Full Calendar of Events, 2018-2019

Faculty Lunch Symposium - Download the flyer here.

Bridging the Two Cultures: Science Lunch Symposium - Download the flyer here

Full Calendar of Events


Fall, 2019

 

Wednesday, September 11

1:00-2:00 PM

Faculty Lunch Lecture*

“Axis of Solidarity: Cuba and the Struggle for Freedom in Southern Africa”

Carina Ray (AAAS)

 

Thursday, October 17

Noon-1:00 PM

Faculty Lunch Lecture*

“Race, Blackness, and St. Margaret in MS Bodley 34"

Dorothy Kim (English)

 

Thursday, October 31

1:00 – 2:00 PM

Bridging the Two Cultures

“Technology and Creativity”

Jim Haber (Biology) and Erin Gee (Music)

 

Thursday, November 21

Noon-1:00 PM

Bridging the Two Cultures*

“Navigation and Place”

Stephen Van Hooser (Biology) and Shantanu Jadhav (Psychology)

 

Thursday, January 23

Noon-1:00 PM

Faculty Lunch Lecture*

“Exile in the Modern Jewish Imagination”

Alexander Kaye (NEJS)

 

Thursday, January 30

Noon-1:00 PM

Bridging the Two Cultures*

“Cognitive Loss and Aging”

Angela Gutchess (Psychology) and Arthur Wingfield (Neuroscience)

 

Thursday, February 27

1:00-2:00 PM

Faculty Lunch Lecture*

“Autobiographical Narratives of Sex, Work, and Aging in Contemporary India”

 Gowri Vijaykumar (Sociology)

 

Thursday, March 5

Noon-1:00 PM

Bridging the Two Cultures*

“Dreaming and Sleep”

Leslie Griffith (Neuroscience) in conversation with Mary Baine Campbell (English)

 

Thursday, March 19

Noon-1:00 PM

Faculty Lunch Lecture*

“Sinitic Contexts in Japanese Garden Design”

Aida Yuen Wong (Fine Arts)

 

Thursday, March 26

Noon-1:00 PM

Bridging the Two Cultures*

“Visualizing the Invisible”

John Wardle (Astrophysics) in conversation with John Plotz (English) 

 

*These events are for members of the faculty and invited guests; all other events are free and open to the public.

Major funding for the MCH comes from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Mandel Foundation

For questions please contact
  Ramie Targoff, MCH director targoff@brandeis.edu
Matthew Schratz Program Assistant mschratz@brandeis.edu .