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The VIII Jeffrey T. Chamberlain Lecture

The VIII Jeffrey T. Chamberlain Lecture

Dr. Victor Mair is an American Sinologist and professor of Chinese at the University of Pennsylvania. He specializes in early written vernacular Chinese, Chinese language and literature, middle ancient history and Dunhuang Studies.

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“WHY GREEK TRAGEDY IS FUNNY”

“WHY GREEK TRAGEDY IS FUNNY”

Frederick Ahl is Professor of Classics and Presidential Fellow at Cornell University. He is a specialist in epic poetry, tragic theater, wordplay in classical and later literature, and translation theory.

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Life without Writing

Life without Writing

What role does writing play in our lives? Professionals from three different fields (history, journalism, law) discuss the importance of writing in the 21st century. In Spanish and English. Thursday, March 29, from 12:00-1:15 PM

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Polyglot Performance

Polyglot Performance