Events

March 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

Vaughn Rasberry Lecture and Book Reading

Vaughn Rasberry is Assistant Professor to Stanford University Department of English. He will be discussing and reading portions of his book "Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary Imagination" during this public lecture.  Read More>
March 29, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Colloquium with Professor Huey Copeland

Huey Copeland (Department of Art History, Northwestern University) will read and discuss selected essays during this Humanities Center Colloquium.    Read More>
March 30, 2017 - 4:00pm

Lisa Wakamiya Lecture: "Philology and Mimicry: Vladimir Nabokov’s The Song of Igor’s Campaign"

This presentation by Lisa Wakamiya (Florida State University) treats the “philologization” of Nabokov’s practice of translation.    Read More>
March 31, 2017 - 1:00pm

Robert Romanchuk Lecture: "Gogol’s Mirgorod: Four Ways to Write a Perverse Symptom"

Robert Romanchuk of Florida State University will discuss Gogol’s Mirgorod during this Humanities Center Lecture.    Read More>
April 5, 2017 - 4:00pm

Aaron Cowan Lecture: "History Happened Here: Heritage Tourism and Modernist Renewal in Postwar Pittsburgh"

Dr. Aaron Cowan (Associate Professor of History and Coordinator, Stone House Center for Public Humanities) will give a public lecture on postwar Pittsburgh.  Read More>
April 11, 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Lecture: "Between Haiti and Europe: A Literature of Migration"

Haitian poet and novelist, Louis-Philippe Dalembert will discuss select passages from his novels during this Humanities Center Colloquium.    Read More>