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Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we feature a panel discussion presented by the Center for the Study of Europe in collaboration with the Latin American Studies Program.  Our speakers are: Kostis Kornetis, Assistant Professor at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at New York University; and Alex Khasnabish, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.   Tonight’s discussion is titled “Social Resistance in Times of Austerity.”

 
Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Institute for Philosophy and Religion, co-sponsored by the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies. Our speaker is Kenneth Reinhard, Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature at UCLA.  Professor Reinhard’s lecture is titled “Psychoanalysis and the Monotheistic Origins of Modern Science.”

 
Sunday, June 14, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by Boston University’s History Department, and titled “The Phoenix Century: Myths of Rebirth from the Ashes of World War II”.  Our speaker is British author and historian, Keith Lowe.

 
Sunday, June 7, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University History Department, and is titled “Development and the Global History of Distributive Justice.”  Our speaker is Jeremy Adelman, Professor of History at Princeton University.

 
Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a panel-discussion titled “Lost in Unification: Post-Cold War Europe East and West – Remembering the Berlin Wall.”  The discussion is presented by the Boston University Arts Initiative, the Boston University Center for the Study of Europe, and the Goethe-Institut Boston.  Our speakers are: German filmmaker, Marten Persiel; Boston University Professor of International Relations and History, Igor Lukes; and Polish author, Agata Pyzik.

 
Sunday, May 24, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading presented by the Poetry Reading Series at the College of General Studies, and co-sponsored by the Boston University Center for the Humanities.  Our speakers are Irish poets, Sinead Morrisey and Mary O’Donoghue.

 
Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we bring you stories written and produced by students from the Narrative Radio class in the College of Communication at Boston University.  Our student contributors are (in order of appearance): Kateri Donahoe, Rebecca Sananes, Jessica Authrey, Yizi Wang, Judith Lavelle, Dave Tarantino, Nichole Jaques, Karen Zusi, Elizabeth Deatrick, Julia Sklar, Hanae Armitage, and Grace Raver.

 

 
Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the American and New England Studies program in the College of Arts and Sciences.  Our speaker is New York University history professor, Greg Grandin.  Professor Grandin’s lecture is titled “The Empire of Necessity: Herman Melville and the Problem of New World Slavery.”

 
Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University History Department, and is titled “Development and the Global History of Distributive Justice.”  Our speaker is Jeremy Adelman, Professor of History at Princeton University.

 
Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Poetry Reading Series at the College of General Studies.  Our speaker is American poet, David Ferry.