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2017 Walter A. Strauss Lecture: The Importance of the Sciences – and the Arts Fri. December 1st, 2017
5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Celebrated philosopher Philip Kitcher of Columbia University is known for his studies of the role of scientific inquiry in democratic

2017 Walter A. Strauss Lecture Series: Shaping the Citizen Wed. November 29th, 2017
5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Celebrated philosopher Philip Kitcher of Columbia University is known for his studies of the role of scientific inquiry in democratic

2017 Walter A. Strauss Lecture Series: Too Many Aims? Mon. November 27th, 2017
5:00 pm-6:00 pm

Celebrated philosopher Philip Kitcher of Columbia University is known for his studies of the role of scientific inquiry in democratic

Why Bob Dylan Matters Thu. November 16th, 2017
7:00 pm-8:00 pm

Click HERE to watch video of event. Harvard Classics Professor, teacher since 2004 of the freshman seminar, “Bob Dylan”, and

Faculty Work-in-Progress – Object Memory: Souvenirs and Memorabilia in the Roman Empire Thu. November 2nd, 2017
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

The Roman Empire produced a rich range of souvenirs and memorabilia commemorating cities, monuments, sporting and theatrical events, and religious

Girih Tiles: Decagonal Geometry in Medieval Islamic Architectural Tilings and Beyond Wed. October 25th, 2017
5:00 pm-6:00 pm

The conventional view holds that geometric star-and-polygon patterns in medieval Islamic architecture were designed using a straightedge and a compass.

Faculty Work-in-Progress – Iraq and Syria, 1941: Working Around Lies, Exaggerations, Distortions, and Deletions to Tell a Little-known Story of WWII Tue. October 10th, 2017
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

In spring 1941, the Iraqis and the Vichy French in Syria made agreements with the Axis powers that might have

Graduate Student Work-in-Progress: Opera, Shakespeare, and the Creation of Romanticism Thu. October 5th, 2017
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Shakespeare’s current position atop the global literary pantheon belies a complex history of reception, especially in continental Europe. By examining

Rose Wohlegemuth Weisman Women’s Voices Lecture: The New Exploitation Economy Tue. October 3rd, 2017
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

In her lecture, Katherine Boo, staff writer at The New Yorker and a former reporter and editor for The Washington

A Humanities@Work Workshop for Undergraduate Humanities Majors: Preparing for the Career Fair Fri. September 29th, 2017
12:30 pm-1:30 pm

Tom Matthews, Executive Director of the CWRU Career Center, will present a general overview for creating effective resumes and will

Faculty Work-in-Progress — The Air War in the Museum: The Bombing of Dresden as History and Spectacle Tue. September 26th, 2017
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Susanne Vees-Gulani, Associate Professor of German in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, explores the representations of the 1945

KeyBank “Lunch and Learn”: Internship Opportunities for Humanities Majors Fri. September 22nd, 2017
12:30 pm-1:30 pm

Are you a Humanities student looking for a Summer Internship or Job? Come learn about the opportunities at Key Bank

A Conversation with Peter Ho Davies Wed. September 6th, 2017
4:30 pm-5:30 pm

This event features Peter Ho Davies, recipient of the 2017 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award for Fiction, in conversation with CWRU faculty


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