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New Books at Miami

You're invited to join the Miami University Libraries, the Humanities Center, and the Howe Center for Writing Excellence on Wednesday, October 13 for a celebration of books  recently published by Miami faculty members.

This event will begin with a series of 5-7 minute book-related micro-talks by Miami authors in 320 King Library, and will conclude with an outdoor reception in the plaza in front of King Library at 5pm, (weather permitting).

Our speakers this year include:


Liz Wilson "Religion, the Body and Sexuality: An Introduction"

Carolyn Hardin "Capturing Finance: Arbitrage and Social Domination"

Rosemary Pennington "The Media World of ISIS"

Andrew Casper "An Artful Relic: The Shroud of Turin in Baroque Italy"

Annie Dell’Aria "The Moving Image as Public Art: Sidewalk Spectators and Modes of Enchantment"

Scott Kenworthy "Understanding World Christianity: Russia"

Nathan French "And God Knows the Martyrs: Martyrdom & Violence in Jihadi-Salafism"

Stanley Toops "International Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Global Issues"

Matthew Crain "Profit Over Privacy: How Surveillance Advertising Conquered the Internet"

Wednesday, October 13 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm

King Library, 320
151 S. Campus Ave., Oxford, OH 45056