Monday, March 16, 2020 - 19:00
Joel Kaminsky is the Morningstar Professor of Jewish Studies and Professor of Religion at Smith College. He received his PhD from the University of Chicago Divinity School and has been a Visiting Professor at Duke, Harvard, and Yale Divinity School.
He is the author of numerous books, edited collections, and articles, including The Hebrew Bible for Beginners: A Jewish and Christian Introduction and Yet I Loved Jacob: Reclaiming the Biblical Concept of Election.
Monday, February 10, 2020 - 12:00
Translational Science Grand Rounds: “The Evolution of a Revolution”
Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 11:00
The panel will include two presentations: “The new pattern of democratic crisis in Brazil and Argentina”, by Leornardo Avritzer (UFMG, Brazil), and “The Brazilian 2013 Protests: identity, repertoire and democracy”, by Ricardo Fabrino Mendonça (UFMG, Brazil).
Friday, January 24, 2020 - 16:00
Agnes Callard is Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Chicago. Her primary research interests include ancient philosophy, moral psychology, and ethics.
Monday, February 3, 2020 - 18:00
E. Patrick Johnson will perform and read from Honeypot: Black Southern Women Who Love Women followed by a moderated discussion. This is part of the School of Liberal Arts Dean's Speaker Series and Amistad Research Center's Conversations in Color.
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 16:00
The Hans B. Jonassen lecture will take place on Monday, March 16, 2020 in 102 Jones Hall at 4:15pm. A coffee reception will begin at 4:00pm. The lecturer this year is John Gladysz who is currently a distinguished Professor of Chemistry and holds a Dow Chair in Chemical Invention at Texas A&M University. He has authored over 400 papers and patents, and his research spans a wide range of problems in the general areas of synthetic and mechanisitc organometallic chemistry and catalysis.
Friday, January 31, 2020 - 13:00
Mario Small, Harvard University
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 13:30
Remaking a Life: How Women Living with HIV/AIDS Confront Inequality
In the face of life-threatening news, how do we reevaluate and transform our lives? Starting in 2005, Northwestern professor of Sociology and African American Studies Celeste Watkins-Hayes spent more than a decade documenting the experiences of over 100 women living with HIV/AIDS in Chicago and beyond.
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 15:00
December 6, 3:00pm at Jones Hall Greenleaf Room – Yonatan Lupu, Associate Professor of Political Science at George Washington University, will present “Targeting in Armed Conflict and Public Opinion: An Experimental Analysis in Ukraine.”
Friday, November 22, 2019 - 15:00
On Friday, November 22 at 3 pm in the Jones Hall Greenleaf Room, Professor James Stewart of University of British Columbia will present, "Reincarnating Article 2(4): The Pillage Paradigm."