Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Dr. Kevin Gotham on A Repertoire of Authenticity: Tourism Gentrification and the Transformation of the French Quarter
  • Lecture
  • 3/5/2012
  • 19:30-21:00
  • Spooner Hall
  • Host: University Honors Program, The Commons
Event Description
The topic for the 2012 University Lecture Series at The Commons is The Visual City: The Intersection of History, Memory, Space and Image. Dr. Gotham's talk will dovetail with the Commons course designed for Honors Program students, co-taught in Spring 2012 by Dr. Catherine Preston, Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies and Dr. Anton Rosenthal, Associate Professor of History. Gotham is Professor of Sociology/Associate Dean of Academic Affairs in the School of Liberal Arts, Tulane University