THE ART HISTORY DEPARTMENT is offering two American Art History courses for next fall. The first, ArtH 3005 is called American Art and meets Tues/Thurs 1:00 - 2:15pm. The second, ArtH 3577 is called Photo Nation and meets Tues/Thurs 9:45 - 11:00am. You can find more information below.
SOC 3090/RELS 3070: Ahteists and Others in the US is open for registration for next fall. Click SOC 3090 RELS 3070 F14.docx for more information.
THE GWSS and HISTORY DEPARTMENTS are sponsoring multiple events by Miranda Joseph next week. The first event will be Open Office Hours for Grad Students on Thursday, April 24th from 10:30am - 12:30pm in 253 Ford. The second event will be a lecture titled "Debt to Society: Accounting for Life Under Capitalism" and will take place on Thursday, April 24th at 4:00pm in 140 Nolte. The final event will be a workshop titled "Accounting for Interdisciplinary: Contesting Value in the Academy" and will take place on Friday, April 25th from 10:00am - 12:00pm (RSVP is required).
RYAN LEE CARTWRIGHT has accepted a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of American Studies at the University of California, Davis.
UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA, ASHEVILLE has an open Assistant Professor of Literature and Language. Click here for more information and to apply.
SPRING 2014 FACULTY and INSTRUCTORS: Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, April 23rd to let us know if you WILL or WILL NOT be using your classroom during finals week. We need to notify the Office of Classroom Management of all course levels, so please be sure to include both your graduate and undergraduate level courses. If you are unsure of when your final is to be held click here.
ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES presents a talk by Adria L. Imada. Her talk is titled "Aloha America: Hula Circuits Through the U.S. Empire." The talk will be held on Tuesday, April 29th at 4:00pm in 101 Walter Library. Click here for the full event details.
THE DEPARTMENT of SOCIOCULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY presents a talk by Dr. Smadar Lavie. She will be giving a talk titled "Wrapped in the Flag of Israel: Mizrahi Single Mothers, Bureaucratic Torture, and the Divinities of State and Chance." The talk will be held on Wednesday, April 23rd at noon in 389 Hubert H. Humphrey. Click smadar lavie talk.pdf for the full event details.
THE STUDENTS for a DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY at UNIVERSITY of MINNESOTA and other co-sponsoring organizations are coordinating a protest of Condoleezza Rice's speech on campus. Dr. Rice is being brought to speak on campus by the Humphrey School of Public Affairs under the title "Keeping Faith with the Legacy of Justice." The protest will take place on Thursday, April 17th at 4:30pm at Northrop Plaza. Click here for the full event details.
INSTITUTE for ADVANCED STUDY presents a talk by Tammy Cherelle Owens. Her talk is titled "Making Black Girls Real: The Invention of Black Girlhood in the US, 1861 - 1963." The talk will be held on Thursday, May 1st at 1:30pm in 235 Nolte Center. Click Tammy Owens Talk.pdf for more information.