Robert E. Knoll Lecture: Leigh Gilmore

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: Andrews Hall
Leigh Gilmore is a Distinguished Visiting Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies at Wellesley College. She is the author of “Tainted Witness: Why We Doubt What Women Say About Their Lives,” “The Limits of Autobiography: Trauma and Testimony,” ” …

Humanities on the Edge presents Tim Dean

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Tim Dean is Professor of English at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of PORN ARCHIVES (Duke University Press, 2014), UNLIMITED INTIMACY: REFLECTIONS ON THE SUBCULTURE OF BAREBACKING (University of Chicago Press, 2009 …

Poetry Reading and Book Signing: Solmaz Sharif

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–8:00 pm Location: Great Plains Art Museum
The Great Plains Art Museum will host a reading and book signing with poet Solmaz Sharif at 6 p.m. April 5.

Humanities on the Edge presents Bridget R. Cooks

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Bridget R. Cooks is an associate professor at the University of California, Irvine, where she fills a joint appointment in the Department of African American Studies and the Department of Art History. Cooks’ research focuses on African American art …