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Mar
17
Sat
2018 Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum
Mar 17 @ 12:00 pm – May 13 @ 7:00 pm
2018 Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition @ Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

2018 Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition

Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum

March 17-May 13, 2018

Exhibition Reception April 8, 6-8PM

The 2018 Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial Exhibition showcases the recent work of twenty studio art & design faculty members. Recognized nationally and internationally, Michigan State University studio art & design faculty member’s creative research is regularly exhibited in venues all over the world. Collectively they have received recognition and support from Fulbright, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Pollack-Krasner Foundation. Representing a broad-range of media and contemporary art and design approaches, the exhibition highlights the faculty’s dedication to actively pursuing creative research.

The 2018 MSU Department of Art, Art History, and Design Faculty Triennial exhibition is organized by the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU and guest curated by Christopher Atkins, Curator of Exhibitions & Public Programs at the Minnesota Museum of American Art. Support for this exhibition is provided by the John and Susan Berding Family Endowment.

Apr
12
Thu
Picturing Others: A Seminar on Indigenous Photography, Preservation, and Epistemic Disobedience @ Wells Hall Room B-243
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Picturing Others: A Seminar on Indigenous Photography, Preservation, and Epistemic Disobedience

When: April 12 @ 9:00 AM-3:00 PM April 13 @ 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM. 

Where: Michigan State University, B-243 Wells Hall, 619 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48824.

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Contact: Safoi Babana-Hampton (babanaha@msu.edu) and Rocío Quispe-Agnoli (quispeag@msu.edu)

Phone: (517) 355-4765

Description:  What do Indigenous photograpghers of Latin America have in common with American Indian and African photographers? Seminar presenters will discuss their academic projects on photography, language and literary studies and reflect about the representation of “others” from both sides of the lens.

Sponsors: RCS, College of Arts & Letters, CIEG (Creating Inclusive Excellence Grant).

The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference @ International Center, Room 303
Apr 12 @ 10:30 am – 9:30 pm
The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference @ International Center, Room 303 | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference

International Center, Room 303:
10:30-10:45am – Welcome
10:45-11:45am – Kristian Petersen, “Muslim Movie Stars: The Celebrity Politics of Islam in Public”
12:00-1:00pm – Amir Hussain, “Keeping It Real: Muslims Creating Muslim Cinema and Television”
3:00-4:00pm – Sharofat Arabova, “Poetics of Tajik Cinema”
4:15-5:15pm – Imed Ben Labidi, “Filming Conflicts: Arab/Muslim Films’ Fragmentation and Post-Nationalist Narratives”

Kellogg Center, Auditorium:
7:30-9:30pm – Keynote: Walter Armbrust on the History of Egyptian Cinema

German Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
German Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall

Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.

Chinese Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Chinese Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall

Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.

Swahili Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Swahili Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall

Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.

Chinese Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Chinese Conversation Hour @ B135 Wells Hall

Come to the CeLTA space to practice your language skills and meet new people. This is an informal, low-pressure atmosphere where you can speak in the target language, ask questions, and learn more about culture.

Getting Your First Book Published @ MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Rm
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm
Getting Your First Book Published @ MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Rm | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Join Gabe Dotto, Director of MSU Press as he shares advice and experience about publishing.

Proseminar: Archives
Apr 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Proseminar/Boyadjian on archives, 3pm

2018 Taiwan Film Festival @ B115 Wells Hall
Apr 12 @ 4:30 pm
2018 Taiwan Film Festival @ B115 Wells Hall | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Showing “Missing Johnny” (2017) and “The Great Buddha” (2017).