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The Olin Book Talks series is part of the Cornell University Library’s “Chats in the Stacks” program. Olin Book Talks feature the latest in Cornell humanities and social science scholarship, as Cornell faculty members read from their recent publications and answer questions from their audience.

Fall 2014 Book Talks Schedule

September 17, 4:30pm. Olin Library Room 107
Amy Villarejo, Ethereal Queer:  Television, Historicity, Desire (Duke University Press, 2014)




October 22, 4:30pm. Olin Library Room 107
Rachel Weil, A Plague of Informers: Conspiracy and Political Trust in William III's England (Yale University Press, Jan. 2014)




November 5, 4:30pm. Olin Library Room 107
Cynthia Robinson, Imagining the Passion in a Multiconfessional Castile: The Virgin, Christ, Devotions, and Images in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries (Penn State University Press, 2013)




November 19, 4:30pm. Olin Library Room 107
Camille Robcis, The Law of Kinship: Anthropology, Psychoanalysis and the Family in France (Cornell University Press, 2013; winner of the 2013 Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Book Prize)



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