SPRING TERM: Virtual Agora Speaker Series

The Agora is a speaker series within the Department of Communication at the University of Pittsburgh that invites scholars to share work of relevance to the many aspects of communication scholarship.  The Agora features faculty and graduate students from both the Department of Communication and the wider University of Pittsburgh community, as well as other noted scholars from around the world.  Past Agoras have included such notable guest speakers as Karma Chavez, Dilip Gaonkar, Thomas Goodnight, Debra Hawhee, Ronald Jackson, Joan Leach, John Lucaites, David Nye, Paddy Scannell and Eric King Watts.

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February 19, 2021, 3:00-5:00
Department of Communication, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences Summer Research Fellows
Virtual webinar

“Asian Americans for Action and the New York Asian American Movement in the 1960s and 1970s”

Corinne Sugino

“Returning to Mayberry amid the 2020 Social Crises: An Oral History”

Max Dosser

“Long Beach in Transit: Mobility Justice and the Production of Space in Long Beach, California”

Kamiran Dadah


April 2, 2021, 3:00-5:00pm
"From Academia to Industry: Insights on Leveraging a Humanities Ph.D."
Virtual webinar
Niq D. Johnson, Ph.D.


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View past Agora Speaker Series events.