• October 25, 2018 • 4 PM – 5 PM
  • Graham Chapel (Seating for the public will be limited)

A survivor herself, Tarana Burke has now joined forces with the “me too” Movement to assist survivors and those working to end sexual violence. Her talk will be a poignant and inspiring reminder of how one person can create an international movement that actually moves society in the right direction.

  • October 31, 2018 • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Women's Building Formal Lounge

LaValle’s horror stories are infused with messages and meanings, and will leave you not just scared or disturbed, but thinking.

  • November 5, 2018 • 5 PM – 6 PM
  • Umrath Lounge

For this year’s Holocaust Memorial Lecture, the British cultural scholar Sue Vice will explore why “Shoah”, and the footage cut from it, holds a special place in the pantheon of Holocaust studies, as it uniquely bridges the gap between historical and aesthetic approaches to understanding the Holocaust era.

  • November 13, 2018 • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Umrath Lounge

Now retired after 25 years of teaching at the famed Iowa Writers Workshop, Marilynne Robinson will share some insights on the subject during her campus visit that includes three distinct lectures for the annual Humanities Lecture Series.