Category Humanities Forum

Rosemary Garland-Thomson

“Building a World that Includes Disability”

Humanities Forum
“Building a World that Includes Disability”
Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, professor of English and bioethics, disability studies scholar, Emory University
Tuesday, April 30, 5:30 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

What would a world be like if it fully welcomed and included people with disabilities? This lecture shows how the new field of disability studies brings forward the history, culture, politics, aesthetics, and ethics of disability and people living with disabilities. (Click heading for full description.)

Dan Bailey

“Seeing the Unseen Landscape”

Humanities Forum — Lipitz Lecture
“Seeing the Unseen Landscape”
Dan Bailey, professor of visual arts
Wednesday, May 8, 4 p.m.
132 Performing Arts and Humanities Building

In this talk, Dan Bailey considers human scale, perception, and natural landscape, which are central to his current work on long-duration photography of landscapes and a reconstruction of Baltimore’s geographic past. (Click heading for full description.)