Prof. David Mednicoff directs the Master’s in Public Policy and Middle Eastern Studies programs at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His areas of expertise include […]
Micaela Baranello examines tenor Richard Taber’s role in Franz Lehár’s Das Land des Lächelns, an operetta dating from 1929.
In an effort to create “space for women who have been underrepresented, misrepresented, marginalized and/or omitted from rock history”, the Women of Rock Oral History project was founded.
Marion Copeland of the Dakin Humane Society presented “The Impact of Natural History on Renaissance Art and Literature”, as part of The Massachusetts Center for […]
Mt. Holyoke’s Global Scholar in Residence discussed Indian politics on issues of gender equality, defined differences between globalization and universalization, and emphasized the importance of international and inter-sectional feminism.
Uyematsu’s poetry focuses on her experiences with racism growing up as a third-generation Japanese-American, or sansei, in a post-World War II era in southern California, along with her parents’ experiences in American concentration camps.
African studies expert Achille Mbembe delivered the keynote address for the UMass symposium “Forty Years After: Chinua Achebe and Africa in the Global Imagination”
Speakers Caetlin Benson-Allott (Oklahoma University), Amelie Hastie, and Pooja Rangan (Amherst College) discuss the importance of materiality in film and film theory.
April 8th, 2015 – Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika was invited to deliver his lecture “All Voices Matter: Real Talk about Diversity in Public Radio”, through the UMass […]
April 7th, 2015 – American International College hosted Dr. Mark Keroack, President & CEO of Baystate Health, as guest speaker for the Desmond Tutu Public […]