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Humanities Institute New Books Celebration at Fitz Books

May 12, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Please join us at FITZ BOOKS as we celebrate recent publications by Humanities Institute Faculty Fellows and HI/OVPRED Research Funding in the Arts and Humanities Awardees.

Catered by The Dapper Goose with cash bar. Free and open to the public. Books available for purchase.

Celebrating new works by:

Henry Berlin, Alone Together: Poetics of the Passions in Late Medieval Iberia

David R Castillo, Undeceptions: Cervantine Strategies for the Disinformation Age and What Would Cervantes Do? Navigating Post-Truth with Spanish Baroque Literature

Meredith Conti, Theatre and the Macabre

Carole Emberton, To Walk About in Freedom: The Long Emancipation of Priscilla Joyner

Jaume Franquesa, Power Struggles: Dignity, Value, and the Renewable Energy Frontier in Spain

Jennifer L. Gaynor, Intertidal History in Island Southeast Asia: Submerged Genealogy and the Legacy of Coastal Capture

Erin Hatton, Coerced: Work Under Threat of Punishment and Labor and Punishment: Work In and Out of Prison

Lindsay Brandon Hunter, Playing Real: Media, Mimesis, and Mischief

Julia Jamrozik, Growing up Modern: Childhoods in Iconic Homes

Philip Kiernan, Roman Cult Images

Hal Langfur, Adrift on an Inland Sea: Misinformation and the Limits of Empire in the Brazilian Backlands

Yan LiuHealing with Poisons: Potent Medicines in Medieval China

Ndubueze L. Mbah, Emergent Masculinities: Gendered Power and Social Change in the Biafran Atlantic Age

Christina Milletti, Choke Box: a Fem-Noir and Girling Season

Fernanda Negrete, The Aesthetic Clinic: Feminine Sublimation in Contemporary Writing, Psychoanalysis & Art

Ariel Nereson, Democracy Moving: Bill T. Jones, Contemporary American Performance, and the Racial Past

Elizabeth Otto, Haunted Bauhaus: Occult Spirituality, Gender Fluidity, Queer Identities, and Radical Politics and Bauhaus Women: A Global Perspective

Erkin Özay, Urban Renewal and School Reform in Baltimore

Camilo Trumper, Ephemeral Histories: Public Art, Politics and the Struggle for the Streets in Chile

Jasmina Tumbas, I am Jugoslovenka! Feminist performance politics during and after Yugoslav Socialism

Joseph Valente, The Child Sex Scandal and Modern Irish Literature and Joycean Possibilities

Christine Varnado, The Shapes of Fancy: Reading for Queer Desire in Early Modern Literature

Victoria W. WolcottLiving in the Future: Utopianism and the Long Civil Rights Movement


The UB Humanities Institute‘s first publication in the Humanities to the Rescue book series, Continental Theory: Buffalo Transatlantic Crossroads of a Critical Insurrection

Fitz Books + Waffles
433 Ellicott Street
Free and open to the public. Books available for purchase.

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May 12, 2023
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Fitz Books
433 Ellicott St
Buffalo, NY United States
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