Events

March 5, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:15pm
"The Women's Movement Community in Pittsburgh: Exploring the Intersection of Feminist, Race and Labor Movements"

Undergraduate lecture given by Patricia Ulbrich, University of Pittsburgh, GSWS, "The Women's Movement Community in Pittsburgh: Exploring the Intersection of Feminist, Race and Labor Movements."... View >

February 27, 2015 -
10:00am to 11:30am
""'Good' and 'Bad' Food Revealed: Understanding Categorizations in Child Feeding via Visual Methods."

Work-in-progress discussion with Chelsea Wentworth University of Pittsburgh, GSWS: "'Good' and 'Bad' Food Revealed: Understanding Categorizations in Child Feeding via Visual Methods." Text for... View >

February 19, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
"Assessing and Addressing Homophobia at the Community Level: The Acceptance Journeys Campaign in Pittsburgh"

Lecture by Sarah Krier, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, on "Assessing and Addressing Homophobia at the Community Level: The Acceptance Journeys Campaign in Pittsburgh... View >

January 29, 2015 -
4:30pm to 5:30pm
"Noble Wounds and the Surgeon King: Mediated Embodiments in Early Modern France

Lecture by Chloé Hogg, University of Pittsburgh, Department of French and Italian, on "Noble Wounds and the Surgeon King: Mediated Embodiments in Early Modern France."

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January 23, 2015 -
10:00am to 11:30am
"A Feminist Cultural Studies Approach to Yoga: Co-optation or Counter Hegemonic Embodiment?"

A work-in-progress discussion on "A Feminist Cultural Studies Approach to Yoga: Co-optation or Counter Hegemonic Embodiment?" with Kerrie Kauer, University of Pittsburgh Gender Sexuality and Women... View >

March 19, 2015 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm
“Sustainability and the Humanities” a Lecture by Stephanie Foote

Stephanie Foote is co=editor with Stephanie LeMenager of the new journal "Resilience: A Journal of the Environmental Humanities," which published its first issue in Jan. 2014.  With Elizabeth... 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"

See the flyer ... View >

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 >

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