October 19- Humanities Colloquium

Please make plans to attend the upcoming College of  Arts & Letters Colloquium event on October 19, 2012 from 3:00-5:00 in BAL 9024. This Colloquium will be featuring two faculty colleagues with news books. Dr. Dana Heller, Chair of the English Department, will talk about her new book John Waters and the movie Hairspray, and Dr. Vittorio Colaizzi, Art Department, will discuss his forthcoming book on artist Robert Ryman.  See flyer attached.

Also, please save the date for the November 9 colloquium event on "Global Forms of Political Satire," featuring the Humanities Institute's Fulbright Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow, Marjo Kohelmainen, from the University of Tampere, Finland, and the Institute's director, Dr. Jeffrey Jones.  Kohelmainen will talk about her dissertation research on the Finnish animated political satire show, The Autocrats. Jones will discuss his new co-edited collection, "News Parody and Political Satire across the Globe."

Any questions contact the Institute of Humanities program manager Stacey Parks (sparks@odu.edu) in BAL 3041.

We hope to see you there!

* HUM Colloquium 10.19.pdf  (1.6 MB)

Posted By: Stacey Parks
Date: Wed Oct 10 09:31:50 EDT 2012