Hum/Animal: Humanities Fall Conference | Duke Kunshan University

Hum/Animal: Humanities Fall Conference

E.g., 11/26/2020
E.g., 11/26/2020
09/18 - 09/20
13:00 to 17:30
AB Auditorium

“Hum/Animal” is the theme of the Humanities Research Center’s fall conference and student film festival, which takes place from Sept. 18 to 20 on the DKU campus and via Zoom.

The conference comprises five elements:

  • Keynote speeches by leading experts on the relationship between humans and other animals, from a range of the perspectives including bioart, philosophy, sociology and cultural studies.
  • Parallel sessions featuring the research of new and returning DKU faculty in the humanities and social sciences.
  • Parallel sessions featuring the research of undergraduate students from DKU and other universities, chosen via highly selective peer review process.
  • Parallel sessions featuring the work of DKU’s Humanities Research Labs
  • A student film festival curated by Kaley Clements, assistant professor of media and arts.

DKU students can register here: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9ypPLVN7v47uxOl

Visitors can register here: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8dDCcHWsm6Stvp