THE CENTER for JEWISH STUDIES presents a lecture by Steven M. Cohen. His talk is titled "Reflections on the Most Important Study of American Jewry in the 1st Century: 'Portrait of Jewish Americans' by the Pew Center for Religion and American Life." The lecture will be held on Monday, June 16th at 7:30pm at Temple Israel. Click here for full event details.
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PLEASE JOIN US for a talk by Professor Lisa Park on Thursday, May 8th from 11 am - noon in the Scott Hall Commons. The title of the talk is: The Borders Within: Public Charge and the Racial Politics of Immigrant Health Care.
THE IAS HERITAGE COLLABORATIVE and MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY present a talk by Tiya Miles, She will be delivering a talk titled "One of the Longest Unwritten Chapter: the Interrelated Histories of African and Native America." The talk will take place on Friday, May 23rd at 6:30pm at the Historic Fort Snelling Visitor Center. Click here for full event details.
ASIAN AMERICAN STUDIES is celebrating its 10 year anniversary. The event will feature a full array of Asian American artists and will take place on Saturday, May 10th from 8:00 - 10:00pm at Intermedia Arts in Minneapolis. Click AAS celebration.pdf for full event information.
THE ANTHROPOLOGY DEPARTMENT presents a talk by John Campe. He will be presenting his dissertation research entitled "Multicultural Community building in the Whittier Neighborhood of Minneapolis." The talk will take place on Monday, May 5th at 11:00am in 15 Humphrey. Click John Champe Defense Flier.pdf for the full event details
BARNARD COLLEGE is hiring a Visiting Assistant Professor, American Studies to begin Fall 2014. Click here to find out more information on the position and to apply.
THE GRADUATE WORKSHOP in MODERN HISTORY presents a talk by Andrea Truitt. She will be presenting her paper "Seeing the Interior: Feminine Subjectivity and the Exoticization of the Self through Magazine Illustrations." Professor Elaine Tyler May will offer faculty comment. The presentation will take place on Friday, April 25th at 1:30pm in 1229 Heller Hall.
IAS TEACHING HERITAGE COLLABORATIVE & MHS present a panel discussion titled "Interpreting Painful Histories: Historic Fort Snelling and Beyond." The panel will feature Richard Josey, john Crippen, and Amy Tyson (who received her PhD from our department). The panel will take place Monday, April 28th at 3:30pm in 125 Nolte Center. Click fort snelling panel.docx for the full event details.
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).
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.