Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities


The Katz Distinguished Lectures in the Humanities Series recognizes scholars in the humanities and emphasizes the role of the humanities in liberal education. The series is named after Solomon Katz, who served for 53 years at the UW, as an instructor, professor, Chair of the Department of History, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Provost, and Vice President for Academic Affairs. All Katz Lectures are free and open to the public. 

Jordanna Bailkin

Unsettled: Citizens, Migrants, and Refugees in British History
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 7:00pm
Kane Hall 210

Jordanna Bailkin delivers a Katz Distinguished Lecture in the Humanities. Bailkin is UW Professor of History, Jere L.

Nancy Fraser

Nancy Fraser
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 7:00pm
Kane Hall 120

Nancy Fraser is the Henry and Louise A. Loeb Professor of Philosophy and Politics at the New School for Social Research.

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