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August 26th, 2016

  • Image preview 1:30pm - 2:30pm: E&D Kick-Off Lecture - What’s in a Name?

    This year’s event –
    What’s in a Name? Historical Memory at Lewis & Clark College –  is attended by all E&D students and faculty.  This plenary event features a panel and, true to the spirit of E&D, they offer interdisciplinary perspectives on our topic.

    Guest panelists:



    • Jon Arakaki, Professor of Exploration & Discovery
    • Se-ah-dom Edmo, Coordinator of the Indigenous Ways of Knowing (IWOK) Program at the Lewis & Clark Graduate School 
    • Darrell Millner, Professor Emeritus of Black Studies, Portland State University
  • Image preview 2:45pm - 3:45pm: First E&D Class
    First day of class for Exploration & Discovery, Core 106.  Immediately following the E&D Kick-Off Lecture, please head to the announced classrooms (signs will be posted).

August 31st, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: E&D Fall Colloquium - Plato
    Five Dialogues by Plato
    The lectures will feature speakers from different traditions and disciplines discussing one of the great works read in the fall E&D sections in an open format.  Discussion will feature thoughts, ideas and concepts that will broaden students understanding of Plato’s Five Dialogues.  

    Guest panelists:

    • Kim Cameron-Dominguez, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology
    • John Holzwarth, Director of the Writing Center
    • Nicholas Smith, James F. Miller Professor of Humanities

    This event is free and open to the Lewis & Clark Community

September 14th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:30pm - 5:00pm: E&D Fall Colloquium - Douglass
    Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave and essay “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?” by Frederick Douglass

    The lectures will feature speakers from different traditions and disciplines discussing with one another the great works read in the fall E&D sections in an open format.  Discussion will feature thoughts, ideas and concepts that will broaden students understanding of Frederick Douglass’ Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave and essay “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?”

    Guest panelists:

    • Reiko Hillyer, Assistant Professor of History
    • Joseph Gantt, Director of Forensics and Instructor of Rhetoric and Media Studies
    • Maureen Reed, Visiting Assistant Professor and Faculty Liaison in the College Advising Center
    This event is free and open to the Lewis & Clark Community.

September 28th, 2016

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm: E&D Fall Colloquium - Marx & Engels
    The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels



    The lectures will feature speakers from different traditions and disciplines discussing with one another the great works read in the fall E&D sections in an open format.  Discussion will feature thoughts, ideas and concepts that will broaden students understanding of Marx and Engels’ The Communist Manifesto.

    Guest panelists:
    TBA


    This event is free and open to the Lewis & Clark Community.

October 19th, 2016

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm: E&D Fall Colloquium - Woolf
    A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf


    The lectures will feature speakers from different traditions and disciplines discussing with one another the great works read in the fall E&D sections in an open format.  Discussion will feature thoughts, ideas and concepts that will broaden students understanding of Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own.

    Guest panelists:

    TBA


    This event is free and open to the Lewis & Clark Community.

October 26th, 2016

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm: E&D Fall Colloquium - Galileo
    “The Starry Messenger” by Galileo


    The lectures will feature speakers from different traditions and disciplines discussing with one another the great works read in the fall E&D sections in an open format.  Discussion will feature thoughts, ideas and concepts that will broaden students understanding of Galileo’s “The Starry Messenger”.

    Guest panelists:
    TBA


    This event is free and open to the Lewis & Clark Community.

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