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Two Events with Christian Kiening



Christian Kiening


Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:30pm


Pigott Hall



Two Events with Christian Kiening

Christian Kiening is Professor of medieval and early modern German literature at the University of Zurich. He is the director of the National Competence Centre for Research on Mediality and co-editor of the journals Deutsche Vierteljahrsschrift für Literaturwissenschaft und Geistesgeschichte, Historische Semantik, and Philologie der Kultur. His most recent books include: Das wilde Subjekt (2006, trans. into Portuguese 2014), Urszenen des Medialen (2012), Das Mittelalter der Moderne (2014),Literarische Schöpfung im Mittelalter (2015), Fülle und Mangel (2016, trans. into English 2018). The following workshops by visiting Professor Christian Kiening will be of interest to anyone working in Early Modern, Renaissance, or Medieval, and anyone interested in conceptions of time. You are cordially invited to attend.
April 18 at 5:30pm: "Printing Time"
Sponsored by Text Technologies
Bldg. 260, Rm. 216
Dinner will be catered
April 25 at 5:30pm: "Hybrid Temporalities (1400-1600)"
Sponsored by Textual Orientations
Bldg. 260, Rm. 216
Wine and cheese will be available