March 16, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
“Sustainability and the Humanities” a Lecture by Stephanie Foote View >
November 5, 2014 - 5:30pm
Film Studies Presents Dana Polan: "The Square Screen: A Reflection on the Unhip Cinema of the 1960s. A Lecture to Honor Marcia Landy"

Dana Polan is a Professor of Cinema Studies at NYU and author of 8 books in film and media studies, including
Power and Paranoia:  History, Narrative, and the American Cinema, 1940-1950... View >

November 14, 2014 (All day) to November 15, 2014 (All day)
Symposium: "Latin America Pink Tide"

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November 12, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Lecture: "Class, Community, and Culture: Work Histories of the Lumbee"

The Pittsburgh Collaborative for Working Class Studies, in co-sponsorship with... View >

November 10, 2014 - 4:30pm
Lecture: "'The Real Spectre Haunting Western Thought': The Origins of Humanity and Cultural and Religious Interactions in Early Modern Times"

Co-sponsored by the Humanities Center, the World History Center, the Program in... View >

November 6, 2014 - 12:30pm
Colloquium: "Is Film Noir Really Godless? Thrillers, Theologies, and the History of a Critical Concept"

Humanities Center 2014-2015 Early Career Fellow Jason Stevens will lead his Fall... View >

November 5, 2014 - 4:30pm
Forum: "Academic Publishing in the Humanities Today"

The Humanities Center will welcome Brigitte Shull, Head of Humanities and Senior Editor, Literature and Gender Studies, at Palgrave Macmillan... View >

November 5, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Lecture: "Hindered to Succeed: Marianne Moore and Her Mother"

The Humanities Center is thrilled to welcome to campus Linda Leavell, the author... View >

November 5, 2014 - 12:30pm
Colloquium: "The Historian's Pickaxe: Uncovering the Origins of the Religious Right"

With responses by Paula Kane (Religious Studies) and Kristin Kanthak (Political... View >

November 4, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Religious Studies Colloquium: A discussion of the 25th anniversary edition of "Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory: A Journey into the Evangelical Subculture in America"

Reading available... View >

November 3, 2014 - 5:00pm
Lecture: "His Own Received Him Not: Jimmy Carter, the Religious Right, and the 1980 Presidential Election"

Randall Balmer is the Dartmouth Professor in the Arts & Sciences, chair of the Religion Department, and director of the Society of Fellows at Dartmouth College. His commentaries have appeared... View >

October 17, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Digital Brown Bag

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October 31, 2014 - 7:00pm to November 1, 2014 - 5:00pm
Chinese Documentary Film Event

Knocking on Memory’s Door with a Video Camera

The Memory Project and New Voices in Chinese Documentary


WU Wenguang, one of the founding figures in Chinese independent... View >

September 20, 2014 - 3:00pm
Welcome Back Picnic

What: Welcome Back Picnic
Who: Everyone
When: September 20, 3:00pm
Where: ... View >

September 18, 2014 - 5:30pm
Pittsburgh Film Colloquium: Kevin Flanagan

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