Jon Catlin

CONTRIBUTIONS

At Spertus talk, taking the next step Foer-ward

Author Jonathan Safran Foer was extremely interesting and incredibly knowledgable in his talk at Chicago's Spertus Center on Sunday.

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January 14, 2013

Gun control laws face uncertain trajectory

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January 11, 2013

Law prof. makes Supreme case against "originalism"

The current Supreme Court is the most polarized in American history, according to law professor Geoffrey Stone.

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December 4, 2012

Israeli prof. speaks to importance of literature for cultural empathy

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November 30, 2012

Prof presents history of censorship during wartime

Harvard professor warns of state secrecy

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November 20, 2012

Conference discusses AIDS in minorities, prison system’s role

A Columbia University professor partially attributes the AIDS epidemic among minority communities to mass incarceration.

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November 20, 2012

At 84, Elie Wiesel reflects on his literary legacy

Elie Wiesel speaks at the Symphony Center about a life of tragedy, triumph, and Goethe.

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November 12, 2012

Expert debunks myth of post-war closeted gay life

A former University professor talked about life in New York for gay men after World War II during a talk for Chicago Humanities Festival.

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November 6, 2012

Humanities Day 2012: Shakespeare prof gives keynote

As the keynote address for Humanities Day, Richard Strier debunks stereotypes in Shakespeare's plays.

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October 23, 2012

Nussbaum urges tolerance

Renowned U of C professor of law and ethics issues an impetus against religious discrimination.

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October 12, 2012