Sep 15

Fall 2014 Faculty Works-in-Progress

310R Renaissance Park

The Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

and the Northeastern Humanities Center present:

 

FACULTY WORKS-IN-PROGRESS COLLOQUIUM SERIES

FALL 2014

 

Monday, September 15, 2014

Christopher Bosso  

Professor, School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“Framing the Farm Bill: Coalition Maintenance amidst Competing Narratives on Food Security”

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

 

Monday, September 22, 2014

Robin Chandler

Associate Professor, Department of African American Studies

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“Overcoming the Gender Jitters: What Is Working on the Ground Globally”

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

 

Monday, September 29, 2014

Laura Green

Professor, Department of English

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“Novelists and Their Readers in the Social Media Age”

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Susan Setta

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religion

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“Assessing Charismatic Leadership in New Religious Movements:

A New Schematic with examples from the Shakers, Christian Science, the Lubavitcher Hassidism, and Crecienda en Gratia”

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Laura Senier

Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology, and Health Sciences

College of Social Sciences and Humanities and

Bouvé College of Health Sciences

“Integrating Genomics into State Public Health Programs”

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Monday, October 27, 2014

Mai’a K. Davis Cross

Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“The Politics of Crisis in Europe”

12 p.m. – 1p.m.

 

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Kevin M. Drakulich

Assistant Professor

School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“Racial Animus and the Framing of Crime as a Social Problem”

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Monday, November 17, 2014

Victoria Cain

Assistant Professor, Department of History

College of Social Sciences and Humanities

“Industrial Emotion: The Debate Over Visual Propaganda in American Classrooms, 1920-1960”

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

 

 

All talks will take place in 310R Renaissance Park.

 

On Mondays, lunch and beverages will be provided; on Thursdays, light refreshments and beverages are served.

 

Questions?

Contact Meghan Brisson at the Northeastern Humanities Center at me.brisson@neu.edu.