Tuesday Lunch Series

Upcoming Events

About the Series 

 

All members of the General and Emeriti Faculty, and Supportive Operating Staff are welcome to participate in the Tuesday Lunch series. This series is a wonderful way to interact with colleagues and learn about their work. Feel free to either bring a lunch or purchase the lunch buffet , which is subsidized by the Provost’s Office.

The Tuesday Lunch Series takes place every Tuesday from 12:30p.m. - 1:20p.m. In Knobel Hall, located in the Burton D. Morgan center.

Series Archives

2017 - 2018

‘Japan’s Invisible Race’ (102975)
April 17, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "The Racial Politics of 'Japan’s Invisible Race'."

April 10, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "The Once and Future Library" with BethAnn Zambella, director of libraries at Denison.

‘Rethinking International Trade’ (102967)
April 3, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Value-added Erosion in Global Value Chains: Rethinking International Trade."

‘Translating the Translators’ (102969)
March 27, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Translating the Translators: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Arabic NT of Medieval Iberia."

‘Where No Black Woman Has Gone Before’ (102970)
March 6, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Where No Black Woman Has Gone Before: Subversive Portrayals in Speculative Film and TV."

‘Sisterhood and Strife’ (102971)
February 27, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Sisterhood and Strife: The Making and Unmaking of the National Black Women's Health Project."

‘Teaching in Rome: No Classroom Required’ (102966)
February 20, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Teaching in Rome: No Classroom Required."

Book Launch and Reading: Professor Diana Mafe (103074)
February 16, 2018

Denison professor Diana Adesola Mafe reads from her new book "Where No Black Woman Has Gone Before: Subversive Portrayals in Speculative Film and TV."

‘Educating Activists’ (102974)
February 13, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Educating Activists: The South African Education Program on Denison's Campus, 1982 to 1990."

‘LooKING for Richard III’ (102968)
February 6, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "LooKING for Richard III: The Curious Case of a Geologist and an English professor."

‘Mexicanidad as Race, Gender, and Neoliberal Ideology’ (102792)
January 30, 2018

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Mexicanidad as Race, Gender, and Neoliberal Ideology in Patricia Riggen's 'La misma luna/Under the Same Moon.'"

‘Acting Together: A Performative Theory of Solidarity’ (102541)
December 5, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Acting Together: A Performative Theory of Solidarity."

‘Radio MD’ (101197)
November 28, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Radio MD: Quacks, the AMA and the Radio Industry in the 1920s and '30s."

‘Problems for Pythagoreans’ (101184)
November 14, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Awfully Abstract Stuff: Problems for Pythagoreans."

‘Epigenetics’ (101185)
November 7, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Epigenetics: The Party-Planning Guide of Genetic Inheritance."

‘Imagining the Protestant Reformation’ (101186)
October 31, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Imagining the Protestant Reformation, 500 Years Later."

‘Service Learning on a Global Scale’ (101187)
October 24, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Service Learning on a Global Scale: Experiences partnering with a STEM program in Africa."

October 10, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "In the Country of the Undone: A poetics of mental illness."

October 3, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Joe Biden Grabs Back: Gender, Anger and Internet Memes after the 2016 Election."

‘Discovering Martinican Identities’ (101177)
September 26, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Discovering Martinican Identities: A Collective and Individual Journey."

‘Madison’s Nightmare’ (101178)
September 19, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Madison's Nightmare: Trumpvangelicals and the Decline of Religious Influence."

September 12, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "The Origin of Fire and Fury: Between Christian Triumphalism and America's Forgotten War."

September 5, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents "Sanctuary Cities: The View from Medieval Ireland."

2016 - 2017

‘Should Colleges Have Safe Spaces and Trigger Warnings?’ (87776)
April 18, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series presents Denison Debates, hosted by Adam Davis, discussing the topic "Should Colleges Have Safe Spaces and Trigger Warnings?"

‘Project Based Learning through The Billboard Project’ (87777)
April 11, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Sheilah Wilson, associate professor of studio arts, presenting "Project Based Learning through The Billboard Project."

‘Sovereignty and White Supremacy in the Wake of the Charleston Massacre’ (87778)
April 4, 2017

Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Pool, professor of political science, presenting "Sovereignty and White Supremacy in the Wake of the Charleston Massacre."

‘On Not Being Sure’ (87779)
March 28, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Steve Vogel, professor of philosophy, presenting "On Not Being Sure."

‘Eight Years of Piloting Advising Circles’ (87780)
March 21, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Mark Moller, dean of first-years, presenting "Eight Years of Piloting Advising Circles: What Have We Learned So Far?"

‘The Crisis in American Law Enforcement’ (87781)
March 7, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Denison Life Trustee Dr. David Bayley '55, presenting "The Crisis in American Law Enforcement."

‘The Impact of Presidential Policy on US Foreign Policy’ (87782)
February 28, 2017

Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Katz, professor of political science, presents "Understanding the Impact of Presidential Personality on US Foreign Policy."

Denison Global Fellows (87783)
February 21, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Jack Shuler presenting "Denison Global Fellows: Hosting and Learning from Refugees."

‘Taking Gameplay Seriously’ (87768)
February 14, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Sky LaRell Anderson, "Taking Gameplay Seriously: How Interactivity, Narrative, and Player Communities Come Together."

‘Taking The Discovery of Pulque on Tour’ (87769)
February 7, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Alexis Clark, visiting assistant professor, presenting "Taking The Discovery of Pulque on Tour."

‘Educational Reform in Finland: Policies and Visions’ (87770)
January 31, 2017

Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Taina Wewer, Fulbright Scholar in Residence, presenting "Educational Reform in Finland: Policies and Visions."

‘The Aesthetics of Sustainable Living’ (87765)
January 24, 2017

The Tuesday Lunch Series welcomes Jonathan Maskit, assistant professor of philosophy, presenting "The Aesthetics of Sustainable Living."

Student Leadership at Denison: Diversity and Inclusion (86082)
November 29, 2016

The Lunch Series presents "Diversity and Inclusion in Student Leadership at Denison: An Intercultural Excursion in Search of Best Practices."

‘Zentangle: Doodles for Fun or Something More?’ (86083)
November 15, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Cynthia Turnbull, professor of theatre, presenting "Zentangle: Doodles for Fun or Something More?"

‘Visual Literacy at the Denison Museum’ (86069)
November 8, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Megan Hancock, curator of education a presenting "I See What You Mean: Visual Literacy at the Denison Museum."

‘Learning about the Present by Reacting to the Past’ (86068)
November 1, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Rebecca Kennedy, presenting "Learning about the Present by Reacting to the Past."

‘The Case of Mexico’s Manufacturing Sector’ (86070)
October 25, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Luis Villanueva presenting "Why More Exports Does Not Always Mean More Economic Growth?"

‘Corpus, Corpuses y Corpora’ (86071)
October 18, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Nausica Marcos Miguel presenting "Corpus, Corpuses y Corpora: Working with Language Variation in the Classroom."

Artwork Created in Carmac, Marnay-sur-Seine, France (86072)
October 11, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Micaela Vivero presenting "Artwork Created During an Artist Residency in Carmac, Marnay-sur-Seine, France."

‘Golfers, Indians and UNESCO’ (86073)
October 4, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Dick Shiels presenting "Golfers, Indians and UNESCO: World Class Earthworks in Central Ohio."

‘Gender in Islam’ (86074)
September 27, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Arfa Sayeda Zehra, Forman Christian College in Pakistan, presenting "Gender in Islam and How it is Perceived..."

‘Neuroscience Meets the Bluecoats Drum Corps’ (86062)
September 20, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Nestor Matthews presenting "Neuroscience Meets the Bluecoats Drum Corps."

‘Diversity and Inclusion at Denison’ (86063)
September 13, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Alison Williams, associate provost for diversity and intercultural education.

2015 - 2016

‘Researching in the Writing Center’ (56090)
April 26, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series presents "Researching in the Writing Center: Senior Research Writing Retreats and the Writing Associate Pilot Program."

‘DU Facilities: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going’ (56083)
April 19, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Arthur Chonko presenting: "DU Facilities: Where We've Been and Where We're Going."

‘Literature and Professional Life’ (56084)
April 12, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series welcomes Regina Martin and Olivia Geho '16 presenting "Literature and Professional Life: A Digital Life Stories Archive."

Queering McCloskey’s Feminism (56085)
April 5, 2016

The Tuesday Faculty Lunch Series features Robin Bartlett presenting "Queering McCloskey's Feminism in Time and Context."