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IAH Zoom Talks: Zeynep Tufekci

April 2, 2021

“Pandemics and the Public Sphere: Lessons from Navigating a Global Challenge in the New Era” with Zeynep Tufekci. Zeynep Tufekci is an associate professor at UNC School of Information and Library Science, and a contributing opinion writer at the Atlantic … Read more

IAH Zoom Talks: Dr. Dylan Robinson

January 1, 2021

The Institute returns in 2021 with new IAH Zoom Talks, the virtual talk series featuring discussions during the COVID-19 crisis. Talks will either be focused on a particular scholar and topic relevant to the many unprecedented issues related to COVID-19, … Read more

IAH Zoom Talks: Lydia Boyd and Emily Burrill

August 28, 2020

“Legislating Gender and Sexuality in Africa” with Associate Professor Lydia Boyd & Associate Professor Emily Burrill Click here to register! The UNC authors discuss their recently released edited volume, Legislating Gender and Sexuality in Africa: Human Rights, Society, and the State, which began as a … Read more

IAH Zoom Talks: Karol Mason

August 6, 2020

Karol V. Mason, President, John Jay College of Criminal Justice Click here to register! Over the course of her long career, John Jay College President Karol V. Mason has been a legal pioneer and an exceptional voice for equality, fairness, and criminal … Read more

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

Judith Butler is Maxine Elliot Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Program of Critical Theory at the University of California, Berkeley.

Watch IAH Zoom Talks: Jane Thrailkill

May 19, 2020

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 UNC-Chapel Hill.