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Upcoming Events

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

Annual Provost's Advisory Committee on Women's Concerns (PACWC)

Lecture and Reception for Women Faculty: "Medieval Holy Women as Political Strategists"

Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski (French and Italian Laguages and Literatures)

3:00 PM - 2500 Wesley W. Posvar Hall

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2016

Special Guest: Steven Justice (Berkeley)

Book Celebration for Ryan McDermott & Hannah Johnson

with guest respondent, Chancellor's Professor Steven Justice (UC Berkeley): "Historicism (A Eulogy)"

4:00 PM – 501 Cathedral of Learning

Reception to follow

Professor Justice will also offer a seminar

12:00 PM - Humanities Center, 602 CL

Cosponsored by: Department of English

OCTOBER 19 – 20, 2016

Humanities Center Visiting Fellow: Laura J. Snyder (St. John’s University)

Workshop: "Writing Intellectual Biographies: Bringing Thinkers and Their Ideas to Life"

Wednesday, October 19: 12:30 PM – Humanities Center, 602 CL

Lecture: "Eye of the Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the Reinvention of Seeing"

                   Thursday, October 20: 6:00 PM - Carnegie Museum of Art Theatre

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016

Humanities Center Visiting Fellow: Lorraine Daston

Colloquium: "The Premodern Rule: History of an Epistemic Category"

12:30 PM - Humanities Center, 602 CL

Lecture: "Modernity and the History of Science"

5:00 PM - University Club, Ballroom A

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2016

History of Art and Architecture Lecture: "The Moment of the Fall in Renaissance Art: The Ethical Challenge of Adam and Eve"

Professor Joseph Koerner, Victor S. Thomas Professor of the History of Art and Architecture - Harvard University

4:00 PM - Frick Fine Arts, Room 202

 

 

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2016 SUMMER NEWSLETTER

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