October 2018: Dr. Madison Moore (Assistant Professor in the Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies) talks with Dr. Brooke Newman (Associate Director of the Humanities Research Center and Associate Professor of History) about his new book, Fabulous: The Rise of the Beautiful Eccentric (Yale University Press, 2018).

A Conversation with Madison Moore

March 2018: Dr. Vivian Dzokoto (Associate Professor of African American Studies) talks with Dr. Brooke Newman (Associate Director of the Humanities Research Center and Associate Professor of History) about her research in rural Ghana during the summer of 2017, interviewing traditional priests at the shrines of African deities about their roles as diviners, problem-solvers, and health care providers in their local communities.

A Conversation with Vivian Dzokoto

April 2018: Dr. Matteo Pangallo (Assistant Professor of English) talks with Dr. Brooke Newman (Associate Director of the Humanities Research Center and Associate Professor of History) about his new book, Playwriting Playgoers in Shakespeare’s Theater (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017).

A Conversation with Matteo Pangallo

May 2018: Dr. Bernard Means (Instructor of Anthropology in the School of World Studies) talks with Dr. Brooke Newman (Associate Director of the Humanities Research Center and Associate Professor of History) about his use of 3D digital scanning technology to document important sculptures and other artifacts from temples in northern India.

A Conversation with Bernard Means