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The Cultures of Ability Fellowship Presents “New Discourses in Disability Studies” Symposium

The Humanities Center “Cultures of Ability” 2018-2019 Fellowship present the “New Discourses in Disability Studies” Symposium. Moderated by Northeastern Professor of Sociology, Linda Blum. Panelists include: Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Texas at El Paso, Angela Frederick and Disability activist and Research Associate at Brandeis University Lurie Institute for Disability Policy, Sandy…
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Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Week 2019

Northeastern Holocaust and Genocide Awareness Week 2019 Monday, April 1, 2019 25 Years after the Genocide against the Tutsis in Rwanda: Challenges and Responses in the Prevention of Genocide 5:30 p.m., Raytheon Amphitheater, 120 Forsyth Street Adama Dieng, UN Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide and former Registrar of the International Criminal Tribunal…
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Congratulations to the 2019-20 “Authority and Subversion” Faculty Fellows

Please join us in congratulating the Northeastern University faculty fellows selected for the seventh annual Northeastern University Humanities Center Resident Fellowship Program. This fellowship provides a focused period of time for 7 faculty fellows to pursue research, to collaborate around a common theme, and to share their work with the Northeastern community.  The theme for…
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NULab presents “Climate Change/Crisis/Creativity” Conference – Friday, February 22, 2019 from 9am-5pm in Raytheon

Please join NULab on Friday, February 22nd at the Raytheon Amphitheater for a one-day conference “Climate Change/Crisis/Creativity,” featuring lightning talks by Northeastern faculty and staff, presentations by artists whose work engages with climate change, a hands-on working session, and a keynote lecture by Bethany Wiggin, University of Pennsylvania. The Humanities Center is co-sponsoring this conference…
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2018-19 Events & Programs Symposium: “Touch This Page! A Symposium on Ability, Access, and the Archive” – Thursday, April 4, 2019 in 909 RP

In conjunction with the exhibition “Touch This Page! Making Sense of the Ways We Read,” this symposium will explore the issues of ability, access, and the archive at the intersection of the Humanities and Engineering. The symposium kicks off on Northeastern University’s campus on Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. in…
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2018-19 Collaborative Research Cluster Symposium “Feminist Resistance: Structures & Strategies for Troubles Times”

The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program presents a 2018-19 Collaborative Research Cluster symposium sponsored by the Northeastern Humanities Center and the Global Resilience Institute.     Don’t forget to register for the symposium:  

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