This spring, Associate Professor of Math Fumiko Futamura gave two invited talks on “How to Mathematically Immerse Yourself in a Work of Art”—at Sam Houston State University and at the Infinite Horizons Lecture Series at Kennesaw State University.
In April 2015, Associate Professor of Feminist Studies Alison Kafer gave a talk titled “Breath, Skin, Fog: Disability and Environmental Justice” at Middlebury College, and led a workshop on social justice and cross-movement activism while there. She was also invited to share a work-in-progress with the Disability Studies Seminar at the University of Kansas, where she workshopped her essay “Un/Safe Disclosures: Scenes of Disability and Trauma” with an interdisciplinary group of faculty and graduate students. Also during the month she gave a reading from her book “Feminist Queer Crip” at Western Kentucky University as part of the Social Justice and Coalition-Building series.
Associate Professor of Art History Patrick Hajovsky was selected to be on the editorial board for the Grove Encyclopedia of Latin American Art and Architecture, which will be part of the Oxford Art Online project and will appear as finished print 3-volume printed set with approximately 1350 entries.
Professor of Psychology Fay Guarraci presented at the Williamson Museum Salon monthly meeting in January 2015, “Let’s Talk about Sex.”