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Humanities: Past, Present, Future

Humanities: Past, Present, Future
245 Church Street, Ryerson Vari Centre, 3rd floor
Time: Mar 6th, 6:00 pm End: Mar 6th, 9:00 pm
Interest Categories: Humanities, English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS), Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), 2000-
Panel discussion featuring Marianne Hirsch, John Ralston Saul, and Irene Gammel

The English Department of Ryerson University invites you to join a stimulating evening of discussion and debate on the present state and future direction of the humanities.

Humanities: Past, Present, Future


  • Marianne Hirsch, Immediate Past President, Modern Language Association (MLA)
  • John Ralston Saul, President, PEN International and Distinguished Visiting Professor, Ryerson University
  • Stephen Slemon, Ph.D., President, Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English (ACCUTE)


  • Irene Gammel, Ph.D., Canada Research Chair in Modern Literature and Culture, Ryerson University

Co-sponsors at Ryerson University

  • Arts and Contemporary Studies
  • Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
  • History
  • Philosophy

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.  To register, click HERE.  For further information, please contact Luanne MacDonell at (416) 979-5000 x6138

Location:  245 Church Street, the George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre Sears Atrium, 3rd Floor

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