Tag Archives: sociology

Sex, Power & Performance (HON THEA 349, spring 2014)

Professor Carol Jordan will teach this fascinating Honors Seminar this spring HON THEA 349 CRN 40075 MWF, 9.10-10.05am Gordon Wilson Hall 311 This course will explore the interplay of sex, sexuality, gender and power both on the stage and in … Continue reading

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Samuel Marder on Prejudice and Holocaust & Music and Tolerance

Samuel Marder WKU Libraries and WKU’s Departments of Music, Sociology and Philosophy & Religion will host presentations Oct. 17-18 by Samuel Marder, professional violinist, author and Holocaust survivor. As part of the WKU Libraries’ Far Away Places Series, Marder will … Continue reading

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‘Bilal’s Stand’ (independent film)

Discussion of film Director’s bio Sponsored by the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion First event in its Inclusive Excellence Series

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Lecture on Bullying

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Every Every Every Generation Has Been the Me Me Me Generation

Interesting critique in the Atlantic Wire of the current cover story of Time magazine, including an illustrated historical contextualization: Basically, it’s not that people born after 1980 are narcissists, it’s that young people are narcissists, and they get over themselves … Continue reading

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How (self-)righteous are you? & what you can do about it

Find out tonight at the Honors Salon from 7-8.30pm!

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Women and the Sociology of Popular Music tonight in Helm 100 @ 7 pm

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Who cares about humanity? – Another great conversation (to be continued)

Yesterday evening we enjoyed another great conversation at the 2nd Honors Salon. Sam McFarland expertly introduced the topic and the conversation was lively and wide-ranging, revolving around empirical and ethical questions. Here are some key points and questions we discussed: … Continue reading

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Who cares about humanity?

Join us for a fascinating conversation with Sam McFarland on his extensive research at the second Honors Salon! Andre & Magda Trocme Tue, Mar 5, 7-8.30pm Here is a recent text by Sam as background reading: Studies of Caring for … Continue reading

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