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A Chronology of Changes: The Evolution of Malcolm X 3:30 pm
A Chronology of Changes: The Evolution of Malcolm X @ MSU International Center, Room 303
Feb 4 @ 3:30 pm
A Chronology of Changes: The Evolution of Malcolm X @ MSU International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
A Special Presentation by Zaheer Ali of the Brooklyn Historical Society and New York University. Cosponsored by MSU African American and African Studies, Muslim Studies Program, Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives, Department of Religious[...]
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Student Forum on Antisemistism 6:30 pm
Student Forum on Antisemistism @ MSU Hillel Jewish Student Center
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Student Forum on Antisemistism @ MSU Hillel Jewish Student Center | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Forum for students to share and/or hear from fellow students about experiences of antisemitism at MSU. Hillel Staff and Serling faculty will be at the forum. A kosher dinner from Woody’s Oasis will be provided.
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MSU Film Collective: REAL GENIUS 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: REAL GENIUS @ B122 Wells Hall
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: REAL GENIUS @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
2/7 Real Genius (Martha Coolidge, 1985) Presented by Julian Chambliss While classic is perhaps too strong a description, Real Genius (1985) offers a snapshot of1980s filmmaking about cold war anxiety that we should not ignore. While more serious films[...]
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By Way of Revolution, Helina Metaferia Solo Exhibition 6:00 pm
By Way of Revolution, Helina Metaferia Solo Exhibition @ (SCENE) Metrospace
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm
By Way of Revolution, Helina Metaferia Solo Exhibition @ (SCENE) Metrospace | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
BY WAY OF REVOLUTION Solo exhibition featuring the work of Helina Metaferia, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. February 8 – March 29, 2019 Reception Friday, February 8 6–8pm   Please join (SCENE) Metrospace and the[...]
Johns Hopkins Professor to Talk History, Blackness and the Digital 12:00 pm
Johns Hopkins Professor to Talk History, Blackness and the Digital @ MSU International Center, Room 303
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Johns Hopkins Professor to Talk History, Blackness and the Digital @ MSU International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Michigan State University’s College of Arts & Letters will host Jessica Marie Johnson, assistant professor of history at Johns Hopkins University, for a talk “Dark Codex: History, Blackness and the Digital.” Johnson is a historian of Atlantic[...]
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The Brother Yares: From the Mid-Atlantic to the Middle East, a One of a Kind Pairing of Jewish Troubadours 7:00 pm
The Brother Yares: From the Mid-Atlantic to the Middle East, a One of a Kind Pairing of Jewish Troubadours @ Kellogg Center Auditorium
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Brother Yares: From the Mid-Atlantic to the Middle East, a One of a Kind Pairing of Jewish Troubadours @ Kellogg Center Auditorium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Join the Brothers Yares (Gavri-Tov and Ami) for a music-filled journey stretching from their pastoral upbringing in the sprawling New Jersey suburbs to the hills of Jerusalem, the shores of Jafa and back again. Their[...]
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The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam 6:30 pm
The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam @ MSU International Center, Room 303
Feb 13 @ 6:30 pm
The Promise of Patriarchy: Women and the Nation of Islam @ MSU International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
A Special Presentation by Professor Ula Yvette Taylor, H. Michael and Jeanne Williams Chair of African American Studies & African Diaspora Studies, University of California-Berkeley. Cosponsored by African American and African Studies, Muslim Studies Program,[...]
Book Discussion: Dinner at the Center of the Earth 7:00 pm
Book Discussion: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ Wells Hall B-342
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Book Discussion: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ Wells Hall B-342 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to join a discussion of Nathan Englander’s new book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth in anticipation of his lecture on this book on February 25th.
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MSU Film Collective: AN EDUCATION 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: AN EDUCATION @ B122 Wells Hall
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: AN EDUCATION @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
2/14 An Education (Lone Scherfig, 2009) Presented by Ellen McCallum Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is a teen with a bright future; she’s smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David (Peter[...]
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English Graduate Recruitment Days 5:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Red Cedar Spirits
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Red Cedar Spirits | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
Helina Metaferia Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Lecture 7:00 pm
Helina Metaferia Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Lecture @ MSU Broad Art Museum
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Helina Metaferia Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies Lecture @ MSU Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
HELINA METAFERIA / FEBRUARY 20 / MSU BROAD / 7PM Helina Metaferia is an AAHD Artist in Residence: Critical Race Studies. Metaferia is an interdisciplinary artist working in performance, video, installation, and collage. Her research[...]
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English Graduate Recruitment Days 12:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Chittenden Hall, Room 110
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Chittenden Hall, Room 110 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
English Graduate Recruitment Days 3:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Chittenden Hall, Room 110
Feb 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Chittenden Hall, Room 110 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
MSU Film Collective: THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS @ B122 Wells Hall
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: THE GIRL WITH ALL THE GIFTS @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
2/21 The Girl with All the Gifts (Colm McCarthy, 2014) Presented by Jessica and Michael Stokes The near future humanity has been all but destroyed by a mutated fungal disease that eradicates free will and turns its[...]
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English Graduate Recruitment Days 12:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ United States
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
“Not Everyone is Prepared to Remake Themselves”: What Name Changing Means in the 21st Century 2:00 pm
“Not Everyone is Prepared to Remake Themselves”: What Name Changing Means in the 21st Century @ 256 Old Horticulture
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
"Not Everyone is Prepared to Remake Themselves": What Name Changing Means in the 21st Century @ 256 Old Horticulture | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
In New York City in the 20th Century, Jews officially changed their names at a much higher rate than other groups. Antisemitism and Jewish desires for upward mobility combined to help propel this phenomenon. But[...]
Broad Underground || Sixty Six || by Lewis Klahr 3:00 pm
Broad Underground || Sixty Six || by Lewis Klahr @ B122 Wells
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Broad Underground || Sixty Six || by Lewis Klahr @ B122 Wells | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Sixty Six Lewis Klahr (2015) 3:00pm || Friday, February 22, 2019 || B122 Wells Hall || Michigan State University 619 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48823 Listed as one of the 10 Best Films[...]
English Graduate Recruitment Days 3:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Broad Art Museum
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
English Graduate Recruitment Days @ Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
Book Discussion: A Rosenberg By Any Other Name 3:30 pm
Book Discussion: A Rosenberg By Any Other Name @ 256 Old Horticulture
Feb 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Book Discussion: A Rosenberg By Any Other Name @ 256 Old Horticulture | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Faculty, students, and the community are welcome to discuss with Dr. Kirsten Fermaglich (Associate Professor, History and Jewish Studies) her recently published book, A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: a History of Jewish Name Changing[...]
Comics Forum Keynote Creator Lecture SETH 7:00 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Creator Lecture SETH @ MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Room
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Creator Lecture SETH @ MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
SETH / FEB 22 / MSU LIBRARY GREEN ROOM / 7PM                                                                                                                                 Seth is the award-winning cartoonist behind the comic book series Palookavile. He is also the designer for several classic comics reprint series, notably the[...]
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Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED 12:00 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED @ MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Comics Forum Keynote Scholar Lecture DR QIANA WHITTED @ MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
DR QIANA WHITTED / FEBRUARY 23 / MSU LIBRARY BEAL ROOM / 12PM                                                                                Dr. Qiana Whitted teaches at USC, her research focuses on African-American literary studies and American comic books. Her most recently published[...]
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An Evening With Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth 7:00 pm
An Evening With Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ MSU Library Green Room
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
An Evening With Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth @ MSU Library Green Room | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
Nathan Englander (Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, New York University) will discuss his recently published book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth. He is also the author of the novel The Ministry of Special Cases and the[...]
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MSU Film Collective: BLACKBOARDS 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: BLACKBOARDS @ B122 Wells Hall
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Film Collective: BLACKBOARDS @ B122 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States
2/28 Blackboards (Samira Makhmalbaf, 2000) Presented by Kaveh Askari Itinerant Kurdish teachers Said (Said Mohamadi) and Reeboir (Bahman Ghobadi) find many uses for the blackboards they tote, some of which actually pertain to education. Others include doubling[...]