Fall 2013 Biever Guest Lecture Series Events
Scott Crow, Community Organizer, Speaker and Writer
Talk by Scott Crow “Black Flags and Windmills”
Thursday, September 26, 2013 @ 7:30 PM Miller Hall 114
Sponsored by Biever Guest Lectures Committee and Philosophy Department
Film: “Better This World” Commentary and Discussion led by Scott Crow
Friday, September 27, 2013 @ 7:30 PM Bobet Hall 332
Sponsored by Biever Guest Lectures Committee, Philosophy Department and Film Buffs Institute
Minh Dang, M.S.W., Advocate Don't Sell Bodies, Jada Pinkett Smith Foundation
"Language that Liberates: Speaking Our Way to Freedom"
Sponsor: Dr. Laura Murphy, Department of English
October 7, 2013 @ 6:30pm, The St. Charles Room inside the Danna Center
The event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Professor of History, University of California, Irvine
"China in Motion: A Cultural Historian's View of a Fast-Changing Land"
Sponsor: Dr. Rian Thum, Department of History
October 16, 2013 @ 7pm Miller Hall, Room 214
Dr. Judith Rock, Author, Dancer
"Learning from Muscle, Blood and Bone: The Eloquent Body and the Jesuit Ballets"
Thursday, October 24, 2013, A multimedia lecture will take place at 5 p.m. in the Ignatius Chapel located on the first floor of Bobet Hall
Dr. Paul Finkelman, President William McKinley Distinguished Professor of Law, Albany School of Law
"How a Railroad Lawyer Became the Great Emancipator: Abraham Lincoln and the Constitutional Limitations on Emancipation."
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 @ 7pm. College of Law, Room 308
Lecture is free and open to the public.
Dr. Eileen Barker, Professor Emeritus of Sociology with Special Reference to the Study of Religion, London School of Economics
"Stepping out of the Ivory Tower: Social Science as a Weapon in the 'Cult Wars' "
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 @ 7pm, Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall