HUMANITAS 2008-2015

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The 2015 Diana & Simon Raab Writer-in-Residence

Lydia Davis, a Booker International Prize winner, is a fiction writer, essayist and translator of literature. Her short story collections were award finalists. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4894


School Killings: Social-Emotional Causes

Thomas Scheff demonstrates that alienation and insistent feelings of rejection are common emotions in these killers. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4871


Blowout: A 40th Anniversary Conference on the 1960 East LA Chicano Student Walkouts

Sal Castro is the Keynote Speaker who discusses the history behind the Chicano struggle for educational justice. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4502-C


Blowout: A 40th Anniversary Conference on the 1960 East LA Chicano Student Walkouts

Mario Garcia is the Moderator for this panel discussion, part 2, commemorating the history of the East LA Chicano student walkouts. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4502-B


Blowout: A 40th Anniversary Conference on the 1960 East LA Chicano Student Walkouts

Carl Jones, Tara Yosso, & Mario Barrera discuss the history of the East LA Chicano student walkouts, in this Panel, Part 1. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4502-A


A New History of U. S. National Security Policy Since WWII

Andrew J. Bacevich is the editor of The Long War: A New History of US National Security Policy since World War II (2007). ~ Order Catalog No.: 4504


History as a Gift: Postwar German Literature & the Quest for the Past

Amir Eshel focuses on the German-Jewish literary and philosophical tradition, on postwar German literature, and contemporary Hebrew prose. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4500


Hitler's Assault on the Golden Rule

Claudia Koontz discusses the appeal of the Nazis’ mandate to “Love only the neighbor who is like thyself.” ~ Order Catalog No.: 4495


"Weak Messianism"

Alexander Gelley's research interests include German-Jewish literature and culture, the modern novel and narrative and critical theory.. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4494


At the Convergence of Two Oceans: Issues of Catholic-Muslim Relations

Father Thomas Michel, S.J. discusses recent developments in Christian-Muslim relations from a Cahtolic Point of view. ~ Order Catalog No.: 4468


Humanitas Programs 2007

Humanitas Programs 2006

Humanitas Programs 2005

Humanitas Programs Prior to 2005


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