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John P. Birkelund Lecture in the Humanities

Moral Thought in the Age of Psychology

Amanda Anderson explores the importance of literary and philosophical approaches to moral reflection....

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11 Feb 20
26 Feb 20

Marina Kellen French Lecture

An Evening with Kent Nagano

Kent Nagano, music director of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, on his life and work in music....

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Ellen Maria Gorrissen Lecture

New Work

Filmmaker Kevin Jerome Everson discusses his work....

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Airbus Lecture

The Worldly Engagement of Maritime South China: A Strategic Cultural Mapping

Helen F. Siu discusses the historical layers of economic and cultural resources along China's Maritime Silk Road....

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American Academy Lecture

Hong Kong: Ground Zero and a Global Awakening

Helen F. Siu discusses the political and social valences animating the unrest in Hong Kong....

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17 Mar 20

Holtzbrinck Reading

A Reading from The Night Ocean

Writer Paul La Farge reads from his novel "The Night Ocean."...

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24 Mar 20

Head-to-Head: A Meeting of Inspired Minds

Diving into the Night Ocean: Making Fiction from Fact

Paul La Farge and translator Simone Schröder will discuss the art of making fiction from fact....

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31 Mar 20
01 Apr 20

Lisa and Heinrich Arnhold Lecture

Franz Kafka and Walter Benjamin Discover the Postcard

Liliane Weissberg on Walter Benjamin's fascination with the postcard form....

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