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3 November, 2021, 7:00pm: 19CRS Reading Group

On the evening of November 3, 2021, Dr. Jennifer Hargrave will be leading a discussion of Edward Said’s Culture and Imperialism. Please come prepared to discuss the entire text and consider bringing a discussion question. Please RSVP to Kristen_Pond@baylor.edu by October 27, 2021. Molly…

15 October 2021, 3:30: Dr. Jennifer Hargrave

On October 15th, at 3:30 p.m., in the ABL Lecture Hall, Dr. Jennifer Hargrave (English, Baylor) will be presenting the results of her research sabbatical in a talk entitled “Subversive Sketching: Intratextual Debate in Chinese Travel Narratives.” Registration for this event can be…

19-21 May, 2022: Thirtieth Annual British Women Writers Conference

Baylor University will be hosting the 2022 annual conference for the British Women Writers Association. For more information about the conference, you can see the attached CFP and fliers, or you  can visit the website. BWWC 2022 CFP BWWC2022_flier.

4 February, 2022: Dr. Lisa Shaver

On February 4, 2022, Dr. Lisa Shaver (English, Baylor) will be presenting her research from her recent research leave.

Sept. 18, 2020, 3:30pm, Zoom – Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award Panel

At our 2021 OGSPA Awards, we also recognized the 2020 recipients, Anna Beaudry and Ryan Sinni, with certificates because last year’s program was virtual. On Friday, September 18, 2020 two graduate students will receive the 19th Century Research Seminar’s Outstanding Graduate Student Paper…

18 March 2022: Dr. Anne Boyd Rioux

On March 18, 2022, 19CRS will hear from Dr. Anne Boyd Rioux. This event was rescheduled from its Fall 2021 date. Anne Boyd Rioux is a writer and expert on American women writers, uncovering the stories of their lives and fostering renewed appreciation…

21 September 2021, 11:15am-1:45pm: 19th Century Job Letter Workshop

On September 21, 11:15am-1:45pm, 19CRS faculty will be hosting a job letter workshop for Baylor graduate students of 19th-Century studies applying to 19th century jobs in the fall and spring. Email Kristen_Pond@baylor.edu for details.

10 September 2021, 3:30 p.m: Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Awards

On September 10th, at 3:30 p.m. in the ABL Lecture Hall and over Zoom, 19CRS presented “At the Limits of Reason: Conversion and Obscenity,” honoring our Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award winners. Harrison Otis and Justice Flint presented their papers, “’A little harmless debauching’: Mark Twain,…

19CRS Video: Food Justice, Theology, and Literature: A Virtual Roundtable

On Friday, March 5, Dr. Matthew Whelan, Dr. Lesa Scholl, Dr. Jennifer Cognard-Black, and Dr. Jenny Howell gathered for a virtual roundtable discussion on “Food Justice, Theology, and Literature.” Watch the full conversation, including Q&A, here!  

March 5, 2021, 3:30pm: Roundtable on Food Justice, Theology, and Literature

Join the 19CRS on March 5 from 3:30-4:30 for a free, virtual roundtable on Food Justice, Theology, and Literature! For more information about this event, please see the flyer below. To access the roundtable on Zoom, please contact Dr. Kristen Pond, 19CRS Chair,…