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Humanities Week Lectures 

When: Nov. 15-19 2010
Martin Bresnick from the Yale School of Music presents "Composing Goya: Martin Bresnick Reflects on his Composition 'Caprichos Enfáticos'" from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 15. French journalist and writer Olivier Barrot presents "A History of the Cannes Film Festival" from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 15. Melissa Fitch of the UA Department of Spanish and Portuguese presents "Tango Itineraries: Travels in the Transnational Imaginary" from 4 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 16. Ken McAllister from the UA Department of English presents "The Humanities Are Dead. Long Live the Humanities! Digital Technologies, Play and Rebirth of a Discipline" from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 16. Alex Nava presents "The History of Wonder in the New World" from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 17. Adele Barker from the UA Department of Russian and Slavic Studies presents "Tolstoy: The Man Behind Those Big Books" from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 17. Aileen Astorga Feng from the UA Department of French and Italian presents "Women and Politics in the Italian Renaissance" from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 18. Mike Lippman from the UA Department of Classics presents "Teaching Classics Today: Sparta and Athens as Classroom Models" from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 18. Free. Call 629-4319, or visit for more information.



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