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Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a lecture presented by Boston University’s Institute for Philosophy & Religion, titled “The Poetry of Suffering and Waiting.”  Our speaker is Bucknell University Professor of English, Harold Schweizer.

 
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by the Boston University Arts & Sciences Center for the Humanities, and titled “Comics as Documentary: Words, Images, and War”.  Our speaker is Hillary Chute, professor of English at the University of Chicago.

 
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Boston University Creative Writing Program.  Our speaker is Pulitzer prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri.  Award-winning author, Daphne Kalotay, moderates the discussion.

 
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by the Center for the Study of Europe, the Center for the Study of Asia, the Program in East Asian Studies, and the Undergraduate Economics Association at Boston University.  Our speaker is professor Costas Lapavitsas from the Department of Economics at the University of London.  Professor Lapavitsas’s lecture is titled “Profiting Without Producing: How Finance Exploits Us All.”

 
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature, and the College of Arts and Sciences.  Our speaker is Suffolk University assistant professor, George Kalogeris.  Professor Kalogeris’s lecture is titled “Dialogos: Paired Poems in Translation.”

 
Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Poetry Reading Series at the College of General Studies, and the literary journal AGNI.  Our speaker is British poet, Alice Oswald.  Moderating is Mary Pinard, Chair of the Arts & Humanities Division at Babson College.

 
Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Boston University Creative Writing Program.  Our speaker is Pulitzer prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri.  Award-winning author, Daphne Kalotay, moderates the discussion.

 
Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Humanities Foundation, and co-sponsored by the Departments of English, Romance Studies, and Modern Languages and Comparative Literature.  Our speaker is Yale University Sterling Professor of Theater and English, Joseph Roach.  Professor Roach’s lecture is titled “New Poetics: Performance Studies and the Research University.

 
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature, and the College of Arts and Sciences.  Our speaker is Suffolk University assistant professor, George Kalogeris.  Professor Kalogeris’s lecture is titled “Dialogos: Paired Poems in Translation.”

 
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University African Studies Center, titled “Traveling the Road of the Orishas.”  Our speaker is Cheryl Sterling, Liberal Studies Program Master Teacher at New York University.