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Selection as Speaker Series presenter

Selection as Speaker Series presenter

The Humanities Center invites proposals for the spring 2015 faculty lecture. The lecture is a 45-minute talk aimed at sharing your research with the general public, students, and colleagues across campus. All humanities faculty are eligible to apply. The chosen speaker will be awarded a $300 honorarium.

To apply, please submit a proposed lecture title along with a 250-400 word abstract. In your abstract please address how your talk might intersect with the 2013-2015 theme of "Authenticity" and indicate how your research resonates across disciplines. Abstracts are due no later than March 17. Previous applicants are encouraged to reapply.

Previous Faculty Lectures:

2011: Charles Foy, History, Freedom/Unfreedom in the Black Atlantic

2012: Julie Campbell, English, Writing Renaissance Emblems: Hearts on Fire in the First Part of the Countess of Montgomery's Urania

2013: Jason Waller, Philosophy, The Existence of God: The Simple Argument That Changed the Mind of a Long-Time Atheist

2014: Daiva Markelis, English, White Field, Black Sheep: A Lithuanian-American Life

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