50th Anniversary Symposium
October 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
In honor of the Center for 21st Century Studies marking 50 years of research and collaboration, we will be hosting a special 50th anniversary symposium on Friday, October 26, 2018.
This symposium celebrates a half century of one of the first humanities centers in the US, the Center for 20th (now 21st) Century Studies. Current and former faculty, doctoral students, and directors will reflect upon and exemplify the Center’s intellectual history and legacy for humanities research today. Speakers include Amelie Hastie (Amherst), Andreas Huyssen (Columbia), Tara McPherson (USC), Patricia Mellencamp (UWM), Gary Weissman (University of Cincinnati),and Kathleen Woodward (University of Washington).
Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Event is free and open to the public; registration is required and will be open in September.