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


Lázaro Lima
E. Claiborne Robins Distinguished Chair in the Liberal Arts; 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 & Literatures, the Latinx Steering Committee, and the Department of History

Wednesday, February 20
Talk Title: “The Latino Question and the Democratic Commons”
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Goldberg Formal Lounge | Reception at 3:15pm


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