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Fall Speaker Series

Join us for our Fall 2015 Speaker Series, hosted by the Department of Geography and Urban Studies and the Geography and Urban Studies Graduate Student Association.

Sept 18 @ 4: Center for Humanities at Temple (CHAT) Lounge, 10th Floor Gladfelter
Dr. Robert Lake, Bloustein School for Planning & Public Policy, Rutgers University
“Lovers and Knowers, Athens and Jerusalem: On Not Degenerating Into a Research Inquiry”
(pictured above)

Sept 21 @ 1: in 821 Anderson
Dr. Amy Ritterbusch, University of Los Andes, Colombia
Co-sponsored by GUS, Latin American Studies and Women’s Studies Departments at Temple
“Mobilities at Gunpoint: The Geographies of (Im)mobility of
Transgender Youth in Colombia”

Oct 23 @ 4: CHAT
Dr. Kate Cairns, Childhood Studies, Rutgers University Camden
“Food Politics: The Gendered Work of Eating for Change”

Nov 13 @ 4:30: CHAT
Dr. Fayyaz Vellani, Senior Critical Writing Fellow, University of Pennsylvania
“Contemporary discourses of disability in the United Kingdom”

Dec 4 @ 4: CHAT
Dr. Kevin Henry, Geography & Urban Studies, Temple University
“A viral online debate: HPV vaccination related messages on Twitter”