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CANCELED - Research in Progress: From Initial Idea to Dissertation Topic

March 4, 2020
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4 rue de Chevreuse, 75006, Paris, France

Columbia M.A in History and Literature and Columbia Global Centers | Paris are organising a discussion on "Research in Progress: From Initial Idea to Dissertation Topic". Three former Columbia MA students - Elizabeth Albes, Katherine Raichlen, and Katherine Sinclair - will present their research with a special focus on the process that led them to the current stage of their dissertation.

An informal conversation in English will follow the presentations.

Elizabeth Albes ( MA HILI 2014), PhD in French and Romance Philology at Columbia University. "Rien ne dissemble plus de lui que lui-même: The Paradox of Authenticity in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century French Literature"

Katherine Raichlen, PhD in French and Romance Philology at Columbia University. "National and Local Belonging: Representations of Twentieth-Century Jewish Migration to France."

Katherine Sinclair (MA HILI 2015), PhD in History at Rutgers University. Titre "'Regimes of High Fantasy': Experiments in Sovereignty on the French Subantarctic Islands, 1893 to the Present."

This event is organized by the Columbia MA in History and Literature.