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Bonus Episode: IAH Zoom Talks with Eric Klinenberg

Dr. Eric Klinenberg for IAH Zoom Talks

Sociology Professor Eric Klinenberg (New York University) kicks off the IAH’s “Zoom Talks” series with an insightful conversation on the new reality due to COVID-19.



Inclusive Teaching During COVID-19 With Viji Sathy

Viji Sathy

Teaching Associate Professor Viji Sathy (Psychology & Neuroscience) talks with us about the transition of course work in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.



Bonus Episode: On The Question Of Beloved Community With Ronald Judy

R.A. Judy Zoom Reckford Lecture

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2020 Mary Stevens Reckford Memorial Lecture in European Studies with Dr. Ronald Judy (University of Pittsburgh) was held via Zoom video conference on March 31. Here is the audio from Prof. Judy’s lecture, “On the Question of Beloved Community: Revisiting W.E.B. DuBois’s Critique of the Teutonic Strongman.” Enjoy this BONUS episode!



“UFOs are a Myth. Myths are Real” with David Halperin

Dave Halperin

David Halperin, Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies, talks about his latest book INTIMATE ALIEN: THE HIDDEN STORY OF THE UFO (Stanford University Press). He also discusses how the current COVID-19 pandemic might give rise to new UFO sightings and interest in UFOlogy.



2020 Reckford Lecturer: Ronald A. Judy

R.A. Judy, Professor of English at Pittsburgh University, discusses his career in literary studies and also previews his topic for the upcoming Mary Stevens Reckford Lecture in European Studies. The lecture has been rescheduled for Monday, April 13th. Get your tickets here! 



The Chilean Protests With Eric Thomas

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IAH Program Administrator Philip Hollingsworth interviews Anthropology Ph.D. student Eric Thomas to discuss his research in southern Chile as well as the current uprising in Santiago de Chile, where hundreds of thousands of people are protesting their federal government.



The Experience Of Art And Music With Carol Magee And Lee Weisert

The experience of art and music

Associate Professor Carol Magee (Art & Art History) and Associate Professor Lee Weisert (Music) discuss their latest research projects as a part of the Faculty Fellowship Program.



Human Response To Climate Change with Michael Gutierrez and Caela O’Connel

Michael Gutierrez (English & Comparative Literature novelist) and Caela O’Connell (Anthropology) discuss human response to climate change and natural disasters in relation to O’Connell’s anthropological studies and Gutierrez’s current novel project.



Local Interpretation Of Federal Policies With Jacqueline Hagan And Mai Nguyen

Hyde Hall

Jacqueline Hagan (Sociology) and Mai Thi Nguyen (City & Regional Planning) discuss the intersections of their research. They also discuss what federal policies end up looking like at the local levels.



Effects Of Dialect On Testing With J. Michael Terry

J. Michael Terry

Professor J. Michael Terry talks about his research on linguistic bias of standardized testing.



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