Visiting Speakers

Carolyn Halpin-Healy

Executive Director
Arts & Minds

Carolyn Halpin-Healy is an educator and arts administrator whose work is dedicated to improving quality of life through engagement with the visual arts.

Mary S.  Hartman

Founder and Senior Scholar – Institute for Women’s Leadership
Rutgers University

Mary S. Hartman is the founder and senior scholar of the Institute for Women’s Leadership.

David Harvey

Distinguished Professor
City University of New York

David Harvey is a Distinguished Professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY), Director of The Center for Place, Culture and Politics, and author of numerous books. 

Janice Ho

Assistant Professor of English
University of Colorado at Boulder

Janice Ho is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She received her B.A. (First Class Honors) from the University of Queensland in Australia (2001) and her M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from Cornell University (2005, 2008).

Isabel Hofmeyr

Professor of African Literature
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Isabel Hofmeyr is Professor of African Literature at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg and Visiting Distinguished Global Professor in the English Department, NYU. Her most recent book is Gandhi’s Printing Press: Experiments in Slow Reading (2013). Along with Antoinette Burton she has edited, Ten Books that Shaped the British Empire: Creating an Imperial Commons, forthcoming in December 2014.

Terrence Holt

Assistant Professor of Social Medicine and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine
University of North Carolina, School of Medicine

Terrence Holt works at the intersections between medicine and literature generally, with a particular emphasis on medical autobiography and what’s been described lately as narrative medicine.

Nick Hornby


Nick Hornby is the award-winning author of several bestselling novels, including High Fidelity, and About a Boy.

Karen Hunt

Professor of Modern British History
Keele University

Karen Hunt was appointed Professor of Modern British History at Keele University in 2006.