Hall Center For The Humanities

Public Programs

Humanities Lecure Series

Humanities Lecture Series

Founded in 1947, this series has consistently been a hallmark for quality, providing a forum for interdisciplinary dialogue between renowned speakers, the university and the surrounding communities.

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Partial funding for the Humanities Lecture Series is provided by The National Endowment for the Humanities’ 2000 Challenge Grant.

Oral History Workshop

An two-day workshop on oral history and oral traditions, featuring many renowned oral historians, and attracting a public audience from across the state

Public Symposia

Public Symposia

The Hall Center's public outreach efforts are designed to demonstrate that it is precisely the humanities that are relevant and instructive to the fundamental issues we deal with as individuals and communities. As part of our commitment to this ideal, the Center sponsors a variety of series in surrounding communities.

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Special Events

The Hall Center sponsors a variety of special events that celebrate and promote the humanities at the University and in the wider community.

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Humanities Lecture Series
Katherine Boo
September 16, 2014
Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

The Shifting Borders of Race and Identity: A Research and Teaching Project on the Native American and African American Experience

E-books now available!


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Kansas History Online
is a research and educational project of the Hall Center and the Kansas State Historical Society.

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