Princeton Comparative Poetics Colloquium: When "I" Means "We"--Poetry and Social Life

When “I” Means “We”: Poetry and Social Life

Eighth Annual Graduate Student Comparative Poetry & Poetics Colloquium

Department of Comparative Literature, Princeton University

Saturday, May 4, 2013

The role of poetry in social life is fraught: to question it is to open the door to paradox and polemic. Today, with the humanities increasingly forced to prove their “usefulness,” poetry comes under particular scrutiny. Does ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Dept. of Comparative Literature, Princeton University
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Event Location: 
Princeton, NJ
Abstract due date: 
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Categories: 
American
1865-1914
20th & 21st Century
African-American
Colonial
Revolution & Early National
Transcendentalists
British
20th & 21st Century
Early Modern & Renaissance
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