2020 Special Events

Keynote Address

Saturday, February 8th, 11:00am
Alexander Zholkovsky (University of Southern California)
"Linguistics and Poetics and Some Other Smoldering Issues of Literary Analysis. An (auto)heuristic study"

Advanced Seminars

Friday, February 7th, 1:30pm-3:30pm
Alyssa Dinega Gillespie (Bowdoin College) "Travels with the Muse: Pushkin’s Inspirational Myths”

Saturday, February 8th, 5:15pm-7:00pm
Anindita Banerjee (Cornell University) "Russian Science Fiction on the Edges of the World"

Curricular Design Workshop

Friday, February 7th, 4:30pm-6:30pm
Benjamin Rifkin (Hofstra University), "Expanding Language Program Design to Meet Liberal Arts Goals"

Film Screenings

Friday, February 7th, 9:00pm-11:00pm
Listopad ("November", CZ/US 2015, 89 minutes) and Q&A with film producer Jeffrey Brown

Saturday, February 8th, 7:30pm-9:30pm
Documentary: Vinyl Generation (CZ/US 2016, 73 minutes) and Q&A with film producer Jeffrey Brown

Presidential Panel

Friday, February 7th, 1:30pm-3:30pm
"The State of the Field: Thirty Years After the 1990 AATSEEL Conference" with current and past AATSEEL Presidents

President's Reception and Awards Ceremony

Friday, February 7th, 7:00pm-9:00pm