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      Living in the Material World: The Future of the Humanities (MLF) in San Francisco

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      October 14, 2013

      Monday   6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

      595 Market Street (at Second) Second floor
      San Francisco, California 94105

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      Living in the Material World: The Future of the Humanities (MLF)

      Tyler Stovall, Dean, Undergraduate Division, College of Letters & Science, UC Berkeley
      Ralph Lewin, President and CEO, Cal Humanities
      Katie McDonough, Humanities and Arts Initiatives Coordinator, Office of
      the Dean, School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford University

      Material culture in the last two centuries has often overshadowed the pursuit of subtler forms of happiness and understanding grouped under the title Humanities. Recently even the great universities, the last strongholds of liberal education, have been struggling to define the value of critical thinking versus career building. Where will subtler pursuits fit within the cultural onslaught of materialism?

      MLF: HUMANITIES
      Location: SF Club Office
      Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program
      Cost: $20 non-members, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)
      Program Organizer: George Hammond
      Also know: In association with Humanities West

       

       

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