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Fall 2019 Humanities Forum

  • Global History as Urban History

    A View from Edo, The Greatest City in the World
    Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Annual Robert K. Webb Lecture Amy Stanley, Associate Professor of History, Northwestern University Edo (now Tokyo) was once the greatest city in the world. In 1800 – the era of Napoleon...
    Posted: July 23, 2019 2:13 PM
  • The Future of Du Bois

    Consciousness, Citizenship, and Epistemology in Africa
    Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    41st Annual W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture Nimi Wariboko, Water G. Muelder Professor of Social Ethics in the School of Theology and Chair of the Philosophy, Theology, and Ethics Department, Boston...
    Posted: July 23, 2019 2:16 PM
  • Can the Children of Iberian Cinemas Speak? A Video Essay

    Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Erin K. Hogan, Associate Professor of Modern, Languages, Linguistics, and Intercultural Communication, UMBC This presentation considers how the political appropriation of the child...
    Posted: July 23, 2019 2:22 PM