2020 Weatherhead Lecture: Kathryn Schwartz Cancelled


This event has been cancelled. The University is taking active measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. For information about the University's response to COVID-19, please see: https://www.uoregon.edu/corona virus

Date: Thursday, April 30
Time: 3:00 PM
Place: EMU 145 - Crater Lake Room South

Please join UO English for the 2020 Kingsley Weatherhead Lecture in Shakespeare Studies, featuring Professor Kathryn Schwarz. Professor Schwarz's presentation is titled "Brief Lives: Communal Ethics in the Time of Plague."

Dr. Kathryn Schwarz is Professor of Literature at Vanderbilt University. Her publications in early modern studies include What You Will: Gender, Contract, and Shakespearean Social Space (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011) and Tough Love: Amazon Encounters in the English Renaissance (Duke University Press, 2000). Currently, she is working on a book titled Dying Social Subjects: Community and Mortality in the English Renaissance. She holds a PhD from Harvard University.