Richelle Munkhoff on the searchers of the dead

| September 22, 2010

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Julian Yates on Actor Network Theory and the question of matter

| September 16, 2010

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Andrew Escobedo on will and personification

| September 14, 2010

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Henry Turner on dramatic form, technology, and the corporation

| September 9, 2010

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Katherine Eggert on alchemy and knowledge management

| September 7, 2010

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