The Department of English
Events

 

Current Events

Third Biennial Literature and Law Conference
Friday, March 30, 2012 
*CFP Deadline: Friday, January 13, 2012



Past Events

Second Biennial Literature and Law Conference
Friday, April 16, 2010



A Lecture Series Inaugurating a
NEW ENGLISH MAJOR
at John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities*

 


"Sabella Nitti's Death Sentence"

Marianne Constable
Department of Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley
September 25, 2008 5:00 pm, Room 630T

"When Law is Literature: Law and Oratory in Classical Athens"
Michael Gagarin
Department of Classics, University of Texas, Austin
October 15, 2008 5:00 pm, Room 630T

“Public Affairs and Judicial Intimacies; or, How to Turn a French Romance into an English Novel”
Susan Heinzelman
Department of English, University of Texas, Austin
February 5, 2009 5:00 pm, Room 630T

"Forensic Linguistics for Investigative Practitioners: Threat Assessment, Counter-Terrorism, Linguistic Profiling and Authorial Attribution"
Department of English and Center for Modern Forensic Practice
February 20, 2009 10:00 am, Room 630T

“Where the Wild Things Are: Children's Literature and the Constitution of Law”
Desmond Manderson
Faculty of Law, McGill University
March 19, 2009 5:00 pm, Room 630T

"Conspiracy, Inc.: Zoot Suits, Cockroach People and Chicano Culture’s Rethinking of Legal Discourse"
Carl Gutierrez-Jones
Department of English, University of California, Santa Barbara
April 23, 2009 5:00 pm, Room 630T

Valerie Allen, Chairperson
524 West 59th Street, Room 7.63.04, New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.237.8909, Email: vallen@jjay.cuny.edu