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Helga Davis: Artist-in-Residence, Carolina Performing Arts

Helga Davis

Helga Davis, musician, artist, Carolina Performing Arts artist in residence speaks with us on the life of an interdisciplinary artist. 



The History Of TransAfrica With Ron Williams

Assistant Professor Ron Williams (Department of African, African American, and Diaspora Studies) discusses his current book project on the advocacy organization TransAfrica.



Theater Of The Everyday And Marginalized With Jacqueline Lawton

Jacqueline Lawton

Assistant Professor of Dramatic Art Jacqueline Lawton joins us again to talk about the projects she is working on. How are her plays living on despite the pandemic? Listen to find out!



Afro-German Afrofuturism With Priscilla Layne

Priscilla Layne

Associate Professor Priscilla Layne talks about her latest research on Afro-German Afrofuturism in literature and theater.



The Poetry Of W.E.B. Du Bois With Rebecka Rutledge Fisher

Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature Rebecka Rutledge Fisher discusses her decades-long research on the work of prolific author W.E.B. Du Bois.



Medicine and the Armed Forces with Jocelyn Chua

Jocelyn Chua

Associate Professor of Anthropology Jocelyn Chua discusses her current research on the use of psycho-pharmaceuticals by active-duty soldiers in the US Army post 9/11.



Southern Futures With Melody Hunter-Pillion And Corban Davis

Southern Futures UNC

Melody Hunter-Pillion and Corban Davis speak with Philip on the Southern Futures Initiative and the Southern Futures podcast.  



Italian Medieval Literature With Maggie Fritz-Morkin

Maggie Fritz Morkin

Assistant Professor of Italian Maggie Fritz-Morkin speaks with us about her work in Medieval Studies.  



Music Of Arab America Post 9/11 With Michael Figueroa

Music Professor Michael Figueroa talks about the music of Arab America as a key component to post-9/11 racial identity formation. Prof. Figueroa will serve as the facilitator of the IAH Faculty of Color and Indigenous Faculty Group in the academic year 2020-2021.



Bonus episode: IAH Zoom Talks with Judith Butler

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.



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