World Leaders Lecture Forum welcomes Vicente Fox
The 2019 World Leaders Lecture Forum welcomes former President of Mexico Vicente Fox. A charismatic leader, Fox spearheaded economic and educational reforms, negotiated trade and immigration policies with the United States, and tackled government corruption. Fox will be giving a talk titled: "Building Bridges: Fixing the Immigration Issue and Strengthening U.S.-Mexico Relations".
Into The Night: Portraits of Life and Death Screening and Q&A with Director Helen Whitney
The Human Experience in Documentary Film is a new Tanner Humanities Center initiative seeks to use the medium of film to explore the critical issues that face us both as individuals and in community. In 2018, we welcome prolific director Helen Whitney, who will be answering audience questions following a screening of her new documentary, Into The Night: Portraits of Life and Death.
Tanner Lecture on Human Values welcomes Anita Hill
We are thrilled to welcome Professor Anita Hill as our speaker for the 2018 Tanner Lecture on Human Values on September 26 at the Alumni House. Her public testimony in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee prior to Clarence Thomas’ Supreme Court appointment in 1991 began a national conversation about sexual inequality and harassment, and her lecture will offer historical context and commentary.
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9:45am - 10:45am
Breakfast with Dr. Jessica Pliley
Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building (CTIHB)
2pm - 3pm
Joshua A. Enslen, "Song of Exile" A Cultural History of Brazil's Most Popular Poem (1846-2018)
Carolyn and Kem Gardner Commons (GC)