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Humanities Symposium 2012

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(Note: All events free and open to the public.)


Notable Speakers

Traci Brimhall Kent Montesano

Writing the World: Poetry of Witness
 Monday, September 24, 2012
7:00-8:30 pm
Beaman A&B

Kent Weeks
In Search of Civility
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
7:00-8:30 pm
Beaman A&B

Remziya Suleyman
"Other" to Neighbor: The Changing Face of Immigration 
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
3:00-4:30 pm
Beaman A&B

Fred EvansCitizenship and Public Art: The Political Aesthetics of New York's 9/11/01 Memorial 

Wednesday, September 26, 2012
7:00-8:30 pm
Beaman A&B

Stephen Carter
Stephen L. Carter on Civility 
Thursday, September 27, 2012
7:00-8:30 pm
Curb Event Center

Hands on Nashville

Please join Belmont University students, faculty, and friends to participate in the Humanities Symposium event

Get out and practice civility by getting involved in community service through the Humanities Symposium and Hands On Nashville. Opportunities include gardening at a local urban farm, working at Second Harvest Food Bank, or helping the homeless at Room in the Inn. 

Volunteers participate from 9 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturday, September 29, 2012.

If you are a Belmont student, you will receive 1 Community Service (CS) convo credit for each hour that you volunteer!

If you have questions, contact 
Dr. Cynthia Cox or Misty Wellman

Click here for information on how to enroll as a volunteer.