Keynote Speaker James Leach, chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, will talk about the future of literature, philosophy, history, languages, religion, and the arts in a science-centered world. His keynote address celebrates the Third Annual Spring Humanities Festival.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 7:30 p.m.University of Rhode Island
Lippitt Hall Auditorium, Room 402
Parking is available in the lot behind the Visitors Center.
2013 Spring Humanities Festival Events
March 27–28 Events include faculty talks, alumni panel discussions, and two performance events: Triple Decker, a musical featuring storytellers Valerie Tutson and Marc Levitt, and a concert by Grammy Award-winning singer Bill Harley. See our complete list of events.
For more information, please contact Galen Johnson, director of the URI Center for the Humanities and chairman of the philosophy department, or call 401.874.5700.
All events are free and open to the public.
If you have a disability and need an accommodation, please call 401.874.9455 at least three business days in advance. For TTY assistance, please call the R.I. Relay Service at 711.