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October 16, 2018 —
On October 31, 2018, the world will celebrate the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. There are over 450 worldwide participants in Frankenreads, from Brazil to Bhutan to the University of Manitoba. Join in on the fun.
September 6, 2018 —
Hee-Jung Serenity Joo has been named Director of the University of Manitoba Institute of the Humanities (UMIH).
December 7, 2017 —
There are few people who were children in the late 1990s and early 2000s who grew up without Harry Potter. A new panel has explored this tradition of two decades.
November 9, 2017 —
In late October the University of Manitoba Institute for the Humanities brought Maren Wood and Jennifer Polk of Beyond the Professoriate to campus to deliver a series of workshops entitled “PhDs That Work: Finding Success in an Uncertain Job Market.”
February 1, 2017 —
Maggie Berg and Barbara K Seeber, authors of The Slow Professor, visited our campus last week for discussion of their recent book.