Bibliographies

May 14th, 2017

Wendy Doniger is the Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History of Religions at the University of Chicago and the author of over 40 books, including On Hinduism and Redeeming the Kamasutra. Doniger reads from ...

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May 7th, 2017

Alan Fishbone has an M.Phil. in Classics from Columbia University. He has worked as a teacher of English and aikido; as a translator of Latin, ancient Greek, and Spanish; and as a bouncer, bartender, construction worker, and professor of Classics. He lives and works in New York City. Fishbone reads from ...

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April 15th, 2017

Ravi Shankar  is founding editor of Drunken Boat, one of the world’s oldest electronic journals of the arts, and co-editor of The Golden Shovel Anthology: New  Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks. Shankar discusses Andal: The Autobiography of a Goddess, in conversation with Whitney Cox, Sat. 4/14 3pm at the Co-op.

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April 4th, 2017

Benjamin Morgan is assistant professor of English at the University of Chicago. His book, The Outward Mind: Materialist Aesthetics in Victorian Science and Literature, approaches the Victorian period of innovation as an important origin point for current attempts to understand art or beauty using the tools of the...

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April 3rd, 2017

David Shulman is Professor Emeritus of Indian Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. After taking a first degree at the Hebrew University in Arabic and Persian and falling in love with Persian poetry, he drifted eastward from Iran into India. He was trained in Tamil and Sanskrit at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London by John Ralston Marr, Wendy Doniger, and...

March 29th, 2017

 

Elizabeth A. I. Powell is also the author of The Republic of Self...

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March 19th, 2017

 

Richard Sobel is a political scientist, and author and editor of eight books and numerous scholarly, law and policy articles. He is Visiting Scholar at the Buffett Institute, Northwestern University, and director of Cyber Privacy Project. He has contributed to Supreme Court amicus briefs on voting rights and identification. Richard Sobel...

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March 16th, 2017

 

Ross Lipman is an independent filmmaker, essayist, and archivist, whose 2016 documentary ...

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December 28th, 2016

Emily J. Lordi is the author of ...

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December 19th, 2016

John Tipton’s first collection, surfaces, was published by Flood Editions in 2004. Two translations of Greek tragedies have followed: Sophocles’ Ajax (2008) and Aeschylus’s Seven against Thebes (2015), both published by...

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