The Disciplines Series

Enchantment Across the Disciplines—a symposium

Wednesday, April 18, 2012  6:15pm The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room


Free and open to the public

No registration required

First come, first seated

Photo ID required for entry


Department of English and Comparative Literature

This symposium on enchantment features Michael Saler, Wendy Faris, Sumathi Ramaswamy, and Akeel Bilgrami, and is organized by Gauri Viswanathan.  It is made possible through the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


  • Akeel Bilgrami

    Sidney Morgenbesser Professor of Philosophy

    Columbia University

  • Michael Saler

    Professor of History

    University of California at Davis

  • Wendy Faris

    Professor of English

    University of Texas at Arlington

  • Sumathi Ramaswamy

    Professor of History

    Duke University

  • Organizer

    Gauri Viswanathan

    Class of 1933 Professor in the Humanities

    Columbia University


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