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Bonus episode: IAH Zoom Talks with Judith Butler

May 27, 2020

Professor of Comparative Literature (UC-Berkeley) Judith Butler joins IAH Director Andy Perrin and English Professor Florence Dore (UNC-CH) to discuss the essential role of humanistic work during the current pandemic. She also discusses the oft-overlooked considerations necessary for reopening universities in the fall.

Watch IAH Zoom Talks: Judith Butler

May 26, 2020

  “Who Draws the World: Why Arts and Humanities are Crucial in the COVID-19 Crisis” with Judith Butler, in conversation with Florence Dore and Andrew Perrin Listen on our podcast Judith Butler is Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of … Continued

Poet Gaby Calvocoressi

May 26, 2020

Poet and Associate Professor Gaby Calvocoressi speaks with us on what made her a poet, the creative process, and possibilities for being creative in quarantine. She also does a reading of her poem “Hammond B3 Organ Cistern”, published in the … Continued

Watch IAH Zoom Talks: Jane Thrailkill

May 19, 2020

  “The Meaning of Aging in COVID Times” with Jane F. Thrailkill Jane F. Thrailkill is a Bank of America Honors Term Associate Professor and teaches American literature and health humanities in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at … Continued

Watch IAH Zoom Talks: Neil Prose, M.D.

May 12, 2020

  Dr. Neil Prose and Keepers of the House Neil Prose, M.D., is a professor of Dermatology, Pediatrics and Global Health at Duke University. Dr. Prose’s primary area of clinical interest is pediatric dermatology. His main area of academic interest is … Continued

The Gig Economy With Alexandrea Ravenelle

May 8, 2020

Assistant Professor Alexandrea Ravenelle (Sociology) discusses her research on the gig economy as well as her book HUSTLE AND GIG: Struggling and Surviving in the Sharing Economy (University of California Press).