Humanities Institute

Health & Humanities Research Seminar with Dr. Phillip Barrish on “Literature, Social Justice, and the Health Care System"

Monday, September 16, 2019 • 4:00 PM

University of Texas Club, 2108 Robert Dedman Dr, Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Phillip Barrish (UT English)

Co-Sponsored Event: Lecture-Demonstration: "Sephardic Songs: Myths and Realities" by Dr. Edwin Seroussi (Hebrew University)

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall, UT Butler School of Music

Sephardic Songs Event

Co-Sponsored Event: Dr. Elizabeth Dunn, "Vascular Geopolitics: Tunnels, Chokepoints and Warfare in the South Caucasus"

Friday, September 20, 2019 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302B, 305 E 23rd Street, Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Elizabeth Dunn


Co-Sponsored Event: "30 Years after Tiananmen: Popular Protests in Chinese History and Contemporary Societies" Panel

Friday, September 27, 2019 • 9:00 AM

UT Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building, Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), 201 E 24th St, Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Chaohua Wang

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "The River and the Wall"

Thursday, October 3, 2019 • 6:30 PM

Terrazas Branch, Austin Public Library, 1105 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78702

The River and the Wall Movie Poster

Health & Humanities Research Seminar with Dr. Kirsten Ostherr

Monday, October 14, 2019 • 4:00 PM

University of Texas Club, 2108 Robert Dedman Dr, Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Kirsten Ostherr (Rice Uni.)

Distinguished Visiting Lecture Series with Dr. Jason De León

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • 7:00 PM

UT Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building, Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), 201 E 24th St, Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Jason De León (UCLA)

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Reversing Roe"

Thursday, November 7, 2019 • 6:30 PM

Terrazas Branch, Austin Public Library, 1105 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78702

Reversing Roe Movie Poster



Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "The Bleeding Edge"

Thursday, December 5, 2019 • 6:30 PM

Terrazas Branch, Austin Public Library, 1105 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78702

The Bleeding Edge Movie Poster

Distinguished Visiting Lecture Series with Dr. Tiya Miles

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 • 7:00 PM

UT Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building, Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), 201 E 24th St, Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Tiya Miles (Harvard University)