Events

March 20, 2019 - 4:30pm

Environmental Humanities Colloquium: “Natural Gas Drilling in Pennsylvania before the Marcellus Shale Boom”

with Marcy Ladson (Doctoral Student in History) with a response from James Wynn (CMU, English) Read More>
March 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

"Gender and Resistance in The Time of the Butterflies"

Panel Discussion with Adriana Ramirez, Elizabeth Rodriguez Fielder, and Ricardo Vila-Roger. Moderated by Dan Kubis (Humanities Center). Reception to follow. Read More>
March 19, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Lecture: "Dead Capital"

with Dr. Diana Taylor (New York University, Performance Studies and Spanish) Read More>
March 19, 2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Grad Student Workshop with Diana Taylor, NYU

Text: Performance (Duke UP, 2016) Read More>
March 18, 2019 - 11:00am

Lecture: “Teaching Empathy through Virtual Reality”

with Amanda Licastro (Stevenson University, English) Read More>
March 7, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Extensions of our Body Moving, Dancing: The American Avant-Garde’s Theories of Handheld Cinematography"

Adam Hart (Film & Media Studies) with responses from Mark Anderson (Film & Media Studies) and Dana Och (Film & Media Studies). Reading available here.  Read More>
March 6, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: The Literary Construction of Cosmopolitan Identities

Didier Coste (Professeur Émérite de Littérature Comparée, Université Bordeaux Montaigne). With responses from Farbod Honarpisheh (Dietrich School Humanities Center Postdoctoral Fellow in Film and Media Studies) and R. A. Judy (Professor of Critical and Cultural Studies in the Department of English) Read More>
March 5, 2019 - 4:00pm

Lecture: "Toward a Global South Aesthetics with Special Reference to Peter Carey's Fiction"

Didier Coste, Professeur Émérite de Littérature Comparée Université Bordeaux Montaigne Read More>
February 28, 2019 - 6:30pm

Lecture "Blackness and the Powers of Horror: Film, Performance, Poetry, Criticism"

Simone White, M. Lamar and Zandashé Brown Read More>
February 28, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "‘Only the soldered mouth can tell’: Emily Dickinson, M. NourbeSe Philip, and the Story that Cannot be Told"

with visiting fellow Andrea Brady (University of London, English) and responses from Piotr Gwiazda (English) & Simon DeDeo (Social and Decision Sciences, CMU) Read More>
February 27, 2019 - 7:30pm

City of Asylum: “Drone Poetics"

a reading and conversation with visiting fellow Andrea Brady (University of London, English) Read More>
February 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am

The Digital Scholarship Lab: Involving Undergraduates in Digital Humanities Research

Public conversation with undergraduate students in digital humanities projects, featuring Ed Ayers, Ruth Mostern, Alison Langmead, Annette Vee and Ryan Horne.  Read More>
February 21, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Southern Journey: 1790-2010"

with visiting fellow Ed Ayers (University of Richmond, Department of History and President Emeritus) and responses from Ruth Mostern (History) & Kirk Savage (HAA) Read More>
February 20, 2019 - 4:00pm

Lecture: “Southern Journey: The American South in Motion, 1790-2020”

with visiting fellow Ed Ayers (University of Richmond, Department of History and President Emeritus) Read More>
February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm

Ecology's Other - Not An Alternative

Not An Alternative is a 16 year old art collective that works at the intersection of art, activism, and theory. Presenting for the group is core member Steve Lyons, an art historian, artist, and FRQSC Postdoctoral Fellow at the Humanities Center of the University of Pittsburgh.  Read More>

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