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11/14/2017

Conversation on Humanics

Time: 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
Location: 909 Renaissance Park, 1135 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115
Sponsored By: Presented by Northeastern University’s Center for International Affairs and World Cultures
Contact: internationalcenter@northeastern.edu

Please join us for a college-wide discussion on the topic of humanics, as presented in President Aoun’s new book, Robot Proof. Brief remarks by directors of four key Humanities research institutes in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities will be followed by an open discussion with the audience.

Moderator:

Uta Poiger, Dean, College of Social Sciences and Humanities; Professor of History

Panelists include:

Jose Buscaglia, Professor and Chair of Cultures, Societies and Global Studies, Director of the Center for International Affairs and World Cultures

Ronald Sandler, Chair and Professor of Philosophy; Director, Ethics Institute

Lori Lefkovitz, Ruderman Professor and Director of Jewish Studies Program; Professor of English; Director, Humanities Center

David Lazer, Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Computer and Information Sciences, Co-Director of NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks

Elizabeth Dillon, Chair and Professor of English; Co-Director, NULab for Text, Maps, and Networks

 

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