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Calendar of Events: Lunchtime Lecture Series

Fall 2013
Thursdays at 12:15

All lectures are held in the Common Room on the second floor of the Heyman Center, which is located in the East Campus Residential Center of Columbia University. Lectures are free and lunch is provided.

September 19

"Honor the Fleece: Climate, Conflict, and Merino Sheep"
Rebecca Woods
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in History

September 26

"A Fire Upon the World"
Brian Goldstone
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in Anthropology

October 3

"Plus-or-Minus: David Hume, Richard Price, and the Problem with Fiscal Numbers"
William Deringer
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in History

October 10

"Of Plantations and Pesticides: Sexual Politics in Martinique"
Vanessa Agard-Jones
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in Anthropology and in the Institute for Research in African-American Studies

October 17

"Anarchism Gone Wild: Can Security Regimes be Queered?"
Hagar Kotef
Society of Fellows, 2009-2012/Ben-Gurion University and Tel Aviv University

October 24

"Aristotle and the Limits of Reason"
Ian McCready-Flora
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in Philosophy

November 7

"Before Ellis Island: The Origins of American Immigration Policy"
Hidetaka Hirota
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in History and the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race

November 14

"From Marlinspike to Mobile Media: An Archeology of the Gadget"
Grant Wythoff
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in English

November 21

"Mere Civility: Tolerating Disagreement in Early Modern England and America"
Teresa Bejan
Society of Fellows/Lecturer in Political Science

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