CMES Colloquium: Red Nightingales: The Poetics of Eastern Internationalism

Event time: 
Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Henry R. Luce Hall (LUCE ), 203 See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 

Hosted by Robyn Creswell
Samuel Hodgkin is an assistant professor of Comparative Literature at Yale University. He has published on the modern verse, theater, and criticism of Iran, Turkey, the Caucasus, and Central Asia. He is a co-organizer of the “Cultures of World Socialism” working group, and he is organizer of an upcoming special issue of Comparative Literature Studies on “communist world poetics.” Other articles have appeared in Iranian Studies, Cahiers d’études iraniens, and Cahiers d’Asie centrale. Today’s conversation is on his first book manuscript, entitled Red Nightingales: The Poetics of Eastern Internationalism.

Sam Hodgkin, Comparative Literature, Yale University