Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
'Conversations' Series Begins Friday, September 20, with a Talk by Bridget Chesterton
The 2013–2014 "Conversations in and out of the Disciplines" series begins Friday, September 20, at 3:00 p.m., as Bridget Chesterton, associate professor of history and social studies education, presents "The Sweet Herb: Ka'a He'e and the Guaraní Treatment for Global Obesity and Diabetes from the 1900s–2010s" in Ketchum Hall 320. A short, informal wine-and-cheese reception will be held after the talk. Everyone is welcome.
Please also mark your calendars for the other talks this fall: Mayra Vélez-Serrano, assistant professor of political science, will present "Puerto Rico: The Next 51st State? Reasons, Consequences, and Prospects" on Friday, October 18; Julie Wieczkowski, assistant professor of anthropology, will present "Feeding Ecology of the Tana River Mangabey of Kenya" on Friday, November 22; and Mark Fulk, associate professor of English, will present "William Gilpin, Eliza Knipe, and the Limits of Picturesque Aesthetics in the English Lake District, c. 1780" on Friday, December 6. All talks will be held at 3:00 p.m. in Ketchum Hall 320.