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Fellows Lunch Colloquia

Fellows Lunch Colloquia provide a forum for the Institute's Faculty Fellows to present and discuss their research with Institute Associates and invited guests

If you are interested in attending a particular colloquium please email us

Spring Quarter 2014



Helen Tilley, Associate Professor, Department of History

"Traditional Medicine Enters the Global Arena"

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


John Schafer, Assistant Professor, Department of Classics

"Journeys to Tombs: From Catullus to Seneca"

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Scott Krafft, Librarian, Special Collections and Archives; AKIH Library Fellow 2013-2014

"Don't Throw Anything Away: The Archive of Charlotte Moorman"

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm



Winter Quarter 2014



Wendy Pearlman, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science

"Fear and Rebellion in Syria"

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Doris Garroway, Associate Professor, Department of French and Italian

"Liberty's Majesty: Theorizing Monarchy in Postrevolutionary Haiti"

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Fall Quarter 2013



Welcome Lunch Colloquium

Welcome lunch for 2013-2014 AKIH Associates

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Katharine Breen, Associate Professor, Department of English

"Engines of Thought: Experimental Allegory in the Middle Ages"

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Krista Thompson, Associate Professor, Department of Art History

"The Visual Economy of Light in African Diasporic Aesthetic Practice"

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

















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Important Institute Deadlines

Fall 2014 Co-Sponsorship Application Deadline: Friday, October 3rd, 2014.

2014-2015 Faculty, Graduate, and Undergraduate Affiliate Application Deadline: Friday, April 18th, 2014.

2014-2015 Research Workshops Application Deadline: Friday, May 2nd, 2014.

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March 17, 2014