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Douglas Raybeck
Raybeck Quoted in the Boston Herald
Professor of Anthropology Douglas Raybeck was quoted in the Boston Herald in a September 11 anniversary article. Raybeck said, "The psyche that recovers from these wounds of a year ago will be more mature, more sensitive, and profoundly more pessimistic than the psyche which has, for generations, characterized the United States...We will become closer to the world at large and less insensitive to its pain," he said. "The result may well be an even grander nation. But globally, at any rate, the tragedy of 9-11 should result in a more cautious nation, too." More ...
Carter Invited to Speak in Germany at Award Ceremony of Schinkel Prize
In September, Rand Carter, professor of art, was invited by the Karl Friedrich Schinkel Gesellschaft to speak on the occasion of this year's awarding of the annual Schinkel Prize. The award ceremony and the accompanying colloquium was held in Neuruppin, Germany (Schinkel's birthplace). The subject was "Schinkel und die Gegenwart." The lecture will be published by the Schinkel Gesellschaft. More ...
Professor of French and Africana studies Tracy Denean Sharpley-Whiting
Sharpley-Whiting "Rising Superstar" Among Black Intellectuals
Tracy Denean Sharpley-Whiting, professor of French and chair of Africana studies, was named as a "rising superstar" among black intellectuals in a Chicago Sun-Times article (Aug. 27, 2002) by Michael Eric Dyson. Dyson calls Sharpley-Whiting "one of the country's most brilliant and prolific racial theorists." He said, "In an era when interdisciplinarity is lauded, Sharpley-Whiting's immense intellect and huge curiosity make her an ideal example." More ...
Hamilton's New Graphic Identity
College Unveils New "Signature"
After more than a year in the making, Hamilton unveiled a new graphic identity this summer and began the year-long process of implementing the College’s new signature. The new identity features the wordmark "Hamilton," a stylized cupola of the Chapel and a horizontal line above the wordmark to support the cupola. More ...
The Spirit of September 12
Before we could even begin to comprehend the magnitude of the tragedy, before the grieving or healing processes had time to begin, Americans woke up on the morning of September 12 with a new spirit of compassion. More ...
Rabinowitz's OSU Series Publishes New Book
Another book has been published in the Theory and Interpretation Series that Professor Comparative Literature Peter Rabinowitz co-edits with James Phelan at Ohio State University Press. The book, Telling Tales: Gender and Narrative Form in Victorian Literature and Culture, is by Elizabeth Langland. More ...
Making Change: Working for Social Justice Conference
The Kirkland Project at Hamilton College will sponsor a conference, "Making Change: Working for Social Justice," on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4 and 5, on the Hamilton campus. The keynote address will be delivered by Robert Moses '56, founder of the national math literacy program, the Algebra Project. His talk, on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel, will be followed by a series of panel discussions related to social change. The conference is free and open to the public. More ...
Frechette Presents Paper at Asian Studies Conference
Ann Frechette, Luce Junior Professor of Asian Studies, presented a paper, "State Building without a State: The Role of the Refugee Camp in the Tibetan Diaspora," at a conference on "Revisiting the Asian State" sponsored by the International Institute for Asian Studies at Leiden University, the Netherlands, June 30-July 1, 2002. More ...
Benjamin R. Barber, Gershon and Carrol Kekst Professor of Civil Society, University of Maryland
Globalization a Year After 9/11: Terrorism or Democracy?
Best-selling author and political theorist Benjamin R. Barber will speak on globalization on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel. Barber is the Gershon and Carrol Kekst Professor of Civil Society at the University of Maryland and a principal of the Democracy Collaborative. His talk is titled "Globalization a Year After 9/11: Terrorism or Democracy?" More ...
Sharpley-Whiting Appointed Chair of MLA Advisory Committee on Foreign Languages
Tracy Denean Sharpley-Whiting, professor of French and chair of Africana studies, was appointed chair of the Advisory Committee on Foreign Languages by the executive committee of the Modern Language Association. The appointment is effective July 2002-June 2003. More ...
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