Past Events

2013-2014 Events

Public Lecture: 
"Ethics of Intervention in Africa"
Monday, September 23rd, 2013
5:30 p.m., Hyer Hall, Room 200, SMU

Public Lecture: 
"The Print Shop Window as Cultural Screen in Eighteenth-Century London"
Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
5:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, Meadows Museum

Public Lecture:
"Thinking with Fragments: Print and Domestic Handiwork in Seventeenth-Century England"
Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
5:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, Meadows Museum

Allman Family Lecture:
“Advanced Non-Invasive Spectral Imaging for Preservation of our Historic Documents”
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
7:30 p.m., Meadows Museum

Fall 2013 IMPACT Symposium:
"The Art of Compromise"
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013 Reception & Lecture
6:00-8:00 p.m., McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 Panel Discussion & Reception
3:00-6:00 p.m., Hughes-Trigg Ballroom

Public Lecture: 
"Globalizing French History: Prospects and Dilemmas"
Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
5:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, Meadows Museum

Public Lecture: 
"Foreign Cloth, Local Habits: Clothing, Regalia, and the Art of Conversation in the Early Modern Kingdom of Kongo"
Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
5:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, Meadows Museum 

Public Lecture:
"Enacting the Archives, Discentering the Muses: Museums and Biennials in the Colonial Horizon of Modernity"
Thursday, January 30, 2014
5:30 p.m., Smith Auditorium, Meadows Museum

Godbey Anniversary Lecture:
“A Laboratory Atop a Vast Graveyard: The Political Impact of the First World War on Europe”  
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
5:30 p.m., Jones Hall, Meadows Museum

Public Lecture:
"About My Father's Business: The Crisis of Succession in the American Prosperity Gospel" 
Thursday, February 20, 2014
6:00 p.m., McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall

Godbey Anniversary Lecture:
 
“The Great War and the Making of the Modern Middle East”
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
5:30 p.m., Jones Hall, Meadows Museum

Director’s Visiting Scholar Lecture:
Math and Fiction: An Interdisciplinary Struggle
Thursday, March 6, 2014
5:30 p.m., McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall
 
Public Lecture:
Women, Reconciliation, and Peacebuilding: Lessons from Rwanda
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
5:30 p.m., Ballroom East, Hughes Trigg Student Center

Public Lecture:
“Reframing Africa: Twenty Years of Change on the Continent”
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m., Hyer Hall, Room 100

Public Lecture:
“The Medium Has No Message: Affect Politics from Kandinsky to Benjamin"
Friday, April 11, 2014
3:00 p.m., McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall

Public Lecture:
"Formal Feelings: An Aesthetics and a Politics of Indifference"
Friday, April 25, 2014
3:00 p.m., DLSB, Room 110