Humanities Month 2018 Ends with a Discussion of Wartime Culture, Memory, and Remembrance
October 30, 2018
Faculty members from three departments in the College of Arts & Humanities participated in the final Humanities Month event for the fall 2018 semester. All of these faculty members used material collected by History Department faculty and students for the NEH-funding War Stories Project. Prof. Timothy Bonenfant (Dept. of Visual & Performing Arts) discussed the musical culture of the Vietnam War Era. Prof. JongHwa Lee (Dept. of Communications & Mass Media) talked about the importance of war memorials and focused on the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C. Prof. Laurence Musgrove (Dept. of English & Modern Languages) analyzed the poems of local veteran Glenn Allison.