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A&S Lecture Roundup

The College of Arts & Sciences has so many incredible guest speakers and presentations. But you’re covered. Here’s a list of (regularly updated) lectures happening.

Looking for the cost information? Unless otherwise noted, they are all free and open to the public!

November 10

  • Who: Dr. Joseph Graves, biologist & geneticist
  • When: 7:30 p.m.
  • Where:  North Lawn Hall Auditorium

Dr. Joseph Graves, Jr., an evolutionary biologist and geneticist, will be unpacking the social construction of race for the second Alabama Lectures on Life’s Evolution (ALLELE) talk this year at the University of Alabama. Graves’ lecture, titled “Great is Their Sin: Biological Determinism in the Age of Genomics.”

November 16

English and African-American studies professor Dr. Baker will examine the Black Lives Matter movement and police violence in this Hidden Humanities lecture.