2020/21 Virtual NAVSA Events

May 2021 Events

Day-Date-Time Event Agenda/Speakers Sign-up at Contact
Fri, May 7, 3pm EST Race and Transimperialism Reading Group Discussion of Gopal, Insurgent Empire; Tuck and Yang, "Decolonization is not a metaphor"; Reeder,Forms of Informal Empire Please contact --> Lindsey E. R. O'
Fri, May 14, 9am EST Victorian Studies, Asia, and the Pacific - Part III: Mobile Forms, Objects, Genres Speakers: Kasey Bass, Nina Blomfield, Rae X. Yan, Jessica R. Valdez​ Register here  by May 13 Jessica
Thurs, May 20,  2:30 pm EST Salon and Roundtable inspired by "Victorian Poetry and the Salon," the forthcoming special issue of Victorian Poetry edited by Linda Hughes and Phyllis Weliver Features short presentations, recitations & musical performances by Victorian Poetry Caucus members Register here by May 17 Veronica Rose
Fri, May 21, 9-12 PST Middlemarch 150th Anniversary Symposium Keynote by Ronjaunee Chatterjee; presentations by Alex McCauley, Laura Griffith, Matt Poland, and Sierra Eckert; “Eliot on Demand” with Fionnuala Dillane, Nancy Henry, Summer Star Register here  (you can also annotate Middlemarch here to join the fun!) Laura Griffith

Sat, May 22,  10.15am PST Pedagogy Roundtable hosted by Religion and Spiritualties Caucus Speakers include: Ilana Blumberg, Jo Carruthers, Christine Colon, Charles LaPorte, Joe McQueen Register here  by May 14th Amy Cote

June events

June 15th







Workshop: Labour

Ruth M. McAdams on Non-Tenure- Track Labour in the Age of COVID-19; Jeffrey Kessler on Bureaucracy, Responsibility and Labour; Jesse Hoffman on Alt-ac Positions Register


Emily Halliwell-MacDonald