Wednesday, September 19, 7:00 p.m.
Proscenium Theater, Performing Arts and Humanities Building
Pauline Yu, President of the American Council of Learned Societies
“The Humanities, Without Apology”
There is much lamentation today about the humanities, most of it unhelpful. Over the past century, the intellectually dynamic academic humanities have recorded enormous scholarly and educational achievements. The knowledge conveyed by the humanities today is ever more essential in a nation and world of increasing cultural complexity.
Students, faculty, and staff can pick up free tickets at The Commons information desk September 5-18. Tickets will also be available at the door.
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