Humanities Events

December 5, 2019

33rd Annual Graduate Symposium in Renaissance Art

December 5, 2019 at 10:00am1:00pm

Villa Rossa, Room 13, Florence

Syracuse University Florence cordially invites you to join us at the Villa Rossa on Thursday, December 5 at 4:00pm for the 33rd annual Graduate Symposium in Renaissance Art. Can’t attend?…

What You Have Heard Is True: A Reading by Carolyn Forché

December 5, 2019 at 7:00pm9:00pm

YMCA Downtown Writers Center, 340 Montgomery Street

Acclaimed poet Carolyn Forché reads from her works of poetry and non-fiction, as part of the Humanities Center’s Syracuse Symposium on “silence.” All are welcome to this free event…

December 6, 2019

Against Silence: The Vital Work of Telling

December 6, 2019 at 9:00am11:00am

Tolley Building, 304

Featured as part of the Humanities Center’s Syracuse Symposium on “silence,” Carolyn Forché leads a writer’s workshop on poetry and witness. Space is limited: please RSVP…

February 18, 2020

The Perfect Victim: Why American Culture Prefers Dead (White) Girls

February 18, 2020 at 5:30pm7:00pm

Newhouse 3, Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium

Pop culture writer, Alice Bolin, talks about her book, Dead Girls: Surviving an American Obsession as part of this year’s Syracuse Symposium on “silence.”