UIC Institute for the Humanities

Each year the Institute for the Humanities brings a scholar to the UIC community whose innovative work has played a crucial role in reconceptualizing the disciplines of the humanities. This Visiting Fellow presents a public lecture and leads a seminar for faculty and advanced graduate students.

The 2014-2015 Visiting Fellow is Michael Warner, Seymour H. Knox Professor of English and Department Chair, Professor of American Studies at Yale University

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Michael Warner
Seymour H. Knox Professor Of English and Department Chair,
Professor of American Studies,
Yale University



Monday, November 3, 2014 at 4 PM
Lecture: "Notes on Normativity" 

Tuesday, November 4, 2014  from 3 – 5 PM
Seminar: "The Evangelical Black Atlantic"

The 2014-15 Visiting Fellow will be Michael Warner, Seymour H. Knox Professor of English and Department Chair, Professor of American Studies at Yale University.

Michael Warner will be in residence at UIC on November 3-4, 2014, offering a public lecture and a seminar. The lecture is open to the public. The seminar is open to faculty and advanced graduate students. Please, preregister using the below form.  Preregistration is not required but is highly recommended.



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Events

  • Monday, November 3, 2014, 04:00 PM

    Michael Warner is a literary critic, social theorist, and Seymour H. Knox Professor of English Literature and American Studies at Yale University. He also writes for Art Forum, The Nation, The Advocate, and The Village Voice. He is the author of Publics and Counterpublics, The Trouble With Normal: Sex, Politics, and the Ethics of Queer Life, The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800, Fear of a Queer Planet, and The Letters of the Republic. He also edited The Portable Walt Whitman and American Sermons: The Pilgrims to Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Notes on Normativity

  • Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 03:00 PM

    Michael Warner is a literary critic, social theorist, and Seymour H. Knox Professor of English Literature and American Studies at Yale University. He also writes for Art Forum, The Nation, The Advocate, and The Village Voice. He is the author of Publics and Counterpublics, The Trouble With Normal: Sex, Politics, and the Ethics of Queer Life, The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800, Fear of a Queer Planet, and The Letters of the Republic. He also edited The Portable Walt Whitman and American Sermons: The Pilgrims to Martin Luther King, Jr.

    The Evangelical Black Atlantic

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