Annual William W. Cook Lecture

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Annual William W. Cook Lecture

Stephen Best "My Beautiful Elimination."

Thursday, April 17, 2014
Wren Room, Sanborn
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Stephen Best is an Associate Professor of English at UC-Berkeley.  He is the author ofThe Fugitive's Properties: Law and the Poetics of Possession (University of Chicago, 2004), a study of property, poetics, and legal hermeneutics in nineteenth-century American literary and legal culture. Currently, he is working on a new project on rumor, promiscuous speech, and slavery's archive.

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