60-Second Lecture

Got a minute? Each semester faculty from the School of Arts and Sciences take a minute to share ideas and opinions on topics from poetry and politics to physics and fly fishing. During the month of April, join us for 60 seconds of instruction–and even a little fun.Short, entertaining lectures

Upcoming events in this series:

Sep
9

11:55 am - 12:00 pm
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Rebecca BushnellSchool of Arts and Sciences Board of Overseers Professor of EnglishWhat Video Games Have Taught Me About Shakespeare Stitler Plaza, 37th and Locust Walk

Penn Arts and Sciences professors squeeze a wealth of knowledge into just one minute as the 60-Second Lectures return this fall. Stop by Stiteler Plaza on Wednesdays in September for quick and innovative talks on science, art, technology, and society.

Watch past lectures online at: www.sas.upenn.edu/60second

Rain Location: Houston Hall Bistro

Sep
16

11:55 am - 12:00 pm
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Jeremy GreenwoodProfessor of EconomicsWomen's Liberation: An Economic Perspective Stiteler Plaza, 37th and Locust Walk

Penn Arts and Sciences professors squeeze a wealth of knowledge into just one minute as the 60-Second Lectures return this fall. Stop by Stiteler Plaza on Wednesdays in September for quick and innovative talks on science, art, technology, and society.

Watch past lectures online at: www.sas.upenn.edu/60second

Rain Location: Houston Hall Bistro

Sep
30

11:55 am - 12:00 pm
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Joseph W. WegnerAssociate Professor of Egyptian ArchaeologyArchaeology of the Mind: Wisdom Pharaoh-Style Stiteler Plaza, 37th and Locust Walk

Penn Arts and Sciences professors squeeze a wealth of knowledge into just one minute as the 60-Second Lectures return this fall. Stop by Stiteler Plaza on Wednesdays in September for quick and innovative talks on science, art, technology, and society.

Watch past lectures online at: www.sas.upenn.edu/60second

Rain Location: Houston Hall Bistro