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These are events sponsored wholly or in part by the Center for the Humanities.

SEPTEMBER

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

Odds Bodkin Performance
"The Odyssey: Belly of the Beast"
7:00 PM, McGuire Hall

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, and FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

American Shakespeare Center Tour
"Wicked Folly Tour"
Macbeth,  Sense and Sensibility, and Taming of the Shrew
McManus Theatre, 7:00 pm

OCTOBER

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5

Francis Feast and Learn
Sustainability teach in and local foods dinner.
Thursday October 5 6:30PM McGuire Hall
RSVP: https://goo.gl/SBUPoF

Violeta Parra Concert with Alturas Duo and Alexandra Aubert- the ADAA Ensemble

"Book Conversation & Celebration with Martin Camper and Marian Crotty”
Knott Hall B01, 6-8 pm


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7

Big Dig II: Student Presentations and Nachbahr Award Talk

These students a CFH summer research fellowship grant to do 10 weeks of extended research on a top of their choosing will be presenting their work at 1:00 in 4th floor.
Matthew Rossi
“’A Humble Imitation’: Literary Appropriations of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale in Coleridge’s Zapolya”

Kelly Mueller
“Josephus and Flavian Rome: An Examination of the Effects of Flavian Roma on Flavius Josephus”

Hunter Flynn
“Power Lines: The York Road in Mason & Dixon”

2017 Nachbahr Award Talk:
Dr. Jean Lee Cole, English will present her talk “Diving into the Wreck”
The talks will be followed by a reception with students, faculty and parents.

1:00 pm 4th Floor Andrew White Center

MONDAY, OCTOBER 23 and MONDAY OCTOBER 30

Fall Common Text Lecture Series: Genesis
Lectures by Benjamin Sommer and Ben Quash

MONDAY, OCTOBER 16

Dustin Dixon Lecture
“Classical Tragedy and Horror Films”
Monday, October 6, 2017
Knott Hall tba, 6:30 pm

NOVEMBER

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Cardin Lecture:  “Spinoza on the Divinity of Scripture.”
Steven Nadler, Ph.D., William H. Hay II Professor of Philosophy, Evjue-Bascom Professor in Humanities, and Weinstein-Bascom Professor of Jewish Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will give the Jerome S. Cardin Memorial Lecture  on Wednesday, November 1 at 6 p.m. in McGuire Hall. A Kosher reception will follow the lecture  Come and bring your classes.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2-WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8

2017 French Week: "The French Connection: A Story of Friendship"
Lectures and performances by Claude Porsella, Pierre-Nicolas Colombat and Eva Aronion

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11

Voice Master Class "Lead Sheets and Charts with Marc Irwin"
Jazz Pianist and Music Director Marc Irwin
The class will involve Loyola voice students learning to perform with a Jazz Combo on short notice using only lead sheets or music charts.
1:00 -4:00 pm, Black Box Theater

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16

Camila Daniels Lecture
"New immigrants, old images: the racial representation of Latin American immigrants in Brazil"
4:00 pm, room tba

DECEMBER

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10

Literary Feast"Bohemianism in Modern Literature"
by invitation

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22 through FRIDAY, MARCH 2

Italian Week  "Florence: From Roman Camp to Modern City""

MARCH

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14

Humanities Symposium Student Faculty Colloquium on Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
between 8 and 5 in McManus Theater

THURSDAY, MARCH 16

Humanities Symposium Student Faculty Colloquium on Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
between 8 and 5:45 in McManus Theater

Humanities Symposium Keynote Address
TBA

6:00 pm McGuire Hall

APRIL

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11

2018 Colloquium on Language, Literature and Society "The Pen as Sword"

Lectures by Julian Bourg, Zueping Zhong and Jamie Pensado

MAY

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