Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Time: 4 PM
Czech Fulbright Scholars
Lucie Jarkovská, a Fulbright Scholar at University of Massachusetts in Boston in 2016/17, has earned PhD in sociology at Faculty of Social Studies at Masaryk University in Brno, where she now teaches gender studies. Her main research areas are gender and education, gender socialization and sex education. Her current research explores how is sex education framed and used in political processes in Central and Eastern European countries.
Filip Krtička is a PhD candidate at the Department of Anglophone Literatures and Cultures, Faculty of Philosophy and Arts, Charles University in Prague. He currently holds a Fulbright Scholarship to pursue his research at Boston University. His dissertation project focuses on the work of William Faulkner from the perspective of contemporary cognitive science and philosophy of mind.