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Humanities Dialogues

October 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - June 1, 2018 @ 2:15 pm
Royce Hall 236, 10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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Attention all Undergraduates, Staff and Faculty interested in
languages, world cultures, and/or the Humanities:

You are invited to participate in a series of meetings, where you will discover how words/concepts essential to the human experience across cultures have acquired different meanings in different languages due to specific historical, social, political, and cultural contexts. These dialogues will culminate in a final Symposium where participants will compete for prizes, including a $300 award for the 1st Place Final Presentation!

Meetings will take place on the following dates in Royce Hall room 236 from 1pm-2:15pm.

RSVP Here: http://humanities.ucla.edu/events/humanities-dialogues/

 

Fall 2017:

  • Week 2: Thursday, October 12  — Education
  • Week 4: Thursday, October 26 — Work
  • Week 7: Thursday, November 16 — Humanity / Humanities

Winter 2018:

  • Week 2: Friday, January 19 — Good /Evil
  • Week 4: Friday, February 2 — War/ Peace
  • Week 7: Friday, February 23 — Resistance
  • Week 9: Friday, March 9 — Duty

Spring 2018:

  • Week 2: Friday, April 13 — Identity
  • Week 4: Friday, April 27 — Democracy
  • Week 6: Friday, May 18 — Preparation and practice for the symposium
  • Week 9: Friday, June 1— Humanities Dialogues Symposium

Sponsored by the UCLA Division of Humanities, Department of French & Francophone Studies, Department of Germanic Languages, and Department of Italian

Please send questions and inquiries to: allison@humnet.ucla.edu

Details

Start:
October 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
End:
June 1 @ 2:15 pm

Venue

Royce Hall 236
10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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