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Talks

A Selected List of Appearances by Cord Whitaker

"Race, Rhetoric, and the Alt-Right's Middle Ages"

Wesleyan University, December 2017.

"Whiteness and the Alt-Right's Middle Ages"

The Crusades, the Middle Ages, and the Alt-Right: A Symposium for Scholars and Journalists, George Washington University, October 2017.

“Shimmering Philological Mirage: Chaucer’s Miller’s Tale and the Spiritual Side of Race”

Rhode Island Medieval Circle Lectures; Program in Medieval Studies, Brown University; Providence, RI; November 14, 2016.

“Chaucer’s Anelida and Arcite and the Imperative of Love in Cancer Research”

Medieval Natures: Forty-Second Annual Sewanee Medieval Colloquium; University of the South; Sewanee, TN; April 1-2, 2016.

“Double (Medievalist) Consciousness: The Nineteenth Century, the Harlem Renaissance, and the Medieval Future”

Ninety-first Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America; Boston, MA; February 25-27, 2016.

“Race and the Middle Ages in the Modern University”

Mellon Forum of Life; Class of 2001 Reunion, Yale University; New Haven, CT; May 28, 2016.

Keynote Address & Response to Interdisciplinary Faculty Panel

Symposium on Periodization and Temporality in Literature; Department of English, University of Denver; Denver, CO; April 29, 2016.

“Black Chaucer”

Off the Books: Making, Breaking, Binding, Burning, Leaving, Gathering; Fourth Biennial Meeting of the BABEL Working Group; University of Toronto; Toronto, ON, Canada; October 9-11, 2015.

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