The English Institute 2004


Friday September 10  
9 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 AM Serial
Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, CUNY Graduate Center
The Weather in Proust
11 AM Serial
Jared Gardner, Ohio State University
Reading Out of the Gutter
Lunch at 12:30 PM
2 PM Dickens
Rosemarie Bodenheimer, Boston College
‘There is no “Was” in the Case’: Dickens’ Present Past
3:30 PM Dickens
John Bowen, Keele University
Dickens, the Devil and the Deed
Saturday September 11  
9 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 AM Serial
Brent Edwards, Rutgers University
Come Out: Race, Music, and Serial Poetics
11 AM Dickens
Joseph Litvak, Tufts University
Lunch at 12:30 PM
2 PM Recycling
Meredith McGill, Rutgers University
3:30 PM Recycling
Leah Price, Harvard University
Adventures of a Quire
Sunday September 12  
9 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 AM Recycling
Peter Stallybrass, University of Pennsylvania
Recycling Texts
11 AM Roundtable 
Freud on Repetition
Directed by Marjorie Garber, Harvard University

A roundtable discussion on selected readings by Freud**: “Remembering, Repeating and Working-Through” (1914), and “Beyond the Pleasure Principle” sections I, II, and III.

**Roundtable readings are now available online. Once you have registered, please contact us to get the username and password for access.

Freud, “Remebering, Repeating, and Working-Through”
- [high quality (6.5 MB) - owing to the large file size, we recommend that you save this version to your computer before viewing it]
- [medium quality 1.7 MB]
Freud, “Beyond the Pleasure Principle”

Registration information can be viewed here. For more information about the registration process, or about the conference in general, please contact:

Mary Elizabeth Wilkes
Conference Coordinator
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

63rd Session, 2004
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Harvard University
Date of publication: 
September 10-12, 2004
Past Conferences Date: 
Friday, September 10, 2004 to Sunday, September 12, 2004