Humanities Colloquium Series

Drake Faculty undertaking reseach in the humanities offer insights into their current work as the basis for discussion during occasional Friday-afternoon talks.

For more information, please contact Leah Kalmanson, Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion.

Spring 2015 Colloquium Series

All events take place Friday afternoons from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the Medbury Honors Lounge (lower level, west, Medbury Hall).

  • February 13
    Amy Letter, Assistant Professor of English
    Losing the Literature of the Now
  • March 6
    Lenore Metrick-Chen, Associate Professor of Art History
    (title TBA)
  • April 3
    Jennifer Harvey, Associate Professor of Religion
    (title TBA)
  • May 1
    Cristina Wildemuth, Assistant Professor of Education
    (title TBA)


ArtSci News
March 26, 2015
Renee Cramer, associate professor of law, politics, and society, has received a $76,244 grant from the National Science Foundation to study the impact of regulation, activism, and awareness on out-of-hospital midwifery care in the United States.