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Posthuman Antiquities Conference: November 14-15

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on October 31, 2014

What can an inquiry into antiquity offer posthumanist thinking on the body, on nature and its relationship with technology, and on the fundamental int

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Dr. Jennifer Adair Wins New England Council of Latin American Studies Best Dissertation Prize

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on October 31, 2014

Dr. Jennifer Adair, assistant professor of history, received the New England Council of Latin American Studies (NECLAS) Best Dissertation Prize. T

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New Humanities Institute Sponsors Panel Presentation on October 16

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on October 10, 2014

The Humanities Institute is a well-known name among the Fairfield University community. Housed in the College of Arts and Sciences, it has sponsore

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Exploration of ‘last things’ nets Jesuit book prize

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold on October 2, 2014

By Meredith Guinness Fairfield University’s John Thiel wins 2014 Alpha Sigma Nu Book Award  John Thiel, Ph.D., Fairfield University profe

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