Collegiate Seminar Calendar

Showing all events beginning Thursday, October 28, 2021.
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    CLOSE LISTENING 

    Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Orinda Room

    This workshop gives students a chance to apply their Seminar reading skills to a critical way of listening to music.

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    MARIE DE FRANCE on Women, Men, & Love

    Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

    Poet Marie de France uses a mix of real human dilemmas and magical elements to recount the trials and tribulations of lovers. But what do these fantastical tales from the 12th C. say about romantic love, then and now?

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    FACTORY HANDS:  DICKENS, MARX, & VICTORIAN WORKERS

    Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Online

    Join us for an interactive discussion of essential workers in Victorian England: their lives, the factories, and developing labour laws.

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    FACING THE CANON: WOMEN AND VIOLENCE IN SEMINAR TEXTS

    Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 12:45 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

    Part presentation and part discussion, this student-to student event explores the difficult topic of gender and power-based violence in Seminar texts.

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    HOW TO READ A GRAPHIC NOVEL

    Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

    Graphic novels use the formal conventions of “comics” to tell sophisticated stories, as words and images work together to create layers of meaning.