Humanities Lecture: Garland Thompson

Humanities Lecture: Garland Thompson

Garland L. Thompson, journalist and author, discusses Black pioneers in technology, as well as societal changes caused by technology.…

Klein College Lecture: Aymar Christian

Klein College Lecture: Aymar Christian
Dr. Aymar Christian contrasts the sustained popularity of corporate reality TV on cable and online with the relative un-spreadability of the small-scale web-distributed documentaries of local artists made for OpenTV, a platform for Chicago-based queer TV.

Humanities Lecture: Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Humanities Lecture: Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

How can social scientists balance the need to do basic science with their desire to be relevant to the questions and issues of their time?…

Ethical Society Lecture: Joseph Schwartz

Joseph Schwartz

Guest Joseph Schwartz, in conversation with host Hugh Taft-Morales, explores the renewal of interest in socialism following the surprising success of Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy. …

Ethical Society Lecture: Lynne Andersson

Ethical Society Lecture: Lynne Andersson

Guest Lynne Andersson, Associate Professor of Business & Society at the Fox School of Business, in conversation with host Hugh Taft-Morales, explores the main competitor to NGOs and non-profit organizations in the realm of international development: philanthrocapitalism. …

Beyond the Page: Pipeline to the Professoriate

Beyond the Page: Pipeline to the Professoriate

A panel discussion hosted by the Faculty Senate Committee on the Status of Faculty of Color about programs and training at Temple University specific to graduate students considering careers in academia.…

Beyond the Page: What Coltrane Means to Me

Beyond the Page: What Coltrane Means to Me

Terell Stafford, Director of Jazz Studies and Chair of Instrumental Studies at Temple, leads a discussion with musicians on John Coltrane’s influence and impact.…

SMC Lecture: “American Boy”

Professor Kristine Weatherston

Media Studies and Production Professor Kristine Weatherston screens her documentary, “American Boy,” with an introduction and a Q&A.…

Library Lecture: Police, Protection, Policies and the Presidential Election

Library Lecture: Police, Protection, Policies and the Presidential Election

In the recent presidential debate, candidates have talked about police protection, “stop and frisk”, and violence in the black community. …