• Frankenstein dissected
    Spring 2018 Speaker Series: Frankenstein Dissected

    Thursday February 8, 2018

    Frankenstein Dissected:  21st Century Legacies of a Nineteenth-Century Classic


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  • Liz Covart
    Spring 2018 Speaker Series: Liz Covart

    Wednesday February 21, 2018

    The Ben Franklin's World Project: Podcasting and the Future of Digital History
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  • Su'ad Abdul Khabeer
    2018 Spring Speaker Series: Su'ad Abdul Khabeer

    Tuesday March 27, 2018

    Muslim Cool: Race, Religion, and Hip-Hop in the United States Read More

  • Stefano Adamo
    2018 Spring Speaker Series: Stefano Adamo

    Thursday April 12, 2018

    The Humanities Respond!  Literary and Cinematic Depictions of the 2007...

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    Fall 2017 Speaker Series: Junot Diaz

    Tuesday September 12, 2017

    A Public Reading by Junot Díaz, Winner of the Pulitzer Prize...

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    Fall 2017 Speaker Series: Diane Apostolos-Cappadona

    Monday September 25, 2017

    Professor Emerita of Religious Art and Cultural History
    and Haub...

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  • Balfour Declaration Centennial
    The Balfour Declaration Centennial: How a 1917 Proclamation Shaped Israel and Palestine

    Friday November 3, 2017

    Guest Speakers: Noura Erakat, J.D. (Assistant Professor of Legal Studies...

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  • Gender Revolution
    Screening of GENDER REVOLUTION and panel discussion featuring Gavin Grimm

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    In partnership with the Southern Film Festival:

    A Screening...

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  • Dean Spade
    Trans politics and Criminal Punishment Reform

    Thursday October 26, 2017, 7pm

    In partnership with the Department...

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  • Cary Costelle
    The Fight for Intersex Human Rights in the 21st Century

    3:00 PM, October 13, 2017
    MCALC 1105

    Cary Costello, Associate Professor of Sociology and...

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  • Ayanna Thompson
    Spring 2017 Speaker Series: Ayanna Thompson

    Wednesday February 1, 2017

    Is Shakespeare Beyond Race?

    Ayanna Thompson, Professor of English,...

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  • Emma Smith
    Spring 2017 Speaker Series: Emma Smith

    Wednesday March 15, 2017

    What’s it worth? Shakespeare’s Value Then and Now

    Emma Smith,...

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  • Joseph Valente
    Spring 2017 Speaker Series: Joseph Valente

    March 22, 2017

    From Whiteboys to White Nationalism: A Joycean Prophecy of the Trump...

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  • Devoney Looser
    Spring 2017 Speaker Series: Devoney Looser

    Wednesday April 5, 2017

    Jane Austen Then and Now: Reinventing a Literary Legend


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  • Brian Daugherity, VCU Author
    Meet VCU's Authors: Brian Daugherity

    January 25, 2017

    Brian Daugherity, Assistant Professor of History, will talk about his new...

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  • Tressie Cottom, VCU Author
    Meet VCU's Authors: Tressie Cottom

    February 22, 2017

    Tressie Cottom, Assistant Professor of Sociology, will talk about her new book,...

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  • Gregory Kimbrell, VCU Author
    Meet VCU's Authors: Gregory Kimbrell

    April 19, 2017

    Gregory Kimbrell, Events and Programs Coordinator for the Cabell Library, will...

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    Trials and Triumphs, 1974-76: The Struggle for Recognition of VCU’s first Gay Student Group

    Tuesday October 4 at noon
    Cabell Library Lecture Hall, 901 Park Avenue

    Trials and...

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    Students, Sodomy, and the State: LGBT Campus Struggles in the 1970s

    Thursday October 13 at 4pm
    Richmond Salons I & 2, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd...

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    Celebrating Forty Years of LGBTQ Activism at VCU

    Forty years ago VCU’s first LGBTQ student group, the Gay Alliance of Students, secured official...

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  • Billie Jean King
    A Conversation with Billie Jean King

    Thursday October 27 at 6pm
    Siegel Center

    If through her words and deeds...

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    HRC Speaker Series: Dr. Daniel Wildcat

    September 8, 2016

    “Exercising Indigenuity: The Role of Indigenous Knowledges in Healing the Planet” Read More

    HRC Speaker Series: Dr. Deborah McGregor

    October 6, 2016

    “Applying Indigenous Legal Traditions to Conceptualizing Water Justice”

    Dr. Deborah...

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    HRC Speaker Series: Dr. Clint Carroll

    November 3, 2016

    “Landscapes of Renewal: Cherokee  Adaptation and Environmental Governance”

    Dr. Clint...

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  • David Coogan
    Meet VCU's Authors: David Coogan

    September 28, 2016

    David Coogan, Associate Professor of English at VCU, will talk about...

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  • Isabelle Richman
    Meet VCU's Authors: Isabelle Richman

    October 12, 2016

    Isabelle Richman, Coordinator and Faculty Associate of Religious Studies at VCU,...

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  • Cliff Edwards
    Meet VCU's Authors: Cliff Edwards

    November 9, 2016

    Cliff Edwards, Professor of Religious Studies at VCU, will talk about...

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