Schedule of Programs

Spring 2020 Printable Schedule

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 ♦ *

Educating for Democracy in a Post-Truth Era
Lynn Pasquerella, Association of American Colleges and Universities
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, February 6, 2020 *

How to Be an Antiracist
Ibram X. Kendi, National Book Award-winning historian and author
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 *

An Anticipatory Memoir: Aging on the Diagonal
Bill Durden ’71, International University Alliance
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

From Community Engagement to the Good Society
Randy Stoecker,,University of Wisconsin
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Monday, February 24, 2020 *

Psychedelics: Science, Medicine and Politics
Rick Doblin ’P22, Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Protests Around the World
Panel of Dickinson Professors
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 *

Performance: Diagonal Life: Theory and Praxis
Bread and Puppet Theater
Allison Great Hall, 6 p.m.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Lethal Flows: The U.S. Role in Arms Transfers and Arms Trafficking to Latin America and the Caribbean
Adam Isacson, The Washington Office of Latin America (WOLA)
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Monday, March 23, 2020

The Wayne and Mary Ellen Borges Memorial Lecture
What the History of Anti-Semitism Tells Us about Hate Today
David Nirenberg, University of Chicago
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Devising Civic Practice: Listening is the New Revolution
Michael Rohd
,Center for Performance and Civic Practice
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Re-Engaging Research through Citizen and Community Science
Jennifer Shirk, Citizen Science Association
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 *

Tentative Title: Addressing Clergy Sexual Abuse from a Multi-Faith Perspective
Marie Fortune, FaithTrust Institute
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

The Bechtel Lecture
Environmental Scarcity and Instability in the West African Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin
Jacob Udo-Udo Jacob, Dickinson College
Other Panelists TBD
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Unravelled Myths: The Green Revolution and the Gene Revolution
Glenn Stone, Washington University in St. Louis
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Migrating to Prison: America’s Obsession with Locking Up Immigrants
César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández, New York University
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Overdoing Democracy: The Problem of Polarization
Robert Talisse, Vanderbilt University
Anita Tuvin Schlechter Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Denotes programs that are part of the semester theme: Civic Engagement and the Liberal Arts
* Denotes programs that are part of the Clarke Forum’s Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty Series