Join us mid-November through mid-May for our annual Cultures & Knowledge Workshop series featuring presentations by faculty, ranging across historical and disciplinary boundaries and exploring knowledge formation and transmittal from antiquity to the present day. These events are open to campus. Reservations for in person are required; lunch is served. These events are hybrid with Zoom options. Please see the calendar for dates and presenters. 

Open House

Slow Thursdays

December 1, 2022
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Online Event

The Malaise of Illness: A Conversation with Brad Bolman

December 1, 2022
12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Online

Join us for a conversation with historian Brad Bolman about Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain, a novel that powerfully explores themes of illness, death, time, and love.
Online Event

The Malaise of Illness: Graham School conversation with Brad Bolman

December 1, 2022
12:00 PM–12:45 PM

Novel Knowledge Series conversation featuring Brad Bolman
Workshops

Brandon Sward - The Colonization of Media

December 2, 2022
12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Harper Memorial 130

Online Event

Theories of Life: A Conversation with Isabel Gabel

December 5, 2022
12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Online

Join us for a conversation with historian Isabel Gabel to explore some of the philosophical implications of modern biology.
Online Event

Theories of Life: Graham School conversation with Isabel Gabel

December 5, 2022
12:00 PM–12:45 PM

Novel Knowledge Series conversation featuring Isabel Gabel
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Eric Oliver

December 5, 2022
12:30 PM–1:30 PM

What Exactly is Self?
Open House

Slow Thursdays

December 8, 2022
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Lectures

"Aliyah and Antisemitism. Hannah Arendt's years in Paris 1935 to 1940"

December 9, 2022
5:00 PM–6:00 PM

Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, room 104

Thomas Meyer
Open House

Slow Thursdays

December 15, 2022
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Online Event

The History of Science Fiction: A Conversation with Ada Palmer and Jo Walton

December 20, 2022
12:00 PM–1:00 PM

Online

What is the history of science fiction?
Open House

Slow Thursdays

December 22, 2022
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

December 29, 2022
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

January 5, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Geof Oppenheimer

January 9, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

January 12, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

January 19, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Melanie Jeske

January 23, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, room 104

Organs and Humans on Chips: Biomedical Models and the Political Economy of Innovation
Open House

Slow Thursdays

January 26, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

February 2, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Shannon Dawdy

February 6, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

February 9, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: SJ Zhang

February 13, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

February 16, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

February 23, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Bozena Shallcross

February 27, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

March 2, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

March 9, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

March 16, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Patrice Rankine

March 20, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

March 23, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: James Evans

March 27, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

March 30, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Kristine Palmieri

April 3, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

April 6, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

April 13, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Eve Ewing

April 17, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Public Schools, Public Knowledge
Open House

Slow Thursdays

April 20, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Benjamin Goossen

April 24, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

April 27, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Andre Uhl

May 1, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

May 4, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

May 11, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Workshops

Cultures & Knowledge Workshop: Natacha Nsabimana

May 15, 2023
12:30 PM–1:20 PM

IFK, room 104

Open House

Slow Thursdays

May 18, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

May 25, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)
Open House

Slow Thursdays

June 1, 2023
10:30 AM–12:00 PM

IFK Taberna

Read-in, Write-in, Think-in (with food)