Register today!

Please expect a confirmation email when you sign up and a reminder confirmation email the week of October 16, which will confirm all your in-person session locations.

Please note that if a Humanities Day session is sold out, you can join a waitlist and will be notified if a spot becomes available.

If you need to switch the sessions that you signed up for, for in-person attendance, you can refer to your registration confirmation email. It includes a link to modify your registration.

We are offering these sessions virtually:

Session 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (CDT): From Robots to iBots: The Iconology of Artificial Intelligence presented by W. J. T. Mitchell  
Keynote Address from 11:00 a.m. to noon (CDT): The Gimmick as Aesthetic Category and Capitalist Form presented by Sianne Ngai  
Session 2 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. (CDT): The Afterlives of Joan of Arc presented by Daisy Delogu  
Session 3 from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. (CDT): Queering the Classics: When Poetry Looks Back presented by Sarah Nooter

If you would like to cancel your registration, please refer to the confirmation email you received via Zoom, which includes a link to cancel your registration. If you want to add more virtual presentations, you can go to and sign up.

Please contact by Friday, October 20, at noon CDT if you have any issues with registering for in-person, virtual presentations, or tours.

Thank you for your interest in Humanities Day 2023.