Thurs., Oct. 3, 12:15-1:15
David Grubbs, “Records Ruin the Landscape”
Professor of Music at Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center, CUNY. He is the author of Now that the Audience is Assembled and Records Ruin the Landscape: John Cage, the Sixties, and Sound Recording (both Duke University Press).
Thurs., Oct. 31, 12:15-1:15
William Uricchio, “On Collective Wisdom”
Professor of Comparative Media Studies at MIT and Professor of Comparative Media History at Utrecht University; principal investigator of the MIT Open Documentary Lab.
Thurs., Nov. 7, 12:15-1:15
Geoff Sanborn, “Plagiarism and Pauline Hopkins”
Henry S. Poler ’59 Presidential Teaching Professor of English and author of Plagiarama! William Wells Brown and the Aesthetics of Attractions (New York: Columbia University Press)
Thurs., Dec. 5, 12:15-1:15
Ilan Stavans, Breaking Intellectual Boundaries: “Interrupting Myself”
Lewis-Sebring Professor of Humanities and Latin American and Latino Culture at Amherst College. Author of Spanglish: The Making of a New American Language (Harper Collins).
Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020
Celebrating Women and Dance at Trinity
In honor of Judy Dworin, Katharine Powers, and Lesley Farlow, with Rebecca Papas.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Professor of Hispanic Studies in the Randolph Distinguished Professor Chair; Director of Environmental Studies, Vassar College
Thursday, April 2, 2020
John Jackson, Jr.
Walter H. Annenberg Dean of the School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, Richard Perry University Professor, and faculty with the Center for Experimental Ethnography