The Dallas Institute holds programs that delve into the humanities and our culture in different ways.
Martin Luther King, Jr., Symposium - examines Rev. King's achievement and legacy
Festival of Ideas - the exploration of ideas that prove important for Dallas
The Cowan Center for Education - a group of programs focused on the educator
Longing for Beauty - 30th Anniversary Conference
These weekly, informal meetings usually cover a classic work or a period of history. Here are the classes for Spring 2013:
The groups are some of the Institute's most popular options. Join us for a book or movie discussion, or just genuine conversation.
The Institute has special events including book signings, lecture series, and symposia. Here are the events for Spring 2013:
The Eighth Annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Symposium
2013—the Year of the Teacher
Lewis Lapham on History, Politics, and Culture
Silk Fish Opium: a Novel
Dallas Institute Open House
What Makes a Resilient City?
Uptown & Undermain: Interactive Strindberg