This is an exciting year for the Humanities on the Edge speaker series, as it is celebrating its 10th
year. The second of this year’s speakers was Dr. Claire Colebrook, Edwin Erle Sparks Professor
of English, Philosophy, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Penn State University.
Her research interests include contemporary literature, theory and cultural studies, visual culture,
and the works of Gilles Deleuze. Dr. Colebrook gave a talk entitled “What would you d
In keeping with the Halloween spirit, the next lecturer in the Humanities on the Edge speaking series, Dr. Claire Colebrook, will focus on the concept of extinction within post-apocalyptic films. Dr. Colebrook is currently an Edwin Erle Sparks professor of English, Philosophy, and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Colebrook will present her talk, “What would you do (and who would you kill) in order to save the world?: Post-Apocalypti