Communication

Kathleen Fitzpatrick: Generous Thinking and the Future of the Liberal Arts

7:00pm - 9:00pm EST November 20

Location: Opera House, Downtown Alma

November 20, 7:00 pm at the Opera House in Downtown Alma

Kathleen Fitzpatrick is Director of Digital Humanities and Professor of English at Michigan State University. Prior to assuming this role in 2017, she served as Associate Executive Director and Director of Scholarly Communication of the Modern Language Association.

The event is open to all, but seating is limited.  Please email deel@alma.edu or call (989) 463-7176 to reserve a seat.

Kathleen is author of Generous Thinking: A Radical Approach to Saving the University (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019), Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy (NYU Press, 2011), and The Anxiety of Obsolescence: The American Novel in the Age of Television (Vanderbilt University Press, 2006). She is project director of Humanities Commons, an open-access, open-source network serving more than 16,000 scholars and practitioners in the humanities.

For admission information, see the event description.