ICS explores revolutions in series of programs

BLOOMSBURG— Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Culture and Society (ICS) is hosting a series of panel discussions and lectures dealing with revolutions in art and history. All ICS events are free and open to the public.

The first event is a faculty panel discussion titled, “What is a revolution?” on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 7 p.m. in Centennial Hall, room 201.

The second event is titled, “Revolution and the Birth of Social Realism in Mexican and American Art.” Professor John McKaig from the department of art and art history will hold this lecture and a time of discussion. The event is on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. in Centennial Hall, room 201.

The third and final presentation is by professor Michael C. Hickey of the history department who will lecture on “Jewish Politics in the Russian Revolution.” This event is on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. in Centennial Hall, room 201.

Each of these events is organized by the Institute for Culture and Society, and sponsored by the Bloomsburg University College of Liberal Arts.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.