Guest Lectures

Three-part course on Dante, by Dr Kristin Stasiowski

September's guest lecture on Dante (and self-help) with Dr Kristin Stasiowski has now turned into a three-part series. This is a course separate from Coffee & Cocktails, but one that we strongly encourage those interested in Dante and the Italian Renaissance to attend. Dr Stasiowski's has an incredible gift for speaking and is one of… Continue reading Three-part course on Dante, by Dr Kristin Stasiowski

Guest Lectures

New Podcast Series- Inspiring Women- with Astro-Photographer, Mary McIntyre

We're pleased to announce our new series, 'Inspiring Women' starting this month, and what better way to begin then with incredible astro-photographer, speaker, and writer, Mary McIntyre?  Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, Mary will be giving an additional short talk on 'Shadows in Space & the Stories They Tell' on Saturday, October 24th at… Continue reading New Podcast Series- Inspiring Women- with Astro-Photographer, Mary McIntyre

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Guest lecture: Discovering your talents during times of crisis

On Saturday I had the pleasure of sitting down with Dr Kristin Stasiowski of Kent State University, who wowed us with her presentation, or what she refers to as a 'Dante self-help' guide for our Patrons of the Coffee & Cocktails® Podcast. This creative approach to exploring the job hunt for academics and industry professionals is… Continue reading Guest lecture: Discovering your talents during times of crisis

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Sign up for Guest Lecture on ‘Discovering talents during times of crisis’

For those who enjoyed last week's episode on 'Turning Negatives into Positives', Dr Kristin Stasiowski will be doing a follow-up guest lecture on Saturday, September 19th at 4pm BST on 'Discovering our talents during times of crisis'. This live online 20 min lecture (followed by a 10 min Q&A) will be a great discussion for those who… Continue reading Sign up for Guest Lecture on ‘Discovering talents during times of crisis’

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Online Guest lecture: Tips and tricks for online teaching (now available)

Dr Ann Wand had the pleasure of talking with Dr Giulia Guarnieri regarding her tips and tricks for online teaching. You can check out her lecture on our Patreon page. If you'd like to attend our next guest lecture with Dr Kristin Stasiowski from Kent State University on 19 September, just send Dr Wand a… Continue reading Online Guest lecture: Tips and tricks for online teaching (now available)

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Looking for guest-speakers for next month’s podcast: Women and people of color in academia

If you would like to participate in what will undoubtedly be a very insightful and fruitful discussion on the importance of diversity in academia (both in terms of the role of diversity in literature and in the academy), please feel free to contact the host, Dr Ann Wand. *Like the topics we’re discussing? Consider becoming… Continue reading Looking for guest-speakers for next month’s podcast: Women and people of color in academia