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A Visit with Steven Lubar

lubarJoin us for a Visit with Steven Lubar (Brown University). On October 18th, Lubar presents a lecture "Seeing through the Skiascope" at 5:30 pm in VAC, Room 100. Thursday, October 19 Lubar participated in a panel discussion "Engaging Our Communities: Museums, Galleries, and the Humanities at 5:30 pm McIntosh Gallery. All welcome! Learn more

Call for Participation: Public Humanities Toolkit

The Public Humanities at Western is pleased to invite submissions to develop a new Public Humanities Toolkit for the use of staff, students, and faculty at universities and colleges across Canada. Learn more

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