Events

March 26, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Lecture: "Fertility Holidays: Global Journeys of Family Formation"

with Amy Speier (University of Texas at Arlington, Sociology & Anthropology) Read More>
March 26, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Panel: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Join us for a panel discussion on the book, featuring Larry Davis (Dean of the School of Social Work), Lisa Parker (Director of the Center for Health Law and Bioethics), and Elizabeth Pitts (Assistant Professor of English).   Read More>
March 28, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Follow the Photos: Anti-Fascism & Violence on the Latin American Margins of World War II"

Laura Gotkowitz (History) with responses from Paul Eiss (CMU, History) and Elizabeth Arkush (Anthropology) Read More>
March 28, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Lecture: "Hunger Artists: Zen Cooking, Mindful Eating, & Consumer Culture"

Melissa Anne-Marie Curley (Ohio State University, Comparative Studies) Read More>
March 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Lecture: "Against a Cloistered Virtue: Poems for Peace and Justice in the Age of Trump"

Philip Metres Professor of English, Director of the Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Program John Carroll University    Poster available here. Read More>
March 30, 2018 (All day) to March 31, 2018 (All day)

Conference: "Race & Empire in Global Music History, 1500-1800"

with a keynote address by Edda Fields-Black and participation from Olivia Bloechl, Rogerio Budasz, Hyun Kyong Chang, Sarah Eyerly, Glenda Goodman, Bonnie Gordon, Lester Hu, Pedro Memelsdorff, Walter Mignolo, Julia Prest, Katherine Schofield, Gabriel Solis, Makoto Harris Takao, Kate van Orden, Molly Warsh, and Emily Wilborne Read More>
April 4, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Lecture: Visiting Fellow Alexander Nehamas

Visiting Fellow: Alexander Nehamas (Princeton University, Philosophy) Read More>
April 5, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: Visiting Fellow Alexander Nehamas

Visiting Fellow: Alexander Nehamas (Princeton University, Philosophy) Read More>
April 6, 2018 - 9:00am to April 7, 2018 - 5:00pm

Conference: "Playing with Childhood in the Twenty-First Century"

Keynote Speakers: C.J. Pascoe (University of Oregon), Lauren Silver (Rutgers University), and Rebekah Sheldon (Indiana University)   Read More>
April 6, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Lecture: “Taking Young People Seriously: Inequalities in Contemporary Childhoods”

General Lecture by C.J. Pascoe (University of Oregon). Read More>
April 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Meet the Author: "The Child to Come: Life after the Human Catastrophe"

Meet the author session with Rebekah Sheldon, author of "The Child to Come: Life after the Human Catastrophe," as a part of the conference "Playing with Childhood in the Twenty-First Century". Read More>
April 7, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

"Transformative Childhood Studies: Remix in Justice, Inquiry, & Praxis"

with Lauren Silver as part of the conference "Playing with Childhood in the Twenty-First Century". Read More>
April 9, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Lecture: "Cyborg on the Bridge to Nowhere: Problems from the Edge of Life"

with Jesse Soodalter (UPMC) Read More>
April 11, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Tucci Lecture: "Immigration & Italian National Identity in the Plays of Gianni Clementi"

with Stefano Muneroni (University of Alberta, Drama) Read More>
April 12, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "The Anthropocene: the Promise & Pitfalls of an Epochal Idea"

Rob Nixon (Princeton University, English) with responses from Shalini Puri (English) and James Wynn (NYU, Art History) Read More>

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