American Council of Learned Societies Annual Meeting - WTP speaker

Date: May 11, 2013 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, Baltimore Md

The 2013 ACLS Annual Meeting will be held May 9-11 at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel. The meeting will include a report from President Pauline Yu, an address by NEH Chairman Jim Leach, and presentations by recent ACLS fellows. A plenary panel will discuss with the audience what the growth of massive open online courses (MOOCs) could mean for the humanities and for learned societies. The annual Charles Homer Haskins Prize Lecture will be delivered by Robert Alter, Class of 1937 Professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at the University of California at Berkeley.