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January 2021

IRH Lecture: Kennan Ferguson

January 25 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Monday Seminar: "Beholden: Between Freedom and Debt" Kennan Ferguson  UW System Fellow (2020–21) Political Science, UW-Milwaukee The attempt to escape debt underlies the most powerful formulations of politics, leading to freedom, liberty, and autonomy. It…

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Crossroads: Public Perception of Science in a Post-Pandemic World

January 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The pandemic has revealed issues with how science is perceived and understood by the public. The rapid pace of science around SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 has exposed issues in society around science communication and the impact…

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MLK Symposium: An Evening with Isabel Wilkerson

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

On Jan. 25, 2021, the University of Wisconsin–Madison will welcome Isabel Wilkerson as the keynote speaker for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lecture. The author of Caste and The Warmth of Other…

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Paul Mellon Centre: “Accommodating the Picturesque: The Country Houses of James Wyatt, John Nash and Sir John Soane, 1793–1815”

January 29 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 am

Accommodating the Picturesque: The Country Houses of James Wyatt, John Nash and Sir John Soane, 1793–1815 A Research Lunch event by Rebecca Tropp Whilst much has been written about the development of Picturesque theory at…

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February 2021

Lecture: Annabel Wharton “Contemporary Uses of the Reconstructed Past”

February 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Medieval Studies Program at UW–Madison and the Borghesi-Mellon Workshop on Jerusalem invites you to attend the lecture, "Contemporary Uses of the Reconstructed Past: The Model of Herodian Jerusalem in the Israel Museum," by Professor…

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March 2021

Medieval Studies Lecture: Cord Whitaker “‘The Shade of Trees Their Ancestors Left'”

March 18 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Cord Whitaker, Associate Professor of English at Wellesley College, and currently member of the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, will present a public, keynote lecture on “’The shade…

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April 2021

Lecture: Paul Cobb “Saladin’s Jerusalem”

April 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Medieval Studies Program at UW–Madison and the Borghesi-Mellon Workshop on Jerusalem invites you to attend the lecture, "Saladin's Jerusalem," by Professor Paul Cobb, Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Professor of Near Eastern…

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