University Lectures - Scheduled Lectures

May 3, 2017, 3:00 pm
1645 Linden Drive, Room 125
Dr. Joel Berger
The Metaphorical Snow Ox: Science and Conservation in an Increasingly Peopled World

April 28, 2017, 3:30 pm
H'Doubler Theater, Lathrop Hall, 3rd Floor
Janice Ross
Recovering the Body: Margaret H'Doubler and Dance at UW-Madison

April 26, 2017, 4:30 pm
L160 Elvehjem, 800 University Avenue
Alicia Rios
Alicia Rios & Antoni Miralda

April 21, 2017, 3:30 pm
Room 180, Science Hall
Nancy Peluso
The Remittance Forest: Turning Mobile Labor into Agrarian Capital

April 21, 2017, 9:00 am
Memorial Library, Room 126, 728 State Street
Ron Hutchinson
Vitaphone at 90: Pictures that Talk

April 19, 2017, 5:30 pm
Room 114 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive
Luisa Futoransky
A Sentimental Cartography: Catastrophe’s Irruption in Creation

April 18, 2017, 6:15 pm
Conrad A. Elvehjem Building, Room L140
Larry Silver
Defining Bosch Today

April 14, 2017, 4:00 pm
Room 2260 Law School, 975 Bascom Mall
Noah Purcell
State Solicitors General: Reflections on Public Service, Federalism, and Executive Power

April 13, 2017, 5:00 pm
5208 Sewell Social Sciences, 1180 Observatory Drive
Yang Zhao
Nature of Language Acquisition: Argumentation from Chinese Language Education

April 13, 2017, 4:00 pm
Elvehjem L140, 750 University Ave
Adam Sachs
Reformatting an Industry: The Rise of Podcasting as a Cultural Form and Business Opportunity

April 11, 2017, 4:15 pm
Ingraham Hall, Room 22, 1155 Observatory Drive
Christopher Hanscom
After the Fact: Literature, Politics, and Scientific Thinking in Modern Korea

April 10, 2017, 12:00 pm
Bunge Room, 4027, Helen C. White Hall, 600 N Park Street
Colleen Theisen
From Documentary to Social Media: Engaging the Public in Digital Humanties Scholarship with Social Media

April 11, 2017, 12:00 pm
Cat Lab 4191, Helen C. White Hall, 600 N Park Street
Katie Buehner
From Document to Documentary: Engaging the Public in Digital Humanities Scholarship with Video

April 7, 2017, 3:45 pm
Memorial Library, 728 State Street, Special Collections, Room 976
Diego Armus
Continuity and Change in the History of a Modern Habit: Smoking in Buenos Aires

April 1, 2017, 4:00 pm
Memorial Union, 800 Langdon Street
Eric Charry
Interrogating Musical Identitites

April 1, 2017, 9:30 am
Pyle Center Auditorium, 702 Langdon Street
Guido Seiler
Language Structure as a Mirror of Social Structure? The Case of the Shwitzer Language of Adams County, IN

March 31, 2017, 3:00 pm
354 Agricultural Hall, 1450 Linden Drive
Tanya Golash-Boz
Mass Deportation and Global Capitalism

March 30, 2017, 5:30 pm
114 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive
Matthew Roller
The Rise of the Centumviral Court in the Julio-Claudian Period: An Alternative Arena of Aristocratic Competition

March 9, 2017, 3:30 pm
Room 351, Plant Sciences, 1575 Linden Drive
Lee DeHaan
Kernza Perennial Grain: Sustainable by Design

March 6, 2017, 5:00 pm
Elvehjem 140
Kenneth Bailey

February 24, 2017, 3:45 pm
976 Memorial Library, Special Collections, 728 State Street
Daniel Rosenberg
Keyword 'Keyword'

February 13, 2017, 6:00 pm
Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, Discovery Center DeLuca Forum, 330 N Orchard Street
Julie Lesnik
Eating Insects, Past, Present and Future

February 9, 2017, 3:45 pm
121 Brogden Psychology Building, 1202 W Johnson Street
Alison Gopnik
When children are better (or, at least, more open-minded) theorists than adults: Theory formation, casual models, and the evolution of learning

December 2, 2016, 4:00 pm
2441 Mosse Humanities Building, 455 N Park Street
Francesca Brittan
Against Melody: Neology, Revolution, and Berliozian Fantasy

November 18, 2016, 3:30 pm
Pyle Center, Alumni Lounge, 702 Langdon Street
Lauren Edelman
Legal Endogeneity and Symbolic Rights

November 17, 2016, 6:30 pm
Red Gym, 716 Langdon Street, Masley Media Room
Stephanie Mazerolle
Transitioning to Clinical Practice in the Health Sciences: Athletic Training Perspectives

November 17, 2016, 4:00 pm
Nafziger Conference Room, 5055 Vilas Hall, 821 University Avenue
Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick
The Selective Exposure Self- and Affect-Management (SESAM) Model

November 17, 2016, 4:00 pm
1313 Sterling Hall, 475 North Carter Street
Vered Lev Kennaan
The Ancient Unconscious: Did Oedipus Have an Oedipus Complex?

November 7, 2016, 3:30 pm
6210 Social Sciences Building, 1180 Observatory Drive
Gary Crawford
An Archaeological Exploration of the Dawn of Agriculture in Ancient China

November 3, 2016, 7:00 pm
DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, 330 N Orchard St
Laurent Savoy
Trace: Memory, History, Race, and the American Landscape

October 28, 2016, 12:05 pm
145 Birge Hall, 430 Lincoln Drive
Stephen Pacala
The Fate of the Global Carbon Sink

October 21, 2016, 5:00 pm
L140 Conrad A Elvehjem Building, 800 University Avenue
Josiah Ober
Political Participation and Civic Dignity, Ancient and Modern

October 20, 2016, 5:30 pm
School of Human Ecology, Collaborative Learning Hall, Rm 2235, 1300 Linden Drive
Kei Kawashima-Ginsberg
What Does Democracy Look Like? Youth Civic Engagement as a Democratic Method

October 11, 2016, 5:00 pm
Conrad A Elvehjem Bldg, 800 University Avenue
Noam Ben-Jacov
Between Intimacy and Alienation

October 7, 2016, 4:00 pm
2016 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Olga Maiorova
Exploring the Russian Self in Oriental Lands: Nineteenth-Century Travels to Central Asia

October 7, 2016, 12:00 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Michele Thompson
The Early Life of the Vietnamese Buddhist Monk Physician Tue Tinh and the Medical, Religious, and Physical Environment of 14th Centurey Dai Viet

October 7, 2016, 9:30 am
Red Gym, On Wisconsin Room, 715 Langdon Street
Marlene Zuk
Sex, Gender, and Animals

September 29, 2016, 5:30 pm
Pyle Center, 702 Langdon Street
Paul Boghossian
Should We Be Moral Relativists?

September 29, 2016, 4:00 pm
2335 Sterling Hall
Mark Safstrom
The Rise of Social Democracy in Sweden: The Religious Origins of Democratic Pluralism

September 27, 2016, 6:00 pm
Elvehjem L140, 800 University Avenue
Carlos Garaicoa
Broken Future Line:  Urban Landscape/The City's Social Body

September 23, 2016, 3:45 pm
984 Memorial Library (Special Collections)
Susan Lawrence
Privacy, Research Ethics and the Dead

September 21, 2016, 4:30 pm
Conrad A Elvehjem Bldg, Room L160, 800 University Avenue
Ariadna Rodriguez

September 21, 2016, 12:00 PM
Plenary Hall, Nancy Nicholas, 1300 Linden Drive
Liliana Lengua
Bioecological Model of the Effects of Economic Disadvantage and Adversity on Children's Developmental Outcomes

September 15, 2016, 4:00 pm
594 Van Hise, 1220 Linden Drive (tent)
Gregory Nagy
New Evidence About the Poetic Personality of Sappho

August 8, 2016, 6:00 pm
Pyle Center 702 Langdon Street
Philip Tedeschi
Time Well Spent:  Exploring our special connection with animals

July 12, 2016, 6:30 pm
George Mosse Humanities Building, 455 N. Park Street
Robert Eisenstein