Events in the College of Arts and Humanities

Thursday, February 13, 2020

  • Exhibit: Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered

    John C. Hitt Library

    The UCF History Department exhibit, Zora Neale Hurston’s ‘Native Village’: Historic Eatonville Remembered, hosted on the first-floor gallery wall in the John C. Hitt Library, explores Hurston’s anthropological research into the people, history, and culture of Eatonville. Curated by UCF Associate Professor of History and Director of Public History Dr. Scot French, the exhibit features photographs related to Hurston’s investigation …

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  • Gaudnekolor Pop by Walter Gaudnek (Recurring Event)

    UCF Art Gallery

    GAUDNEKOLOR POP, a solo exhibition by Walter Gaudnek, celebrates the artist’s 50th and final year as a professor in the School of Visual Arts and Design at the University of Central Florida. Walter Gaudnek and his daughter Yve Gaudnek (a current UCF film student) selected works for the exhibition that highlight the use of color in poetic figurative settings between …

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  • Learn Quechua! (Free Incan language classes) (Recurring Event)


    These sessions will be held online. Free Quechua classes at UCF UCF offers free classes in basic Quechua, taught by Department of Modern Languages & Literatures instructor Ms. Norma Ledesma. With an emphasis on Quechua vocabulary and expressions related to medicine, food, and travel, these classes will give students a lively, robust introduction to the language of the Inca Empire, …

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  • Gender in Islamic Philosophical Ethics: Metaphysical Tension Between Equality and Hierarchy of Being

    Mathematical Sciences Building: 360

    Please join us for a virtual lecture featuring Dr. Zahra Ayubi, on Gender in Islamic Philosophical Ethics: Metaphysical Tension Between Equality and Hierarchy of Being. Abstract Dr. Ayubi explores the way in which medieval Islamic philosophers forged a hierarchical virtue ethics that exalted the status of men over women. In doing so, they often ignored or contradicted conceptions of equality …

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  • UCF Trumpet Day

    Rehearsal Hall: Auditorium

    The University of Central Florida’s Trumpet Day features activities designed for high school, college, and community trumpet players, including performances and masterclasses. Featuring Guest Artist Ansel Norris. Ansel Norris has distinguished himself as a soloist, orchestral and chamber musician of enthusiasm and diverse taste. He currently resides in Naples, Florida, where he enjoys an eclectic musical career with the Naples …

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  • Film Screening: "Hymns of Three Cities"

    140 E. Wilbur Lake Mary, Florida: Lake Mary Community Center

    Join UCF professors Dr. Robert Casanello and Dr. Lisa Millis for a film screening of Hymns of Three Cities, including poetry by Dr. Stephen Caldwell Wright. In honor of Black History Month, the 100th Anniversary of the League of Women Voters, and Women's Sufferage presents Hymns of Three Cities. The film explores a personal narrative surronding three cities - Ocoee, …

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