2013-2014 Schedule

All events are free and open to the public.

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FALL 2013

Aug. 22                        Kathy Peiss
"The Making of America's Beauty Culture"
7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building                
Sep. 12 Frances Negrón-Muntaner
"What to Do with All This Beauty?"

Keynote Address for National Hispanic Heritage Month

7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Oct. 3 Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein
"Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar: The Beauty of Philosophy through Jokes"
7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Oct. 10 Mark Wellman
"Climbing Back: No Limits to the Beauty of the Outdoors"

Keynote Address for National Disability Employment Awareness Month

7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Oct. 24 Harold Herzog
"Beauty and the Beasts: Our Complicated Relationships with Animals"

Keynote Address for EKU Reads Project

7:30 pm
Brock Auditorium
Coates Building
Nov. 14 Yul Kwon
"The Beauty of Reality Shows: You Don't Have to Follow the Script"
7:30 pm
Grand Hall
EKU Center for the Arts
Nov. 19
TUESDAY
Gregory Sarris
"Beauty: The Ethics and Aesthetics of Place"

Keynote Address for National Native American Heritage Month

7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Dec. 5 Karen Tice
"Queens of Academe: Beauty Pageantry, Student Bodies, and College Life"
7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building

SPRING 2014

Jan. 16                                Motohiko Kato
"Beauty through Balance: Integrating Tradition, Technology, and Community to Move Japan Forward"

Annual Distinguished Lecture in International Studies

 7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building                       
Jan. 23-
  Feb. 21

Chautauqua Art Exhibition
A Juried Exhibition on the Theme "Beauty Matters"

A reception for the Exhibition will be held on
Thursday, January 30 in Giles Gallery.

Giles Gallery
Campbell Building

 

Feb. 6 Rick Guidotti
"Positive Exposure: The Beauty and Spirit of Difference"
7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Feb. 20 Linda Frost and Tyehimba Jess
"The Body Poetic: The Beauty of Conjoined Twins Millie-Christine McKoy"

Keynote Address for National African American History Month

7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Mar. 4
TUESDAY
Nancy Judd
"Recycle Runway: Environmental Education through Beauty"
7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Mar. 20 Tori McClure
"On Beauty and Sublimity: You Can't Taste the Candy Bar If It's Always in Your Mouth"

Keynote Address for Women's History Month

7:30
Brock Auditorium
Coates Building
Apr. 3 Arthur Benjamin
"The Beauty and Magic of Mathematics"

Annual Bruce MacLaren Distinguished Lectue

7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building
Apr. 24 Kate Orff
"Toxic Beauty"
7:30 pm
O'Donnell Hall
Whitlock Building