Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, literary scholar and critic, the Leo S. Bing Chair in English and American Literature, film critic and cultural historian, University Professor Leo Braudy is a polymath’s polymath who has written authoritatively on a wide variety of subjects. University Professor Braudy and University Professor Kevin Starr, joined by various deans, faculty, and students, will discuss various topics in a series of conversations over a hosted lunch. These sessions are open to undergraduates, graduates, post-doctoral fellows, and junior faculty. We do request attendees rsvp to secure a seat at the table.
Music with Robert Cutietta, Dean of the Thornton School of Music
David St. John, Professor of English
Business with Sidney Harman, Presidential Professor, Isaias W. Hellman Professor of Polymathy, and Chairman ofNewsweek.
Government with Jack Knott, Dean of School of Policy, Planning and Development