Libraries Lecture Series


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The University of Kansas Libraries has announced the spring speakers for the Libraries Lecture Series. The series highlights the breadth of interdisciplinary research and creative work found on an expansive range of topics across campus. The spring 2015 series features five eminent KU scholars:

Assistant Professor Daniel Coburn

February 24, 2015 | 3:30 p.m. | Watson Three West

The Hereditary Estate: Vernacular Photography and Domestic Trauma

Daniel Coburn, assistant professor for the Department of Design, makes photographs and conducts research on popular visual culture to investigate the family photo album employed as one component of a visual infrastructure that supports the flawed ideology of the American Dream.


Professor Chuck Epp and Professor Donna Ginther

April 2, 2015 | 3:30 p.m. | Watson Three West


University Distinguished Professor Joane Nagel and PhD Candidate Pooya Naderi

April 23, 2015 | 3:30 p.m. | Watson Three West


The lectures are free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.

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