University of Chicago Professor to Deliver Amherst College’s Hugh Hawkins Lecture Sept. 24

August 27, 2009                            
 
AMHERST, Mass.—Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History, South Asian Languages and Civilizations and the College at the University of Chicago, will deliver Amherst College’s annual Hugh Hawkins lecture, titled “Between Globalization and Global Warming: The Long and the Short of Human History,” on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 4:30 p.m. in Pruyne Lecture Hall of Amherst College’s Fayerweather Hall.

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Londa Schiebinger to Deliver Amherst College’s Hugh Hawkins Lecture Oct. 30

October 17, 2008               

AMHERST, Mass.—Londa Schiebinger, John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science at Stanford University and the Barbara D. Finberg Director of the Clayman Institute for Gender Research, will deliver Amherst College’s annual Hugh Hawkins lecture, titled “Exotic Abortifacients: Gender Politics of Plants in the 18th-Century Atlantic World,” on Thursday, Oct. 30, at 4:30 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room of Amherst’s Converse Hall.