Toronto Eighteenth Century Group, Department of English
Active on the UofT campus for almost 50 years, the Toronto Eighteenth-Century Group (TECG) promotes interdisciplinary knowledge of long eighteenth-century literature and culture by inviting visiting scholars, local faculty, and graduate students to present their research in a collegial environment. Membership is open to faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars from across the GTA. Visitors are always welcome. We hope you will join us!
TECG Events 2019-2020
***All events will take place at 7:15 p.m., Room 616, Jackman Humanities Building (170 St. George Street, Toronto, M5R 2M8).***
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Ellen Lockhart, Assistant Profeessor, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
“Wolves in the Scale: Hearing Nature in Late Eighteenth-Century Music”
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Valerie Traub, Adrienne Rich Distinguished University Professor of English & Women's Studies, University of Michigan
“Mapping Sex Across the Globe”
Registration is not required. For further information, please contact the Department of English at (416) 978-3190.
Graduate Student Reading Group
Local grad students in eighteenth-century studies have formed a reading group,
which meets before each TECG talk to discuss a reading recommended by the speaker. New members are always welcome!
For more information, please contact: Michael Reid