- January 4, 2013
The Humanities Center is pleased to announce the selection of the interdisciplinary Digital Humanities Associates: Kaylin Land (possible Russian and History double major, '15), Sam Watson (will declare Computer Science major with Cognitive Science and Neuroscience concentrations) and Hannah Telegen (History major, '14).
- November 27, 2012
- November 14, 2012
Applications are now being taken for Faculty Research Seminar Faculty Fellows for the 2013-2014 academic year. Visit the Faculty Research Seminars page for more information on the application process and selection criteria.
- November 6, 2012
Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 12-1 pm, Carleton Gould Library Athenaeum
Collaboration in the Digital Humanities: Developing Plagiarism-Detection Software for the Analysis of Political Philosophy. St. Olaf professors Doug Casson (Political Science) and Dick Brown (CS) will speak at Carleton on their collaboration for Doug’s project on the use of plagiarism detection software to analyze key texts in political philosophy. Sponsored by the Carleton Humanities Center. Free and open to the public.
- October 21, 2012
Sunday, Oct 21, 2:30-4:00 pm, Weitz Center 236
Perspectives: The HC Public Humanities Series
Public Panel: The 2012 Presidential Elections: Ads and Issues Analyzed
Featuring Barbara Allen, Ada M. Harrison Distinguished Teaching Professor of Social Sciences & Director of Women and Gender Studies and Bill Hillsman, North Woods Advertising, creator of legendary ad campaigns for Paul Wellstone, Jesse Ventura and Ralph Nader. Sponsored by the Carleton Humanities Center. Free and open to the public.
- September 21, 2012
A two-day workshop for faculty and staff engaged in developing digital humanities projects at Carleton, Macalester, and St. Olaf colleges. This event began with a dinner and a keynote address on Friday, September 21st, from 6:00-9:00 p.m., and workshops continued all day Saturday, September 22nd, 2012, from 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
- September 14, 2012
On Wednesday, May 23 at 7 p.m., Carleton College will host a public panel discussion on the ethics of healthcare access in America. Entitled “Healthcare as a Human Right: Access & Barriers,” this event will take place in the College’s Weitz Center for Creativity, Room 236, and is free and open to the public.
Renowned writer Uday Prakash, considered one of contemporary Hindi’s most important voices, is visiting Carleton College for the month of May as the Lindesmith Distinguished Lecturer and Writer in Residence. During his residency, Prakash will present a number of public lectures and film screenings; these events are free and open to the public.
- February 24, 2012
Carleton political science professor Mihaela Czobor-Lupp will present a lecture entitled “Foucault on Biopower and Governmentality” on Monday, Feb. 27 at 5 p.m. in the Gould Library Athenaeum. This event is free and open to the public.
- February 23, 2012
Carol Donelan, associate professor of cinema and media studies, will present a narrated tour through re-created episodes in Northfield's early movie-going history at the Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. In addition to Donelan's presentation, entitled "Living Electric Theater: Cinema Emerges in Northfield," the event will feature early short films and a stellar cast of local musicians and performers, transporting the audience back to the early years of cinema in Northfield. Come experience the movies as they once were! This event is free and open to the public.
- February 17, 2012
The Global Knowledge seminar series at Carleton College, an initiative of the Humanities Center, will present “Against Globalization: Superstudio's Critique of International Style Architecture” on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 5 p.m. in the Gould Library Athenaeum. Part of a series of faculty presentations in the humanities, the lecture will be presented by Ross Elfine, an assistant professor of art and art history. This event is free and open to the public.