College of Humanities

Central American Studies Human Rights Series


Dr. Alice Dreger: Galileo’s Middle Finger and Academic Freedom

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Galileo's Middle Finger

Alice Dreger is a former professor of Clinical Medical Humanities and Bioethics at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University. She is the author of Hermaphrodites and the Medical Invention of Sex, One of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of Normal, Intersex in the Age of Ethics, and recently the much acclaimed Galileo’s Middle Finger: Heretics, Activists, and the Search for Justice in Science Read more

Friday, August 30, 2013 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm

Manzanita Hall, Rm. 122

composote photo of the genocide trial of General Efraín Ríos Montt in GuatemalaTestimony and photos on the historic genocide trial of General Efraín Ríos Montt in Guatemala by human rights activist Maryelena Bustamante, M.A. and member of the Guatemalans Collective Against Impunity in Guatemala.

This event is co-sponsored by: The Central American Research and Policy Institute (CARPI) and The Central American United Student Association (CAUSA).