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.
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 […]
David Gruender of the Boston Symphony Orchestra spoke about the era of Elizabethan music during the Renaissance Wednesday Lecture Series. Gruender received his Masters in […]
Senior Vice President for Program, Training, and Youth Development Services for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Dr. Damon A. Williams, recently spoke on UMass Amherst’s plans to create a more inclusive and diverse campus.
Associate English Professor at the University of Connecticut, Greg Semenza, spoke about the relationship between William Shakespeare’s works and Auteurs of the early 19th century […]
NPR’s West Africa Correspondent joins the UMass Community to discuss her coverage and career.
Amy Seham, a professor of gender, women and sexuality studies, and theater and dance at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota, spoke about gender […]
Authors Annie Liontas and Jeff Parker visited the University of Massachusetts Amherst as part of their Visiting Writer Series. Jeff Parker is the author of […]
Professor Dr. Pascha Bueno-Hansen offers a feminist critique of the practices of the Peruvian Truth and Reconciliation Committee and its interactions with feminist and human rights groups in the country.