UNLV Speaks

April 26, 2019: Charles Hatfield on Jack Kirby

On this episode, Professor of English Charles Hatfield presents ‘Mythology in Newsprint: Jack Kirby on Heroes, Demigods, and Comic Book Fandom.’ Charles Hatfield discusses Kirby’s development as a comic book artist and storyteller. Through this exploration, we see and how Kirby’s die hard work ethic helped shape many of the more »

March 28, 2019: Jose Francisco Robles | The Republic of Letters

On this episode of UNLV Speaks: Assistant Professor of Spanish Jose Francisco Robles presents, “A New World for the Republic of Letters… The Enlightenment in Eighteenth-century Mexico.” This talk discusses the figures of enlightenment era Mexico, exploring their impact and environment in the changing context of the new world.