BDN boosts ‘Future of Humanities’ talk

The Bangor Daily News shared that University of Maine Clement and Linda McGillicuddy Humanities Center, Alumni Association and College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will host a free public discussion about “The Future of Humanities” on Oct. 14 at 3 p.m. at the Collins Center for the Arts. The event, which will take place during Homecoming 2022, will celebrate the McGillicuddy Humanities Center’s first decade of operation. The discussion about the role of the humanities in the current social, cultural and political moment will feature Heather Cox Richardson, professor of history at Boston College, and Brian Naylor, veteran National Public Radio correspondent.