American Academy Commission on Humanities and Social Sciences

Miami Forum of the Commission on the Humanities and the Social Sciences - September 14, 2012

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BookTalks at Books & Books


Kunal Parker (Law), Carlos Llerena Aguirre (Art & Art History), Stephen Halsey (History), John Funchion (English), Kenneth Goodman (Medicine), Frank Palmeri (English), June Teufel Dreyer (Political Science), Robin Bachin (History), Bryan Page (Anthropology)
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Karl Gunther (History), Jennifer Ferriss-Hill (Classics), Kathryn Freeman (English), Traci Ardren (Anthropology), Mary Lindemann (History), Amie L. Thomasson (Philosophy), Nicholas N. Patricios (Architecture), Berit Brogaard (Philosophy)
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William Rothman (Communications), Michelle Gonzalez Maldonado (Religious Studies), Anne J. Cruz (MLL), Pamela S. Hammons (English), Viviana Díaz Balsera (MLL) and Rachel A. May (co-editor), Guido Ruggiero (History), Wilson Shearin (Classics), Amanullah De Sondy (Religious Studies), Hugh Thomas (History)
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Donald Spivey (History) and Tracy Devine Guzmán (MLL)
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Ashli White (History), Hermann Beck (History), Pamela Hammons (English), Michael Bernath (History), and Michael Slote (Philosophy)
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Anne J. Cruz (MLL), Mihoko Suzuki (English), David Luis-Brown (English), Martin Nesvig (History), Maria Stampino (MLL), and Laura Giannetti (MLL)
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Mary Lindemann (History), Gema Pérez-Sánchez (MLL), Mark Rowlands (Philosophy), Patricia J. Saunders (English), and Tim Watson (English)
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Conferences & Symposia

Medical Humanities Summer Institute
March 22, 2013

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Language & Democracy
March 22, 2013

Closing Discussion


Florida at the Crossroads: Five Hundred Years of Encounters, Conflicts, and Exchanges
February 9-11, 2012

Conference Videos


Imagining Culture(s), Rethinking Disciplines: A Conference on Anthropology and the Humanities
April 1-2, 2011

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The Present Future of Caribbean Literary and Cultural Studies
March 4, 2011

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Humanities Through Classics: What Does the Future Hold?
February 25, 2011

Panelists Videos


Trans Global / Global Trans
April 2, 2010

Trans Global Closing Roundtable


Atlantic Narratives
February 4-5, 2010

Closing Roundtable


Milton Alive at 400: Samson Agonistes and Religious Violence
February 26-27, 2009

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Digital Humanities Lectures

Alan Liu
Key Trends in Digital Humanities
(and How the Digital Humanities Register Changes in the Humanities)
September 25, 2014

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John Unsworth
History of Computational Methods in the Humanities and Other Domains
October 23, 2014

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Raymond Siemens
Curriculum, Community, and the Methodological Commons in the Context of the Digital Humanities
November 10, 2014
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Dan Cohen
Exploration and Discovery in the Digital Public Library of America
January 15, 2015
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Tara McPherson
Scholarship by Design: The Humanities + the Digital
February 12, 2015
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Julia Flanders
Skills, Tools, and Knowledge Work in the Digital Academy
April 2, 2015

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Edward Ayers
The University in the Digital World
April 21, 2015
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Henry King Stanford Distinguished Professors

Temple Grandin - January 31, 2013

"Different Kinds of Minds"

Marcyliena Morgan - April 7, 2016
Snapchat Coverage and Spoken Word Performance

Insight Tracks

From 2009-2011, the Center produced Insight Tracks an online video series in which UM humanities professors provided commentary on theater productions, museum exhibits, and other arts events in Miami-Dade County in collaboration with the arts organizations. This program was funded by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs.

Bruce Weber: Haiti/Little Haiti
November 19, 2010 - February 13, 2011

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The Tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach
January 26, 2011 - February 12, 2011

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The Radiant by Shirley Lauro
March 25, 2011 - April 17, 2011

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Judy Chicago, Jewish Identity
September 8, 2009 - February 7, 2010

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Closest Farthest Away
March 11 - 13, 2010

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Carlo Gozzi, The Love of Three Oranges
January 12 - Februrary 6, 2011

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