Olin Book Talks, 2012-2013

Olin Book Talks: Spring 2013

Bruno Bosteels, Professor of Romance Studies. Marx and Freud in Latin America (Verso Books, 2012).
Feburary 6, 4:30 pm.
Location: Amit Bhatia Libe Café, Olin Library.

 

Find it on the shelf in Olin Library: PQ7081 .B676 2012, but first, check to see if it is currently checked out.

 

 

Fredrik Logevall, John S. Knight Professor of International Studies, History Department, and Director, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies. Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire & the Making of America's Vietnam. (Random House, 2012).

Congratulations to Prof. Logevall on winning the Pulitzer Prize for Embers of War!

February 26, 4:30 pm
Location: Amit Bhatia Libe Café, Olin Library

Find it on the shelf on Olin's New & Noteworthy shelves or in Kroch Asia DS553.1 .L64 2012, but first, check to see if it is currently checked out

See also: CBS news coverage of Prof. Logevall's book.

Shirley Samuels, ed., Professor of English and American Studies. The Cambridge Companion to Abraham Lincoln (Cambridge University Press, 2012). Cambridge Companions to American Studies series.
March 12, 4:30 pm
Location: Kroch Library 2B48

Find it on the shelf in Olin Library: E457.2 .C245 2012, but first, check to see if it is currently checked out.

 

Deborah Starr, ed., Professor of Near Eastern Studes. Mongrels or Marvels: The Levantine Writings of Jacqueline Shohet Kahanof (Stanford University Press, 2011). Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture series.
April 9, 4:30 pm
Location: Olin Library Room 106G

Find it on the shelf in Olin Library: PJ5054.K3136 A6 2011, but first, check to see if it is currently checked out.

 

Olin Book Talks: Fall 2012

September 19, 4:30 pm: Victor Nee, Goldwin Smith Professor, Department of Sociology. Capitalism from Below: Markets and Institutional Change in China (Harvard University Press, 2012). Location: Amit Bhatia Libe Cafe.
Find it on the shelf in Kroch Library: HC427.95 .N44 2012, but first check to see if it is currently checked out.

Winner of the Academy of Management's 2013 George R. Terry Book Award

 

October 23, 4:30 pm: Kim Haines-Eitzen, Departments of Near Eastern Studies and Classics. The Gendered Palimpsest: Women, Writing, and Representation in Early Christianity (Oxford University Press, 2011). Location: Olin Library Room 106G
Find it on the shelf in Olin's New & Noteworthy Books section, but first check to see if it is currently checked out

 

 

November 13, 4:30 pm: Nerissa Russell. Department of Anthropology. Social Zooarchaeology: Humans and Animals in Prehistory (Cambridge University Press, 2011).
Location: Olin Library Room 106G
Find it on the shelf in Olin (7th floor): CC79.5 .A5 R87 2012, but first check to see if it is currently checked out