The University of Tulsa Lecturer in Politics and Law for 2017 is Karuna Matena, Associate Professor of Political Science, Yale University. Professor Matena's research interests include political thought, modern social theory, the theory of history and empire, South Asian politics and history. Her current work focuses on the political realism and the political thought of Mahatma Gandhi. This lecture is sponsered by the Department of Political Science, the Oklahoma Center for the Humanities, and the Social Interest Group. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Toy Kelley at 918-631-2338 or firstname.lastname@example.org.