Colloquium: Dana Bourgerie

When: Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Where: 4010 JFSB
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Colloquium: Norman Wirzba

When: Thursday, Jan 26, 2017
Where: 4010 JFSB
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Annual Symposium: Rita Felski

When: Friday, Feb 3, 2017
Where: JFSB B192
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Humanities Center Blog

Karama and the Call for Interfaith Peace and Coexistence

The following post was written by Brittany Bruner, a former Humanities Center intern. I spent a semester in Jordan during a fraught moment in history. The Syrian refugee crisis is rampant all over the world. ...
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Finding a Place for Lady Liberty: Thoughts on Sukorov, Napoleon, and Morrison

Next week, I’m introducing Alexander Sukorov’s Francofonia, a history about the Louvre under Nazi occupation and a philosophical inquiry into art and historical consciousness, at BYU’s International Cinema. In this genre-defying film, the figure of ...
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Teaching Creativity: Understanding Vulnerability

“Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change.” –Brené Brown, TED Talk “Listening to shame” March 2012   In a TED talk I watched recently, Brené Brown talks about life being a compilation of individuals seeking connection. ...
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Media Gallery

Videos and other media from recent Humanities Center events.