• March 1, 2018 • 3 PM – 4 PM
  • Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 310

Since 2010 James Esseks has directed the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender & HIV Project for the ACLU, and has been actively involved in some of the most significant legal battles for LGBTQ+ rights in America, including the right to marry nationwide and including transgender people under Title VII protection against sex discrimination.

  • March 7, 2018 • 5 PM – 6 PM
  • Anheuser-Busch Hall, Room 310

In 1816, the year Mary Godwin (later to become Mary Shelley) wrote “Frankenstein,” she was on vacation in Geneva with friends, but they were stuck indoors as the weather was terrible: gloomy, dark, rainy and cold. That’s when the group decided to have a competition to see who could write the best horror story. Mary was inspired to write a gloomy and dark novel.

  • March 20, 2018 • 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Knight Hall, Emerson Auditorium

ELAINE PAGELS, Religious historian; author, “Gnostic Gospels” Weltin Lecture  

  • March 29, 2018 • 6 PM – 7 PM
  • Graham Chapel

SUSAN TALVE & TRACI BLACKMON, Religious leaders/social activists Rabbi Ferdinand Isserman Lecture

  • April 11, 2018 • 5 PM – 6 PM
  • Wilson Hall #214

RACHEL PRUCHNO, Developmental psychologist/memoirist WU Woman’s Club Lecture