Literary Events at Northwestern

Date & TimeTitleGroup
4/1/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
(Dis)embodying Sovereignty: Divine Kings in Central African HistoriographyProgram of African Studies
4/2/2015
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
CCHS/CAAH lecture on histories of slaveryCenter for Historical Studies
4/2/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium- Maureen MillerEnglish Department
4/3/2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Race, Ethnicity and Politics Workshop - Zoltan HajnalDepartment of Political Science
4/4/2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Kaplan Scholars 24 Hour Play ProjectAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
4/6/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Leslie McCall, IPR/SociologyInstitute For Policy Research
4/7/2015
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
CCHS lecture on Writing History by Carol GluckCenter for Historical Studies
4/7/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Q-Center Colloquium: Hua-Hua Chang, University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignInstitute For Policy Research
4/9/2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Same-Sex Intimacies in an Early African Text about an Ethiopian Female Saint, Gädlä Wälättä PetrosProgram of African Studies
4/9/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2015 Leon Forrest LectureAfrican American Studies Department
4/9/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Peruvian Literature From the USA: Beyond Political ViolenceDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
4/9/2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AfriSemProgram of African Studies
4/10/2015
AfriSem Conference: Africa Misperceived: Beyond Africa as a LaboratoryProgram of African Studies
4/10/2015
CCHS "Insurgencies" conferenceCenter for Historical Studies
4/10/2015
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
American Politics Workshop - Wendy SchillerDepartment of Political Science
4/10/2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Linguistics Colloquium Series: Dr. Florian SchwarzLinguistics Colloquium
4/11/2015
AfriSem Conference: Africa Misperceived: Beyond Africa as a LaboratoryProgram of African Studies
4/13/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Louis-André Vallet, Sciences Po | The Democratization of EducationInstitute For Policy Research
4/14/2015
12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
HDSP Colloquium Series: Agnès van Zanten, SciencesPo2014-2015 HDSP Colloquium Series
4/14/2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
2014-2015 Distinguished Harris Lecture with Prof. David JoselitAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
4/14/2015
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Creative Writing Open HouseEnglish Department
4/15/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Series on Peformance Measurement Colloquium: Tomas Philipson, University of ChicagoInstitute For Policy Research
4/15/2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Maaza Mengiste, Award-winning author reads from BENEATH THE LION'S GAZECenter for the Writing Arts
4/16/2015
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Critical Theory Cluster presents, Gender and VulnerabilitiesComparative Literary Studies
4/16/2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop in Applied MicroeconomicsDepartment of Economics: Workshop in Applied Microeconomics
4/16/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium- Gabrielle SpiegelEnglish Department
4/17/2015
9:15 AM - 6:00 PM
Critical Theory Cluster presents, Gender and VulnerabilitiesComparative Literary Studies
4/20/2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Political Theory Colloquium Presents: Prof. Jack TurnerDepartment of Political Science
4/20/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Rachel Beatty Riedl, Political Science/IPRInstitute For Policy Research
4/20/2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Strategies of Engagement for Policy Reform on Women’s Political Empowerment in Sierra LeoneProgram of African Studies
4/21/2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Talk by Victoria Sancho - Lobis, Associate Curator, Chicago Art Institute, title TBD (in English)Department of Spanish and Portuguese
4/23/2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Religion, Law and Politics Speaker Series - Noah SalomonDepartment of Political Science
4/23/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Q-Center Colloquium: David Drukker, StataCorpInstitute For Policy Research
4/23/2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Film Screening - Radical Poetics: Archives, Forms, Social Movements Poetry and Poetics Colloquium
4/23/2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AfriSemProgram of African Studies
4/23/2015
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Manfred H. Vogel Lecture in Judaic Studies:“The State of American Judaism: Recent Demography"The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
4/24/2015
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Radical Poetics: Archives, Forms, Social MovementsPoetry and Poetics Colloquium
4/24/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Keynote Reading by Victor Hernández Cruz, Kreeger Wolf Visiting ProfessorPoetry and Poetics Colloquium
4/27/2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Colloquium Speaker - Burn LayerAnthropology Department
4/27/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Distinguished Public Policy Lecture: James Heckman, University of ChicagoInstitute For Policy Research
4/27/2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Whither Causality: Vicissitudes of Climate-Crisis Explanation Program of African Studies
4/27/2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
AMST: Living with Richard Pryor, a Biographer's TaleAmerican Studies Program
4/28/2015
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Simon Blattner Visiting Assistant Professor in Creative Writing Lecture by Audrey PettyEnglish Department
4/30/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium- Achim TimmermannEnglish Department
4/30/2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
John Alba Cutler, The Evanston Northwestern Humanities Lecture SeriesAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
5/4/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Matthew Notowidigdo, IPR/Economics | Hospitals as Insurers of Last ResortInstitute For Policy Research
5/4/2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Joseph Slaughter- Comparative Literary StudiesComparative Literary Studies
5/4/2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: STEVEN SHAPINScience in Human Culture Program
5/4/2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Africa's Resurgence: Domestic, Global and Diaspora TransformationsProgram of African Studies
5/5/2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Joseph Slaughter- Comparative Literary StudiesComparative Literary Studies
5/5/2015
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Maaza Mengiste, Award-winning author to give lecture: title TBACenter for the Writing Arts
5/6/2015
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Carole and Gordon Segal Visiting Professor Lecture by Sebastian KnowlesEnglish Department
5/7/2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Religion, Law and Politics Speaker Series - Jeremy MenchikDepartment of Political Science
5/7/2015
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
CCHS lecture on the early modern Atlantic by Andrew CaytonCenter for Historical Studies
5/7/2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Sociology Colloquium - Professor Bruce Western, Harvard UniversitySociology Department
5/7/2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop in Applied MicroeconomicsDepartment of Economics: Workshop in Applied Microeconomics
5/7/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Minding the Gaps: Reading Silences and Errors in Guaman Poma de Ayala's New Chronicle and Good GovernmentDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
5/7/2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AfriSemProgram of African Studies
5/8/2015
CCHS conference on "Parks and Recreation"Center for Historical Studies
5/8/2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
"Creating a Digital Scholarly Edition of Samuel Purchas’s Pilgrimage," Professor Sylvester JohnsonAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
5/8/2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2015 Barry Farrell Lecture with Jon Kirshner, Dept. of GovernmentDepartment of Political Science
5/8/2015
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
SHC Midwestern STS ConferenceScience in Human Culture Program
5/9/2015
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
SHC Midwestern STS ConferenceScience in Human Culture Program
5/11/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Bridget Goosby, University of NebraskaInstitute For Policy Research
5/11/2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Towards a new study of the so-called Tarikh al-fattasProgram of African Studies
5/11/2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
2014-2015 Hot Off The Press with Prof. Justin NeumanAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
5/12/2015
Symposium on Continuum of Sexual ViolenceProgram of African Studies
5/12/2015
8th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
5/13/2015
8th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
5/14/2015
8th Annual Spring Writers' FestivalEnglish Department
5/14/2015
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
EMC Speaker Series: Julian YatesEnglish Department
5/18/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Quincy Thomas Stewart, IPR/SociologyInstitute For Policy Research
5/19/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Workshop in EconometricsDepartment of Economics: Workshop in Econometrics
5/20/2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Lecture: Christopher WoodArt History
5/21/2015
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Political Parties Working Group & Comparative Politics Workshop with Susan StokesDepartment of Political Science
5/21/2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop in Applied Microeconomics joint with Workshop in Development and Trade EconomicsDepartment of Economics: Workshop in Applied Microeconomics
5/21/2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2015 Admiral Weber Lecture with Rosa Brooks, Georgetown University LawDepartment of Political Science
5/21/2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
AfriSemProgram of African Studies
5/27/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Series on Peformance Measurement Colloquium: Michael Frakes, IPR/LawInstitute For Policy Research
5/29/2015
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Linguistics Colloquium Series: Dr. Rebecca ScarboroughLinguistics Colloquium
6/1/2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Craig Garfield, Feinberg/IPRInstitute For Policy Research
6/1/2015
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Paths to Political Reconciliation in NigeriaProgram of African Studies
6/5/2015
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
American Politics Workshop - Dara Strolovitch Department of Political Science
6/11/2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Workshop in Applied MicroeconomicsDepartment of Economics: Workshop in Applied Microeconomics
10/27/2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Distinguished Public Policy Lecture: The Honorable Dr. Andrew Leigh, MP (Labor Party), Australian Parliament; former professor of economics, Australian National UniversityInstitute For Policy Research

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