Center for the Humanities

Swan Hall, 175G Upper College Rd. Kingston, RI 02881

urihumanities@uri.edu – 401.874.5700

URI
Think Big, We Do.
Rhode Island Seal

Humanities Festival 2016
April 5th at 5:00 PM, Doody Auditorium, Swan Hall

“I Want to Know What Love Is”: Hellish and Heavenly Loves, from Dante to The Walking Dead

kplonghair_24267396202_o

Our 2016 keynote is Dr. Kim Paffenroth, a distinguished professor of religious studies specializing in scholastic theology at Iona College. He is also a bestselling author of zombie fiction. He regularly speaks about the role of zombies, and the horror genre in general, in popular culture. His zombie fiction is known for being influenced by classic texts in the humanities.

shf-2016-image_24024148622_o

Follow Us!

News and Announcements

Copyright © 2016 University of Rhode Island.

The University of Rhode Island
Think Big, We Do.
A-ZDirectoryContact UsJump to top