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Center for the Humanities

Calendar

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

SEPTEMBER

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Odds Bodkin Performance
The Iliad. Book 1. 
7:00 PM, McGuire Hall

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 20-SUNDAY 23

French Classes Trip to Montreal

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, and FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

American Shakespeare Center Tour
"Hand of Time"
The Comedy of Errors, Sophocles' Antigone, The Winter's Tale
McManus Theatre, 7:00 pm

SATURDAY,  SEPTEMBER 29 

Family Weekend
Student Presentations and Nachbahr Award Talk

These students were awarded CFH grants to take part in a non-Loyola summer program,  a summer research fellowship grant to do 10 weeks of extended research on a topic of their choosing or for otherwise unpaid  internships. They will present their projects at 1:00 in  Andrew White Student Center 4th floor.

Summer Study Program 

Megan Adlem, class of 2020, received a Student Summer Grant from the CFH to study archaeology in Greece this summer. Her mentor is Dr. Martha Taylor, Classics.

Student Summer Fellowship Grants this summer.
Marisa Gochie
“The Limits of Renewability: The Ethics of ‘Clean Energy’ in Costa Rica”
Mentor: David Gordon, Philosophy

Kyle Hand  (he will, not be presenting as he is abroad)
“Generation Z Philosophy: Stoicism”
Mentor: Dr. Frank Cunningham, Philosophy

Phoebe Labat
“Exploring the Connections between the Choctaws and the Irish during and after the Great Irish Famine”
Mentor: Dr. Matthew Mulcahy, History

Hannah Loiselle
“The Rise of Humanitarianism in the Middle East: The Early Years of the British Syrian Mission (1860-1891)”
Mentor: Dr. Sara Scalenghe, History

 Otherwise Unpaid internship recipients:
Gail Rabasca, Internship at the National Endowment for the Humanities: Office of Congressional Affairs
Beatrice King, Internship with Gramercy Global in Berlin Germany

2018 Nachbahr Award: Dr. Thomas Ward, Modern Languages and Literatures  
“The Life of the Mind: When Class Overwhelms Race and Gender”

2018 Affiliate Teaching Award in the Humanities: Catherine Savell, Modern Languages and Literatures

All will be followed with a reception for students, faculty and parents.

OCTOBER

NOVEMBER

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Jerome S. Cardin Memorial Lecture

Adam Gopnik, award winning journalist for The New Yorker
"Believing Without Belief, Spirituality Without Team Spirit: Thinking about Tolerance int he Twenty-First Century"
6:00 pm, McGuire Hall. A Kosher reception will follow the lecture

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1-THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8

2018 French Week: " Ma France a moi: My France"
    

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Harriet Fertick Lecture
"Imagining Freedom: W.E.B Du Bois and Cicero on Speech and Citizenship"
6:00 pm, KH03

DECEMBER

MONDAY, DECEMBER 10

Literary Feast  "The Myth of the Great American Novel"
by invitation of the English Department

JANUARY

FEBRUARY


THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21 through THURSDAY, 28

Italian Week  "Discovering Turin, the Royal City"

MARCH

MONDAY and TUESDAY, MARCH 13 and 14

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13

Humanities Symposium Student Faculty Colloquium on Exit West
between 8 and 5 in McManus Theater

THURSDAY, MARCH 14 (this date is not confirmed)

Humanities Symposium Student Faculty Colloquium on Exit West 
between 8 and 5:45 in McManus Theater

Humanities Symposium Keynote Address
Mohsin Hamid, Author of Exit West
6:00 pm, McGuire Hall

 

APRIL

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10

2019 Colloquium on Language, Literature and Society "The Creation of the Middle Class: the Role of Art, Literature and Philosophy in the Formation of Class Identity"

MAY

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