All seminars are aimed primarily at graduate students undertaking or considering the Critical Theory Emphasis, but all are welcome


Spring 2024 CTE Mini Seminar

May 21st, 22nd, & 23rd 2024 in HH 303 - Professor Tyrone Palmer from Wesleyan University will be presenting his Mini-Seminar


headshot of Tyrone Palmer

Tyrone S. Palmer is Assistant Professor of English at Wesleyan University. His research interests include Black critical thought, affect theory, poetics, and negativity. Palmer's scholarship has previously been published or is forthcoming in Qui ParleCritical Ethnic StudiesPost45: ContemporariesTOPIA: Canadian Journal of Cultural StudiesDiscourse, and the edited volume The Affect Theory Reader 2: Worldings, Tensions, Futures. Additionally, he has published cultural criticism and poetry in a number of venues, including The New Inquiry, Gawker, The Offing, Vinyl Poetry, and Callaloo