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Kwame Anthony Appiah: “Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers” – Lecture on February 7th

Posted On February 5, 2019
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Kwame Anthony Appiah, one of the foremost philosophers working in the United States today and the New York Times Magazine’s Ethicist columnist, will be giving a public lecture at Georgia State University’s Speakers Auditorium. A reception will follow. The lecture is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to help us be sure to… more »

Call for papers extended

Posted On February 5, 2019
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The Association of Historians at Georgia State University has extended the deadline for applying to present at their upcoming conference to be held March 16th, 2019 at Georgia State University.

Conference Theme: Historical Interpretations of Globalization, Gender, and Sexuality

Call for papers: February 15, 2019

Symposium date: March 16th, 2019

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Disney of… more »

Pursuing Diverse Careers with a Humanities Degree

Posted On October 31, 2018
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The History Department is hosting a day-long event about the many career opportunities for people with graduate degrees in the Humanities. Lunch will be provided!  Guests will speak about how they’ve applied their skills in advocacy, arts organizations, and consulting, among other fields; we will also discuss how to manage an online presence… more »

Deborah Harkness will deliver the 2017 Dale Somers Memorial Lecture, April 7, 2pm

Posted On March 10, 2017
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Deborah Harkness is professor of history at the University of Southern California, where she focuses on the history of science during the early modern period.  She is the author of two academic books, The Jewel House: Elizabethan London and the Scientific Revolution (Yale, 2007) and John Dee’s Conversations with Angels: Cabala, Alchemy, and the End of Nature… more »