Ideas on Tap

Setting the Bar for Engaging Conversations

Ideas on Tap

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Some of the most memorable and important conversations—deep conversations about literature, history, and culture—often happen with friends, over a meal or a drink.

Our Ideas on Tap series is designed to convene these sorts of informal, informative, and provocative conversations, and to strengthen them with a scholar’s content expertise.

Upcoming events

Tue 30

A Thinking Person’s Guide to Watching Wildlife Films

May 30
7:00 pm
ArtsRiot, Burlington
UVM anthropologist Luis Vivanco will unpack how nature and culture are portrayed in wildlife films over time, using the history of cinematic penguins as a key example. Part of the Ideas on Tap conversation series, held in partnership with the University of Vermont Humanities Center. Read More »

UVM Humanities Center logoWe are pleased to partner with the University of Vermont’s Humanities Center for these events, which are held at the ArtsRiot restaurant, bar and performing space in Burlington.