Carolina Public Humanities and the Institute for the Arts and Humanities (IAH) are teaming up to bring you Humanities Hour at BackBar. Humanities Hour will feature the scholars who were or are UNC-CH Institute for the Arts and Humanities Faculty Fellows.

All Humanities Hours feature a short scholarly presentation followed by a discussion with the audience. Humanities Hours are free and open to the public and run from 6-7pm at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar. Free snacks are provided courtesy of Carolina Public Humanities and the IAH, but get there early because it gets gobbled up fast!

Read a recap of our first semester collaborating with the IAH for Humanities Happy Hour

Fall 2019

September 18 – “The Future of Healthcare Reform & the 2020 Elections” featuring Dr. Jonathan Oberlander, Professor and Chair, Department of Social Medicine; Professor, Department of Health Policy & Management

October 16 – News Coverage of Gender Violence: Sea Change or Same Old Thing? with Dr. Barbara Friedman, Associate Professor, Media and Journalism

November 20 – Black Representation in the American States with Christopher Clark, Associate Professor of Political Science









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100 East Franklin Street, 3rd Floor
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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