Library Lecture: Sara Goldrick-Rab

Library Lecture: Sara Goldrick-Rab

Temple University Professor of Higher Education Policy and Sociology Sara Goldrick-Rab discusses affordability, access, and opportunity in higher education. …

Library Lecture: The Cost of Being a Girl

Library Lecture: The Cost of Being a Girl

Montclair State University Sociology Professor Yasemin Besen-Cassino discusses her new book, The Cost of Being a Girl, which explores the roots and effects of the gender pay gap–that roughly 20 cent-per-dollar distance between men’s and women’s earnings.…

Klein Lecture: Omarosa Manigault Newman

Omarosa Visits Temple University

Professor Bryan Monroe sits down with bestselling author, former assistant to the president and director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison Omarosa Manigault Newman.…

Library Lecture: Voter Rights and What is at Stake

Professor Kimmika Williams-Witherspoon, one of the organizers of Chat in the Stacks

For ten years running, the Libraries and the Faculty Senate Committee on the Status of Faculty of Color have co-hosted this engaging series of panels on timely topics, featuring faculty from across the university.…

Klein Lecture: Dr. Sherry Yu

Klein Lecture: Dr. Sherry Yu

The contemporary media environment is increasingly multicultural, multiethnic, and multilingual, in which media organizations and individuals of varying levels of cultural literacy produce and consume media content.…

Recognizing Outstanding Faculty 2018

University Lecture Series

For ten years running, the Libraries and the Faculty Senate Committee on the Status of Faculty of Color have co-hosted this engaging series of panels on timely topics, featuring faculty from across the university.…

Blockson Lecture: Reflections of Women in Black Music

Blockson Lecture: Reflections of Women in Black Music

Author and musician Toni Rose discusses African American women in music in Philadelphia, including Willa Ward of the World-Famous Ward Singers, about whom Rose and Willa Ward-Royster collaborated on How I Got Over: Clara Ward and the World-Famous Ward Singers.…

Library Lecture: Tom McAllister

Library Lecture: Tom McAllister

This program features Associate Professor Tom McAllister in conversation with fellow Temple University Associate Professor and Book Fight! 

Blockson Lecture: Juneteenth Celebration with Kenny Gamble

Blockson Lecture: Kenny Gamble

In celebration of Black Music Appreciation Month, The Blockson Collection at Temple University hosted a discussion with legendary Philadelphia-based songwriter Kenneth Gamble, who provided firsthand accounts of the city’s rich music heritage.…