Loyola University Maryland

Humanities Symposium

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

Exit West

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. 

Award-winning author of Exit West, Mohsin Hamid, will deliver the Humanities Symposium Keynote Address and Hanway Lecture in Global Studies on Monday, March 18, at 7 p.m. in Loyola’s McGuire Hall. He is a winner of the Betty Trask Award, a finalist for the Pen/Hemingway award, and has been shortlisted for the Man Booker twice. The lecture is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Visit the Hanway Lecture and Humanities Symposium Keynote website for more information.