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Humanities Dialogues

October 19, 2018 - May 31, 2019
Royce Hall 342, 10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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You are invited to participate in a series of meetings, where you will discover how words/concepts essential to the human experience across cultures have acquired different meanings in different languages due to specific historical, social, political, and cultural contexts. These dialogues will culminate in a final Symposium where participants will compete for prizes, including a $300 award for the 1st Place Final Presentation!

Event is free. RSVP required

Meetings will take place on the following dates in Royce Hall room 342 (Italian Seminar Room).
Time indicated below.

Fall 2018:
from 2:00pm-3:15pm

Week 3: Friday, October 19 | Education
Week 6: Friday, November 2 | Work
Week 7: Friday, November 16 | Freedom
Week 9: Friday, November 30 | Equality

Winter 2019:
from 1:00pm-2:15pm

Week 2: Friday, January  11 | Humanity
Week 3: Friday, January 25 | War & Peace
Week 7: Friday, February 22 | Responsibility
Week 9: Friday, March 8 | Immigration

Spring 2019:
from 1:00pm-2:15pm

Week 3: Friday, April 19 | Identity (Culture & Religion)
Week 6: Friday, May 3 | Individualism & Collectivism
Week 7: Friday, May 17 |  Preparation and Practice for the Symposium
Week 9: Friday, May 31 | Humanities Dialogues Symposium (held in Royce Hall 236)

Sponsored by the UCLA Division of Humanities, Department of French & Francophone Studies, Department of Germanic Languages, and Department of Italian

Please send questions and inquiries to: allison@humnet.ucla.edu

Event is free. RSVP required.

Details

Start:
October 19, 2018
End:
May 31
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Website:
https://germanic.ucla.edu/event/humanities-dialogue-symposium/

Venue

Royce Hall 342
10745 Dickson Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
Website:
https://germanic.ucla.edu/venue/royce-hall-342/