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 2016 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).

                • March 4
                  Craig Owens, Professor of English
                  Prophylactic Perry, or Nice Asymptote!
                • March 25
                  Kevin Lam, Assistant Professor of Urban and Diversity Education
                  Theater of the Oppressed: Asian American Youth Violence, U.S. Imperialism, and Decolonization
                • April 22
                  Ben Gardner, Associate Professor of Art and Design
                  Heads of the Apostle: Image-making and Cultural Shifts
                • April 25
                  Dina Smith, Associate Professor of English
                  Michael Uebel (University of Texas-Austin)
                  Noir in a Nutshell: The Epistemological Space of Murder
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