|Date / Time||Location||Description|
|October 26, 2018|
|Smart Museum of Art||Humanities Diversity Mixer |
The Division of the Humanities Dean's Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion will host a mixer on Thurs, Oct 26. We hope to have many diverse graduate students, faculty, and staff who are committ...
|October 27, 2018|
|Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society||Outsider Hermeneutics |
What are the changing criteria which make Outsider Writing 'literary' and readable, not merely pathological, incoherent or endlessly boring? Schreber’s Memoirs of my Nervous Illness are now presented ...
|November 08, 2018|
|Classics Building, Room 110||Melissa Potter on Equal Pay for Equal Work: Women’s Labor as Resistance through the Lens of Silvia Federici’s Wages for Housework Theory |
Professor Melissa Potter (Associate Professor, Columbia College Chicago, visiting professor 2018, University of Chicago) will give a talk on social practice and arts activism, entitled Equal Pay for E...
|November 26, 2018|
|Franke Institute for the Humanities||Conference - Linguistic Homelands: Modern Hebrew, Yiddish, and German |
This conference will explore the intimate relations and tensions that accrue between Hebrew, Yiddish, and German. How were they variously marked as linguistic “homelands,”and why did that sense of hom...