry during the Second World War: Keith Douglas in the Tradition of Siegfried Sassoon

Friday, April 1, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Steven L. Isenberg VISITING PROFESSOR OF HUMANITIES


The Colonial Hunt: Collecting Trophies and Knowledge

Friday, March 25, 2016 • 4:45 AM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Laura Mitchell UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE


China and India during World War II

Friday, March 11, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Ron Heiferman


Cecil Rhodes: The Man, the Scholarships, and the Protest

Friday, March 4, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Kenneth Fisher Rhodes Scholar Class of 1955


Representing Rural Society: Labor and the Landscape in the Eighteenth Century

Thursday, February 25, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Steve Hindle Huntington Library


Everyday Life in South India through the Tamil Short Story

Friday, February 19, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Martha Ann Selby ASIAN STUDIES


The Lost History of Rhodesia: Race and the Decolonization of Central Africa

Friday, February 12, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Luise White UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


British and American newspapers

Friday, February 5, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Boisfeuillet Jones, Jr. Washington, D.C.


Writing about Resistance in World War II

Friday, January 29, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Caroline Moorehead London


The Best and Worst Books of 2015

Friday, January 22, 2016 • 2:45 PM

Tom Lea Rooms, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center 3.206

Should any of them be included in the new Texas List of Unrequired Reading?