Public Lecture

Contacts

Dolores Element
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2018 Lloyd Davis Memorial Public Lecture: Shakespeare and Statistics

12 September 2018 6:00pm7:30pm
Shakespeare and statistics is not an obvious pairing, but digital texts of his plays and poems are now widely available, and scholars are getting used to analysing them with computers.

2018 S.W. Brooks Public Lecture - On Political Performance Art and Rob Fordian Performatives

22 August 2018 6:00pm7:30pm
Highly performative and provocative reign of Toronto mayor Rob Ford, a figure who raised important questions about the boundaries between public and private life, about the constant demand for self-exposure on a highly public world stage

2018 George Watson Public Lecture ~ Host Community Acculturation Orientations, Ethnic Minority Communication, and Perceptions Toward Ethnic Minorities

17 August 2018 3:00pm4:00pm
Two studies on relationship among acculturation orientations of Chinese Hongkongers, their perceptions toward South/South-East Asian minority members, and Chinese cultural value orientations as well as intercultural communication competence.