5th Annual Graduate Early Modern Student Society (GEMSS) Symposium, “RE: revive, renew, rebirth”
April 22, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This is event is meant to further the goals of GEMSS of creating a community of Early Modern graduate student and faculty scholars on campus. The day will consist of presentations and roundtable events in which students will be given the opportunity to present their research among colleagues in order to receive feedback from an interdisciplinary audience.
The keynote address will be given by Professor Juliette Cherbuliez from the University of Minnesota. Professor Cherbuliez is an expert in Early Modern Studies. She specializes in seventeenth century French literature and culture, particularly the intersection between theatre and the novel, as well as the presence of violence in Enlightenment stage tragedies.
This Symposium will be free and open to all who are interested in early modernity.