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Academic Year 2018-2019

Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Dinah Hannaford | Department of International Studies
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, Jan. 31- Friday, Feb. 1, 2019
Symposium and Small Conference
“Reverberations of Memory, Violence, and History: The Centennial of the 1919 Canales Investigation”
Bob Bullock State Museum

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Dalitso Ruwe, Ph.D. candidate | Department of Philosophy
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Olga Dror | Department of History
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, February 14 – Friday, February 15, 2019, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Co-sponsored Symposium
“On Heidegger’s National Humanism: A Symposium on Derrida’s Lost Geschlecht III”
For more info, contact Dr. Adam Rosenthal
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Deanna Stover, Ph.D. candidate | Department of English
311 Glasscock Building 

February 22-23, 2019
Symposium and Small Conference
“Hermeneutics, the Humanities, and the Future of Interpretation”

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Maria Irene Moyna | Department of Hispanic Studies
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 4 p.m.
Notable Lecture
“How Does It Feel to Be a Problem?” Being Young and Muslim in America, 10 Years On
Moustafa Bayoumi | Ph.D, Columbia University
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Michael Morris, Ph.D. candidate | Department of History
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Global Health Humanities Seminar Lecture
A. Pulley Hudson | Department of History
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Katherine Unterman | Department of History
311 Glasscock Building

Friday, March 22, 2019
Notable Lecture
Matthew Hinsley’s “Citizen Artist
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Aaron Lira, M.A. candidate | Department of Geography
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Jessica Howell | Department of English
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Elizabeth Earle, Ph.D. candidate | Department of Communication
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, April 11, 2019
“Girlhood and Reading” Symposium
Critical Childhood Studies Working Group
453 Liberal Arts and Humanities Building

Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Nancy Plankey-Videla | Department of Sociology
311 Glasscock Building


Academic Year 2018-2019 Past Events

Monday, September 3, 2018, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
Early Modernists Social
Early Modern Studies Working Group
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 8:30-11:00 a.m.
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Presentations
“Adaptations Then and Now: Medieval England and Contemporary Culture”
“Religion and Media: Religious (In)Tolerance and Diversity in Digital Media Culture”
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, September 5, 2018, 9:00-10:00 a.m.
New Faculty Coffee Hour
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
“Demagogue for President: The Rhetorical Brilliance of Donald Trump”
Jennifer Mercieca | Department of Communication
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 12:00-2:00 p.m.
Early Modern Studies Working Group Lecture
Lunch and discussion
Dr. Kathryn Santos | Trinity University
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
“Community Museum’s Impacts on Tourism and Historic Preservation – Case Study from Shijia Hutong Museum in Beijing, China”
Mingqian Liu, Ph.D. candidate | Department of Architecture
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
“Beyond Safety: Risk, Cosmopolitanism, and Contemporary Neoliberal Life”
Emily Johansen | Department of English
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 10 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Latinx 3-Year Seminar Symposium
“Poor People’s Campaign: 50 Years Later”
Dr. Gordon Mantler | George Washington University
Dr. Lauren Araiza| Denison University
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 10-11a.m.
Notable Lecture
“Mapping Medical Tokyo”
Dr. Susan L. Burns | University of Chicago, Chair of the Center for East Asian Studies
453 Liberal Arts and Humanities Building (LAAH)

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Notable Lecture
“Human Rights, Biological Citizenship, and Reproductive Policy in Japan’s Leprosy Sanitaria”
Dr. Susan L. Burns | University of Chicago, Chair of the Center for East Asian Studies
453 Liberal Arts and Humanities Building (LAAH)

Friday, September 28, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Small Conference
“Media Literacy and Civic Engagement in the Digital Age”
MSC 2400
Flyer

Friday, September 28, 2018, 12:30-2:00 p.m.
Working Group Presentation
Language Matters Working Group
300 Glasscock Building

Monday, October 1, 2018, 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Lecture
“LBJ’s 1968”
Kyle Longley | Director, LBJ Presidential Library and Museum

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
“Discipline and Banish: Racialization of “Terror-suspect” Kurdish Juveniles in  Turkish Neoliberal Penal Regime”
Hazal Hurman, Ph.D. candidate | Department of Sociology
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday, October 4, 2018, 9-11 a.m.
Sound Studies Working Group
“Performing the Archives”
John Bondurant | Digital Archivist, Cushing Library and Archives
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
“Apostles of Change: Radical Politics and the Making of Latina/o Religion”
Felipe Hinojosa | Department of History
311 Glasscock Building

Friday, October 12, 2018, 1:00 p.m.
Sound Studies Working Group
“The American Religious Sounds Project”
Dr. Isaac Weiner | Associate Professor of Comparative Studies, Ohio State University
255 Liberal Arts and Humanities Building

Monday, October 15, 2018, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Global Health Humanities 3-Year Seminar
“Sustainable Development and Well-being in the Yucatan, Mexico: Developing a Local Level Survey Instrument that Links Across Scales”
Dr. Allison Hopkins | Department of Anthropology
Event flyer
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
“From Chortitza to Canada and the United States: The Post-World War II Immigration of Ethnic Germans”
Erika Weidemann, Ph.D. candidate | Department of History
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Vanita Reddy | Department of English
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 3:30-5:15 p.m.
South Asia Studies Working Group Lecture
“Media Representations of Sikh-Americans, Islamophobia and Racialized Violence”
Dr. Srividya Ramasubramanian
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 4-5 pm
Critical Childhood Studies Working Group
Membership and Planning Meeting
300 Glasscock Building

Friday, October 26, 2018, 12-2 p.m.
Community Food Working Group
Seed: The Untold Story
Film Viewing
311 Glasscock Building

Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Dong An, Ph.D. candidate | Department of Philosophy
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 11:30-1 p.m.
New Modern British Studies Working Group
Frankenstein Colloquium

300 Glasscock Building

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Disasters Fast and Slow: Photography, History, and the Environment
Dr. William D. Johnston | Wesleyan University
311 Glasscock Building
Event Flyer

Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 4:00 p.m.
Josh Inocencio’s Purple Eyes Event
Dr. Kim Kattari | Department of Music
Black Box Theater, Liberal Arts and Humanities Building

Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Faculty Colloquium Series
Leonardo Cardoso | Department of Performance Studies
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 12-1 p.m.
Energy Humanities Working Group
Professor Stratos Pistikopoulos |Energy Institute
311 Glasscock Building

Frankenreads Week, Nov 12-18, 2018
See schedule for a list of all events, times, and locations
Schedule
Flyer

Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 4-5 p.m.
Graduate Colloquium Series
Desirae Embree, Ph.D. candidate | Department of English
311 Glasscock Building

Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 1:30 – 3 p.m.
Global Health Humanities 3-Year Seminar
“HIV/AIDS Biopolitics, State and Sexually Marginalized Groups in India”
Dr. Chaitanya Lakkimsetti | Department of Sociology
311 Glasscock Building

Friday, November 16, 2018, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Cushing Glasscock Graduate Award Presentations
Mayo Thomas Room, Cushing Memorial Library

Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 12-1 p.m.
Energy Humanities Working Group
“After Oil”
311 Glasscock Building

Friday, November 30, 2018, 12-1:30 p.m.
Science and Technology Working Group
“Field Philosophy: How To Do Interdisciplinary and Transdiciplinary Work with Scientists, Engineers, Policymakers, and Others”
401 YMCA

November 30-December 1, 2018
Beowulf‘s Afterlives II
Three Year Seminar: Beowulf‘s Afterlives
Full program and schedule

Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 11 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Canceled: Global Health Humanities 3-Year Seminar
“Wildlife, Humans and Conservation in Botswana and the Amazon: One Health”
Dr. Amanda Stronza | Applied Biodiversity Science Program
311 Glasscock Building

Thursday and Friday, December 7, 2018
Humanities: Land Sea Space Exploratory Forum
As a new Glasscock Center initiative, Humanities: Land Sea Space will catalyze innovative research across a variety of disciplines and contexts at Texas A&M and beyond. The aim of this forum is to explore research and ideas for the new initiative.
311 Glasscock Building