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Virginia Tech Humanities Week

Debating Democracy

Humanities Week - October 14-18, 2024

What is Humanities Week?

Virginia Tech Humanities Week highlights the essential work happening in the humanities at Virginia Tech and around the world. Members of the public and the Virginia Tech community are invited to attend panel discussions, lectures, and other activities throughout the week of October 14-18, 2024. 

This year's theme is Debating Democracy, showcasing the capacity of the humanities to illuminate democracy's problems and possibilities across space and time.

Humanities Week is sponsored by the Center for Humanities and the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Check back soon for registration and full details.

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