For 20 years the John Fowles Center for Creative Writing has invited to Chapman amazing national and international writers as: Salman Rushdie, Elizabeth George, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Gioconda Belli (to name a few). This year, please join us as we continue that tradition with Karen Yamashita, Giuseppe Conte, Claudio Magris, Charles Bernstein, Luisa Valenzuela and
We are excited to announce a very special event titled Music and Culture: An Italian Perspective taking place at the new Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (free for students, faculty and staff with Chapman ID / Community $8). This celebration of
This exhibition showcases work from upper division graphic design students from Rachelle W. Chuang’s Book Design class at Chapman University. During Fall 2015 and 2016, students participated in a rigorous process to research, redesign and physically produce two conceptually different book jackets for a single work. One of the book jacket covers was selected as
Chapman University’s two teams (six students each) just returned from the California Regional Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl competition at CSU Chico, held on Saturday, December 3, 2016. Both teams did extremely well. One team advanced to the semi-finals, where they narrowly lost to the team that won the tournament. This is Chapman’s second year of participation
The Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, in collaboration with a “Getting to Know Europe” grant from the European Union, launched a Scholar-in-Residence program that gives European-based visual artists and culture professionals an opportunity to bring their work into the Chapman community and engage with new perspectives and ideas. This semester’s Scholar-in-Resident was Štěpánka
An invaluable reading for anyone collecting data through observation. Innovative and thought provoking, it is a refreshing take on ethnography stressing both academic rigor and practical necessity. It combines theoretical perspective with tangible action plans and walks you step-by-step through designing, conducting and evaluating ethnographic research. The book skilfully introduces the varied tasks and decisions you
Associate Professor Justin Walsh presented his new archaeological project on the International Space Station over the weekend at the National Geographic Society in Washington. It got a great reception from the NGS research and media staff. Check out the presentation below! Watch Video!
The Department of Art presents the Annual Holiday Ceramics Sale in the Attallah Piazza, Monday, December 5 – Friday, December 9, 2016 – 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day. Stop by and check out all the wonderful projects, made by our students, for sale.
Tabula Poetica continues on December 1 with poet, academic, and nonfiction writer – Elline Lipkin. Lipkin’s book The Errant Thread was chosen by Eavan Boland for the Kore Press First Book Award. Her second book, Girls’ Studies, explores contemporary girlhood in the United States. Currently a Research Scholar with the Center for the Study of Women at
Wilkinson College of Humanities and Social Sciences presents the “Future Demographics of Entertainment and Media” – featuring Sandy Climan – on Monday, November 28, 2016 at 4 p.m. in Argyros Forum 209A. Mr. Climan is President of Entertainment Media Ventures, Inc. He founded the company in 1999 and is active in media investment and strategic