Literary Events at Northwestern

Date & TimeTitleGroup
4/24/2014
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
"The 21st Century US Novel and the World: An Anatomy" - Speaker Gorden Hutner, UIUCEnglish Department
4/24/2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Democracy Rising: Citizen Power in South Africa and the WorldUniversity Library
4/24/2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Afrisem: Seminar for Africanist Graduate StudentsProgram of African Studies
4/24/2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Asian Studies Movie Nights - 200 Pounds BeautyAsian Studies
4/24/2014
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Darlene Clark Hine, "The Black Chicago Renaissance." Evanston Northwetern Humanities Lecture SeriesAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
4/24/2014
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Manfred H. Vogel Lecture in Judaic StudiesThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
4/25/2014
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Publication Workshop with Gordon Hutner, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Editor, AmerEnglish Department
4/25/2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The Program in Comparative Literary Studies & The French Interdisciplinary Group present Lacy RumseyComparative Literary Studies
4/25/2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Linguistics Colloquium Series: Dr. John HaleLinguistics Colloquium
4/28/2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
"Keeping the hyphen alive: Emile Habibi and Iraqi Jews in Israel"The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
4/28/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Evelyn Brodkin, University of Chicago l Work and the Welfare StateInstitute For Policy Research
4/28/2014
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
A Memorial Service for Joanna Lipking, Lecturer emerita in the English DepartmentEnglish Department
4/28/2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Klopsteg Lecture: Alan Mikhail (Yale)Science in Human Culture Program
4/28/2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Jason Grunebaum and Uday Prakash: A Bilingual Reading of StoriesAsian Studies
4/28/2014
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
The End of Apartheid and U.S. Segregration: Reminiscences of a Scholar-ActivistUniversity Library
4/29/2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
A Book Talk by Violet Law: Voices from Tibet, Selected Essays and ReportageAsian Studies
4/29/2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Native American Poet Mark Turcotte to Give Poetry ReadingCenter for the Writing Arts
4/30/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Legislatures and the Building of Democratic States: The Cases of Kenya and ZambiaProgram of African Studies
4/30/2014
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Agnes Lugo-Ortiz, University of ChicagoDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
4/30/2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Warnock Lecture: Kerry James Marshall (Chicago visual artist)Art History
4/30/2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cry the Beloved Country Film ViewingUniversity Library
5/1/2014
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
POLITICS/AESTHETICS : A TRANSNATIONAL TURN?Department of French and Italian
5/1/2014
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Hot Off The Press with Prof. Sarah SharmaAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
5/1/2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Afrisem: Seminar for Africanist Graduate StudentsProgram of African Studies
5/1/2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Asian Studies Movie Nights - Flowers of ShanghaiAsian Studies
5/2/2014
Critical Theory in Critical Times ConferenceComparative Literary Studies
5/2/2014
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
POLITICS/AESTHETICS : A TRANSNATIONAL TURN?Department of French and Italian
5/2/2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Victoria Wohl, University of Toronto: "Recognition and Realism in Euripides' Electra"Classics Department
5/2/2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Angelica Freitas and Hilary Kaplan Poetry and Poetics Colloquium
5/2/2014
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
"O Brother, Where Art Thou?" - Classics Undergraduate Movie NightClassics Department
5/3/2014
Critical Theory in Critical Times ConferenceComparative Literary Studies
5/4/2014
Critical Theory in Critical Times ConferenceComparative Literary Studies
5/5/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Celeste Watkins-Hayes, IPR/African American Studies/Sociology Institute For Policy Research
5/5/2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Black Americans and South Africa after Apartheid: From Pan-Africanism to Post-Racialism, 1994-2014University Library
5/5/2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Democratic Republic of Congo: Between Hope and DespairProgram of African Studies
5/5/2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Klopsteg Lecture: João Biehl (Princeton)Science in Human Culture Program
5/6/2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Confessions of an Aid Worker in AfricaBuffett Center for International and Comparative Studies
5/7/2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Perfomance Measurement Colloquium: Henry Hansmann, Yale UniversityInstitute For Policy Research
5/7/2014
5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Kaplan Artist in Residence Christopher Cozier at the Block Museum Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
5/7/2014
6:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Red Dust Film ScreeningUniversity Library
5/7/2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The 2014 Jeremiah and Helen James LectureAnthropology Department
5/8/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Electoral Politics and Reconfigured Governance: Ethiopia and the European UnionProgram of African Studies
5/8/2014
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Johannes Haubold , Durham University: "Shepherds of the people" in Homer and the Epic of Gilgamesh"Classics Department
5/8/2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Why ASEAN Matters for America: A Discussion with the ASEAN AmbassadorsAsian Studies
5/8/2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Afrisem: Seminar for Africanist Graduate StudentsProgram of African Studies
5/8/2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Asian Studies Movie Nights - TimeAsian Studies
5/9/2014
Myers Symposium: "Defining 'Foreignness' in the Early Iron Age Mediterranean"Art History
5/9/2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Asian Studies Program Presents: A Talk by Yi-Li WuAsian Studies
5/12/2014
Bodies Out of Bounds: Performance and Migration in Contemporary South AfricaProgram of African Studies
5/12/2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Mondays Series. Daniel Brumberg, Georgetown UniversityMiddle East and North African Studies
5/12/2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
The Derailing of the Arab Spring: Lessons Learned about Democracy and GovernanceProgram of African Studies
5/12/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Craig Garthwaite, Kellogg School of MangementInstitute For Policy Research
5/12/2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Klopsteg Lecture: Jeremy Greene (Johns Hopkins)Science in Human Culture Program
5/13/2014
Bodies Out of Bounds: Performance and Migration in Contemporary South AfricaProgram of African Studies
5/13/2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
7th Annual Spring Writers' Festival English Department
5/14/2014
Bodies Out of Bounds: Performance and Migration in Contemporary South AfricaProgram of African Studies
5/14/2014
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Anthologies of Empathy: Music Persuasion & the Immigrant SubjectThe Latina and Latino Studies Program
5/14/2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
7th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
5/14/2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tsoti Film ScreeningUniversity Library
5/15/2014
Bodies Out of Bounds: Performance and Migration in Contemporary South AfricaProgram of African Studies
5/15/2014
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
5/15/2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mandela's Living Legacy: The Struggle for Freedom for Young South AfricansUniversity Library
5/15/2014
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Michèle Lowrie, University of ChicagoClassics Department
5/15/2014
5:15 PM - 7:30 PM
EMC & LACS Speaker Series: Michael Schreffler (VCU, Art History)English Department
5/15/2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
7th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
5/15/2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Asian Studies Movie Nights - Toni TakitaniAsian Studies
5/16/2014
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
In Search of the Black Fantastic: A Critical Engagement on the Work and Life of Richard ItonAfrican American Studies Department
5/16/2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Launch party: Prof.Rachel Riedl's book'Authoritarian Origins of Democratic Party Systems in AfricProgram of African Studies
5/17/2014
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
In Search of the Black Fantastic: A Critical Engagement on the Work and Life of Richard ItonAfrican American Studies Department
5/19/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: David Baker, Feinberg/IPR l Interventions to Address Healthcare DisparitiesInstitute For Policy Research
5/19/2014
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
Daniel Link, Universidad Tres de Febrero, ArgentinaDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
5/21/2014
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jorge Fornet and Zaida Capote (Casa de las Americas, Cuba)Department of Spanish and Portuguese
5/21/2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Q-Center Colloquium: Rodrigo Pinto, University of ChicagoInstitute For Policy Research
5/21/2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
South Sudan in Crisis: A Roundtable DiscussionProgram of African Studies
5/21/2014
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Invictus Film ScreeningUniversity Library
5/22/2014
Myers Symposium: "Photography, Performance, and the Archive in the African Diaspora"Art History
5/22/2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Asian Studies Movie Nights - Forever EnthralledAsian Studies
5/23/2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Linguistics Colloquium Series: Dr. William LebenLinguistics Colloquium
5/23/2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Marathon Reading of Homer's IliadClassics Department
5/23/2014
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Marathon Reading of Homer's Iliad receptionClassics Department
5/23/2014
10:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Marathon Reading of Homer's Iliad (continues through sunrise)Classics Department
5/24/2014
12:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Marathon Reading of Homer's Iliad (continues through sunrise)Classics Department
5/27/2014
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Native American Poet Mark Turcotte, Talking Back/Taking Back: Re-Appropriation in Native Poetry Center for the Writing Arts
5/28/2014
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Brown in the Windy City: Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar ChicagoThe Latina and Latino Studies Program
5/28/2014
5:15 PM - 7:30 PM
EMC Speaker Series: David Simon (U of Chicago)English Department
5/29/2014
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Kaplan Artist in Residence Open Studio EventAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
5/29/2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Asian Studies Movie Nights - Helter SkelterAsian Studies
5/30/2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Yopie PrinsPoetry and Poetics Colloquium
5/30/2014
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
English Department Prize CeremonyEnglish Department
5/30/2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
JubilAsian 2014Asian/Asian American Student Affairs
6/2/2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Thomas Ogorzalek, Political Science/IPR Institute For Policy Research
6/2/2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
David Easterbrook's Retirement PartyProgram of African Studies
6/3/2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
"Lamb Roast" awards ceremonyClassics Department
6/3/2014
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
EDGS Comparative Politics Workshop: Ethnic Parties, Political Coalitions, and Electoral ViolenceEquality Development and Globalization Studies (EDGS)
6/4/2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Red Lion lecture: Daniel Magaziner, History, Yale UniversityProgram of African Studies
6/6/2014
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PAS End of the Year PicnicProgram of African Studies
6/11/2014
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
The Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Lecture in Jewish CivilizationThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
6/20/2014
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Classics Department Graduating Seniors LuncheonClassics Department
10/9/2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
LNCC Speaker Series: Pamela GilbertEnglish Department
11/3/2014
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Distinguished Public Policy Lecture: Robert M. Kaplan, NIHInstitute For Policy Research
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