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UPCOMING EVENTS 2014-15

Monday, April 27

Rosina Lozano Princeton The Spanish Soundscape of Territorial New Mexico 210 Dickinson 12:00pm
Jenny Erpenbeck writer The End of Days: A Novel in conversation with Susan Stewart (Princeton) Labyrinth Books 6:00pm
Steve Coll and Sheila Coronel Columbia 'A Rape on Campus': What Went Wrong - An Anatomy of a Journalistic Failure Moderator: Joes Stephens, The Washington Post. Tickets required to attend. Dodds 7:00pm

Tuesday, April 28

Ruth Ozeki novelist Sea Changes: A Conversation with Ruth Ozeki and Chang-rae Lee 10 McCosh (entry door #1, A or B) 4:30pm
Erica DiBenedetto, Nathaniel Wolfson, and Joseph Bedford Princeton Media+Modernity Doctoral Colloquium 2015 Betts 5:00pm
Jeff Nunokawa Princeton Note Book Labyrinth Books 6:00pm

NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

Task Force on the Future of the Humanities
As part of the University's strategic planning process, a newly formed Task Force on the Future of the Humanities has been charged with gathering data and formulating recommendations about academic initiatives and cross-campus collaborations in the humanities. We welcome comments, questions, and ideas from members of the University community.
2015-16 Old Dominion Professors Announced
The Council of the Humanities is pleased to announce our Old Dominion Professors for 2015-16: Bernard Haykel (Near Eastern Studies), Alison Isenberg (History), and AnneMarie Luijendijk (Religion). Old Dominion Professors are in residence at Princeton for the year, serve as Faculty Fellows in the Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, and engage in the Council's intellectual life.
2015-16 Visiting Journalists Announced
The Council of the Humanities is pleased to announce its 2015-16 Ferris Professors of Journalism. These distinguished visiting journalists (print, radio, and television) will lead seminars on international news, human rights reporting, intellectual journalism, investigative and accountability reporting, long-form narrative, digital journalism, and writing about subcultures and social worlds.
Spring Faber Lectures
The Council of Humanities proudly announces six Eberhard L. Faber IV 1915 Memorial Fund in the Humanities lectures for Spring 2015. Thomas Laqueur (Berkeley), Leo Bersani (Berkeley), Reviel Netz (Stanford), Victoria Wohl (U Toronto), Mario Calabresi (Princeton), and John Lyons (U Virginia)
Council Names Esther Schor as Inaugural Behrman Professor
Esther Schor, a professor of English at Princeton, will become the inaugural Behrman Professor in the Council of the Humanities, beginning in spring 2016. The three-year appointment recognizes distinguished Humanities scholars and dedicated teachers from within the University community.
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