Clemson University

Scholars' Forum for the Humanities

"The Threat of Digital Technology to the Humanities."

Mark Bauerlein is Professor of English at Emory University, where he has taught since earning his doctorate at UCLA in 1989. He is the author of several books, including scholarly studies of Walt Whitman¹s poetry, the philosophy of American pragmatism, the practice of literary criticism, and the 1906 Atlanta race riot, as well as popular books on digital culture and American youth. His scholarly essays have appeared in PMLA, Yale Review, Partisan Review, Wilson Quarterly, and Philosophy and Literature, and his commentaries and reviews have appeared in Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, London Times, Chronicle of Higher Education, The Guardian, the Weekly Standard, Commentary, The New Criterion, First Things, TLS, and many other national periodicals. He has given more than 350 radio and television interviews, including appearances on CBS News with Katie Couric, Fox and Friends, CNN, BBC World Today, All Things Considered, PBS Frontline, and C-SPAN.

Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 4:45pm to 5:45pm

Daniel Hall, Class of 1941 Studio
113 Delta Epsilon Ct., Clemson, SC 29634, USA

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Conference / Forum / Symposium


College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities, English, Languages, Centers and Institutes, Rutland Institute for Ethics, Calhoun Honors College

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General Public, Students, Faculty, Staff, Parents/Guests

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Prof. Eric Touya and Prof. Monica Massei

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