THE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY presents two talks by Takashi Fujitani. The first is titled "Cold War Clint: How Asia Made a Hollywood Icon, and How He Imagined Asia" and will take place on Monday, March 10th at 3:00pm in 125 Nolte Library. The second is titled "Race for Empire: Critical Book Discussion" and will be held on Tuesday, March 11th at 3:00pm in 125 Nolte. Click here for full event details.
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LA RAZA STUDENT CULTURAL CENTER presents a screening of "Lost in Detention". The film is a documentary on the secretive world of immigration detention and examines Obama's immigration policies. The screening will be held on Tuesday, March 11th at 5:30pm in 211 Coffman Memorial Union. Click LostInDetentionScreening.pdf for full event details.
THE INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL STUDIES presents Ambassador Joao Vale de Almeida giving a talk titled "Transitions in Europe and America and the Future of EU-US Relations. The talk will be held on Monday, March 10th from 12-1pm in 180 Humphrey School of Public Affairs. Click here for full event details.
THE GRADUATE INTERDISCIPLINARY GROUP IN SEXUALITY STUDIES are presenting the "Attachments: Queer Investments in Capital and Globalizations" conference. The conference will be held on Friday, March 7th and Saturday, March 8th in 402 Walter Library. Click here for full event details.
THE MINNEAPOLIS TEACHERS INSTITUTE presents a screening of "American Promise". The documentary follows the lives of two middle class black families as they navigate the ups and downs of parenting and education their sons. The screening will be held on Friday, March 7th from 5:30 - 8:45pm at The Blake School, Northrop Campus. Click here for full event details.
THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA LAW SCHOOL presents a legal history workshop with Nancy Buenger, UW Madison. Ms. Buenger will share her working paper "Home Rule: Equitable Justice in Progressive Chicago and the Philippines". The event will be held on Friday, March 7th from 12:15 - 1:15pm in Room 1, Mondale Hall. Click here for full event details.
THE CENTER FOR AUSTRIAN STUDIES presents "From Istanbul to Vienna: Islam and Central Europe in the early Modern Period" by Laura Lisy-Wagner. The talk will be held on Thursday, March 6th at 4:00pm in 710 Social Sciences. Click here for full event details.
THE CENTER FOR JEWISH STUDIES presents a lecture by Hanne Loland Levinson titled "'I Will Devour Them like a Lion' Says God: The Many Faces of God in the Hebrew Bible". The lecture will be held on Wednesday, March 5th at 7:30pm at Mount Zion Temple. Click here for full event details.
THE DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY, ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY present Coffee Hour with DR. Jesse Ripot. Dr. Ripot's talk is titled "Risks in the Anthropocene". The talk will be held in Blegen Hall 445 at 3:30pm on Friday, February 28th, 2014. Click here for full event details.