Learn from distinguished visiting scholars by attending events and lectures on campus.

Victor LaValle
Associate Professor, Columbia University School of the Arts

Visit: October 31 – November 2, 2018
Sponsored by: Center for the Humanities and the Department of English 

Wednesday, October 31
Talk Title: “Making Monsters: A Conversation and Reading With Victor LaValle”
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Women’s Building, Formal Lounge


Morehshin Allahyari
Artist, Activist, Educator, and Curator

Visit: November 27 – 29, 2018
Sponsored by: Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts

Wednesday, November 28
Talk: Allahyari will deliver a Public Lecture Series talk
Time: Reception 6 p.m. / Lecture: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Steinberg Auditorium


Frank Guridy
Associate Professor, Columbia University

Visit: February 6 – 9, 2019
Sponsored by: American Culture Studies
Public Showcase: TBD


Lázaro Lima
E. Claiborne Robins Distinguished Chair in the Liberal Arts; Hoagland Family Professor of Latin American, Latino and Iberian Studies, and Professor of American Studies, University of Richmond

Visit: February 17 – 23, 2019
Sponsored by: The Department of Romance Languages & Literature, the Latinx Steering Committee, and the Department of History

Public Showcase: TBD


Richa Nagar
Russell M. and Elizabeth M. Bennett Chair in Excellence;
Beverly and Richard Fink Professor in Liberal Arts; University on Minnesota

Visit: March 27 – 29, 2019
Sponsored by: The Department of Women,Gender and Sexuality StudiesDepartment of Anthropology; Department of Performing Arts; Department of Political Science; and International & Area Studies 
Public Showcase: TBD


Naomi Jackson

Visit: April 17 – 20, 2019
Sponsored by: Department of English and Center for Diversity and Inclusion
Public Showcase: TBD