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Keynote Address: “The Puzzle of Innovation in the Humanities”

Edward L. Ayers, President of the University of Richmond

Panel Discussion: “Are the Humanities Good for Humanity?”

Led by Stanley Fish, Davidson-Kahn Distinguished University Professor of Humanities and Law at Florida International University, and Wake Forest University Faculty Panelists

Student Panel Audio

Listen to the Student Panel: “Perspectives on the Future of the Humanities at Wake Forest,” led by members of the Class of 2011 and moderated by Dr. David Phillips, Associate Professor of Humanities.

Click on the following titles to read about the media coverage of The Humanities in the 21st Century: A Symposium Celebrating the Establishment of the Humanities Institute at Wake Forest University.

Symposium to focus on the humanities

by Kerry M. King
Office of Communications and External Relations

Humanities at the heart of education

by Kerry M. King
Office of Communications and External Relations

Humanities Institute grows from grassroots

by Patrick Kelly
Staff Writer, The Old Gold and Black

Photographs

Click here for a slideshow from the event, March 18 & 19, 2011.


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