ACLS Centennial Conversation and Reception

SEPTEMBER 19 | 3–7pm

As ACLS celebrates its 100th birthday, please join new president Joy Connolly for a Centennial Conversation about the paths we will take in the twenty-first century – a time of new directions, new voices, and new audiences for the humanities and social sciences.


John Carl Baker F’16
Ploughshares Fund

Aleia Brown F’17
University of Maryland, College Park

Maggie Dickinson F’19
Guttman Community College

Sylvia Houghteling F’15
Bryn Mawr College

Eduardo Moncada F’18
Barnard College, Columbia University

Corey Robin F’07
Brooklyn College / The Graduate Center

Joan Wallach Scott F’78
Institute for Advanced Study


Welcome and Refreshments

3.30 – 6.00

Conversations with Special Guests

You are invited to join our guests in the discussion about how scholars and scholarship evolve in a time of change and challenge.

• How can we help build a diverse professoriate and help faculty engage today’s student communities?

• How can we better equip humanists and social scientists to inform and empower the public?

6.00 – 7.00


Century Association
7 West 43rd Street, New York City

RSVP by September 12, 2019