Loyola University Maryland

Humanities Symposium


All events  are free and open to the public. For more information on the rest of the events contact Patty Ingram at 410-617-2617.

Humanities Symposium Faculty Seminars

Wednesday, February 15: 4:30-6 p.m., Wine and Cheese. Changed to Cohn 133
Thursday, February 16: Noon-1:30 p.m. Lunch provided. CCC 114.

Contact Patty Ingram, pingram@loyola.edu, if planning to attend. 

Humanities Symposium

March 15-16, McManus Theater

Bring your students, during your regular classroom meeting times, to McManus Theater for an interdisciplinary discussion of the text with your colleagues and their students from a variety of departments. General student questions and conversations follow brief panel presentations by faculty members representing different disciplines.


Keynote Address

Thursday March 16, 6 p.m., McGuire Hall

Dr. Christopher Capozzola, history department, MIT

"Citizenship in Crisis: Centennial Legacies of First World War"

A few copies of Chris Capozzola’s first book, Uncle Sam Wants You: World War I and the Making of the Modern American Citizen (Oxford University Press, 2008), will be available in Patty Ingram’s office for anyone who wants to read his book and discuss questions of citizenship. Capozzola is the co-curator of "The Volunteers: Americans Join World War I. 1914-1919," a multi-platform public history initiative commemorating the centennial of America's First World War.