• AM2016_Enloe_PY

    2016 Haskins Prize Lecturer Cynthia Enloe with Pauline Yu

  • 2014interviews

    In The Humanities Interviews, scholars reflect on the importance of the humanities and their own fields of research and teaching.

  • HEB

    Thirty-one ACLS member societies develop lists of recommended titles for the HEB online collection

Media Collection

Annual Meeting Sessions


2015 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | ALL MEDIA

Plenary and panel sessions at ACLS annual meetings engage issues of broad interest to the scholarly community that ACLS represents.

  • 2015

    Literacies in the 21st Century

    Philippa Levine, Mary Helen Thompson Centennial Professor in the Humanities, University of Texas at Austin, moderator
    Keynote Speaker: Deborah Brandt, Professor Emerita of English, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1:56)
    Dominic McIver Lopes, Distinguished University Scholar and Professor in the Department of Philosophy, University of British Columbia (16:30)
    Rick M. Valelly, Claude C. Smith '14 Professor of Political Science, Swarthmore College (26:40)
    Holly Willis, Chair, Media Arts + Practice Division and Director, Institute for Multimedia Literacy (33:46)
    Q-and-A (44:32)

    2015 ACLS Annual Meeting | Philadelphia, PA | May 8

  • 2013

    MOOCs, the Humanities, and Learned Societies

    James J. O'Donnell, Georgetown University, ACLS Board of Directors, moderator
    Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University (4:55)
    Jennifer Summit, Stanford University (25:55)
    Howard Lurie, edX (45:35)
    Q-and-A (1:05:25)

    2013 ACLS Annual Meeting | Baltimore, MD | May 10

  • 2012

    How the Humanities Help Us Understand Economic Behavior

    Sewell Chan, The New York Times, moderator
    Alexander J. Field, Santa Clara University (1:20)
    Jonathan Levy, Princeton University (9:37)
    Deirdre McCloskey, University of Illinois at Chicago (20:00)
    Q-and-A (33:58)

    2012 ACLS Annual Meeting | Philadelphia, PA | May 11

  • 2011

    Global Perspectives on U.S. Higher Education

    Thomas Bender, New York University, moderator
    Lisa Anderson, American University in Cairo (7:00)
    Peter Lange, Duke University (18:25)
    John Sexton, New York University (35:13)
    Q-and-A (57:37)

    2011 ACLS Annual Meeting | Washington, DC | May 6

  • 2010

    The Google Book Settlement: Implications for Scholarship

    Jonathan D. Culler, Cornell University, moderator
    Daniel Clancy, Google Book Search (4:35)
    James Grimmelmann, New York Law School (20:44)
    Helen Cullyer, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (34:47)
    James J. O’Donnell, Georgetown University, ACLS Board of Directors (52:45)
    Q-and-A (1:11:10)

    2010 ACLS Annual Meeting | Philadelphia, PA | May 7