Making Art in Cuba

Pyle Center
@ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

2023 Burdick-Vary Symposium: Guillermina DeFerrari

Crossroads of Ideas: What is Morality?

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, DeLuca Forum
@ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The final installment of the Big Questions series continues with the question: what is morality?

Crossroads of Ideas: What is Free Will?

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, DeLuca Forum
@ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The fifth installment of the Big Questions series continues as Duke University developmental psychologist Tamar Kushnir and UW-Madison philosopher Martha Gibson discuss one of the attributes that makes us human: free will.

Crossroads of Ideas: What is Happiness?

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, DeLuca Forum
@ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The third installment of the “Big Questions” series asks a philosopher and a scientist to discuss one of the great mysteries in science and philosophy: What is happiness?

Crossroads of Ideas: What is Consciousness?

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, DeLuca Forum
@ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The second installment of the “Big Questions” series asks a philosopher and a scientist to discuss one of the great mysteries in science and philosophy: What is consciousness?

Crossroads of Ideas: What is Life?

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, DeLuca Forum
@ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The first installment of the “Big Questions” series asks a philosopher and a scientist to tackle the biggest of them all: what is life and how did it originate?

Color: Pixels, Palettes, and Perception

Wisconsin Institute for Discover, DeLuca Forum
@ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Burdick-Vary Symposium Theresa Kelley IRH Senior Fellow; English, UW-Madison (as well as members of the Symposium Organizing Committee)   This symposium proposes to bring together artists, scientists and scholars across several disciplines for whom color …

Histories of the Present: Postimperial Asia in the World

Pyle Center
@ 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

2017 Burdick-Vary Symposium Organized by Louise Young How has the history of imperialism and colonialism brought us to the current conjuncture? This symposium brings together specialists from different fields to rethink possibilities for a critical …