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2013 Adams Lecture

November 3, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

| Free

The Adams Lecture is named for E. Maynard Adams, who was Kenan Professor of Philosophy at UNC Chapel Hill. Professor Adams (1919-2003) played a key role in the creation of the UNC Humanities Program and was an eloquent spokesman for the role of the humanities and human values in contemporary education and culture. This annual lecture features outstanding faculty from the UNC College of Arts and Sciences.Join us on Sunday, November 3, at 4 p.m. for the 2013 Adams Lecture with Professor H. Holden Thorp, newly appointed Provost of Washington University in St. Louis.  Professor Thorp’s talk is entitled “From Salesman to Hamletmachine:  The Need for the Humanities.” The lecture is free of charge and open to the public.

Details

Date:
November 3, 2013
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

UNC Program in the Humanities
Phone:
919-962-1544
Email:
Website:
humanities.unc.edu

Venue

Auditorium, School of Social Work
325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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Phone:
919-962-1225