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Humanities Symposium



12th Annual Humanities Symposium

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(Note: All events free and open to the public.)

Notable Speakers

Eduardo Corral

Eduardo C. Corral, CantoMundo Fellow 
Whispering to Fool the Wind: Poetry Reading

Monday, September 23, 2013
7:00-8:30 p.m.
Beaman A & B


Kevin Leander

Dr. Kevin Leander, Peabody College/Vanderbilt University 
Net-working Opportunities to Learn and to Become

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
6:00-7:30 pm
Beaman A & B

George Yancy

Dr. George Yancy, Duquesne University
Encountering Whiteness: The Black Body as the Dangerous Other 

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Beaman A & B

Amy Shuman

Dr. Amy Shuman, Ohio State University 
Narrative and Empathy: The Limits of Understanding Each Other Through Stories

Thursday, September 26, 2013
10:00-10:50 a.m.
Beaman A & B

CeCe Big Crow

CeCe Big Crow, Research Office Director, University of Denver Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health 
Walk a Mile in My Moccasins: Native American History and Spirituality

Thursday, September 26, 2013
11:00-11:50 a.m.
Beaman A & B




Robert Barsky

Dr. Robert Barsky, Vanderbilt University 
Encountering ‘Illegal’ Immigrants: Future Citizens or People “Out of Place”?

Friday, September 27, 2013
10:00-10:50 a.m. 
Beaman A & B




Erika Berroth

Dr. Erika Berroth, Southwestern University 
Other To Your Self: Connect the Dots!

Friday, September 27, 2013
11:00-11:50 a.m.
Beaman A & B





Hands on Nashville

Please join Belmont University students, faculty, and friends to participate in the Humanities Symposium event

Volunteers participate from 9 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturday, September 28, 2013.

To volunteer click here and fill out the registration form.

If you are a Belmont student, you will receive 1 Community Service (CS) convo credit for each hour that you volunteer!

If you have questions, contact
Dr. Cynthia Cox or Misty Wellman or Allison Long

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