Citron focuses her lecture on threatening messages, revenge pornography and the debate over first amendment rights when it comes to posting content online.
Fiction Editor for the New Yorker discusses how she selects and helps prepare the magazine’s weekly short story publications.
The lecture looked at the history of how those living with mental illness have faced discrimination and ostracism, as well as the science behind why much of that treatment within the society still remains the same today.
Activists and scholars, Loretta Ross and Asam Ahmad discuss “call-out culture” and how it harms social justice and political discourse among progressives, radicals, and activists. “Calling out,”as […]
Former consultant of the United Nations’ development program, Professor Vincent Ferraro, spoke on the Islamic State and developments in the seven core conflicts taking place in Syria.
Activist Gloria Steinem was invited back to Smith College to be part of the 2016 Presidential Colloquium
Professor of English at Bangor University in Wales, Helen Wilcox spoke about her current research at the Renaissance Wednesdays Lecture Series. Wilcox’s takes what she calls […]
Smith alumna, Jane Addams, took it upon herself to establish Hull House with the goal of bettering the lives of lower class families.
Professor Steven Nelson of the UCLA African Studies Center Nelson discussed the works of artists recognized as influential in shaping many aspects of African History and culture.
Political theorist Sarah Rushing spoke on neoliberalism and the ways in which one must navigate institutions of life and death in modern American society.