Loyola University Maryland

Humanities Symposium

2019 Humanities Symposium to reflect on Mohsin Hamid's text Exit West

Exit West

Loyola University Maryland’s Center for the Humanities will host its annual Humanities Symposium with various events  text Exit West with the theme of "Everyone Migrates."

Loyola faculty are encouraged to bring their classes to McManus Theatre during the symposium for discussions on this work on Monday, March 18 and Tuesday, March 19 in McManus. Faculty workshops will also be held for professors teaching the text on February 20 and 21. 

The symposium will feature a keynote address by Mohsin Hamid  author of the Exit West as well as The Reluctant Fundamentalist, both finalists for the Man Booker Prize. The keynote will be held on Monday, March 18th at 7:00 pm in McGuire Hall. The lecture is free and open to the public but tickets are required. More information on how to get tickets will be forthcoming with a new webpage.