EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
You are invited to meet a publisher and a literary agent on Monday, January 22. Navah Wolfe is a Hugo and Locus Award-nominated editor at Saga Press. She is also the coeditor of Robots vs Fairies and The Starlit Wood: New Fairy[...]
MSU International Center, rm 115
7:00 pm
Presented by John Valadez Michigan native Michael Moore’s début film Roger and Me not only broke new ground in its presentation of the documentary essay, but was also a commercial and critical success.  Released in 1989 the[...]
B122 Wells Hall
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Ellen McCallum will workshop “Animate Lands: Antonioni’s Queer Narrativity” and “A Moving Which Is Not a Moving: Michael Snow’s ‘Wavelength’” on Friday, January 26, from 2-4pm in C640 Wells. 
7:00 pm
Oedipal Effigies & Modern Myths 7pm • Friday, January 26, 2018 Broad Art Museum, Educational Wing —Programmed by Yelena Kalinsky & Ellen McCallum Taking a cue from the Broad’s exhibition Michigan Stories: Mike Kelley and[...]
Broad Art Museum, Educational Wing
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Ted Underwood visit
12:00 am
Please join us for a week of digital scholarship events and programming, designed for users from beginner to advanced. Come see what the lab has to offer, meet potential collaborators, and enter for a chance[...]
MSU Library
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
10:00 am
Please join us for a week of digital scholarship events and programming, designed for users from beginner to advanced. Come see what the lab has to offer, meet potential collaborators, and enter for a chance[...]
MSU Main Library
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Michigan Writers Series: Divya Victor, 7-8pm Library Green Room
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
“The City Lament: Lamenting Jerusalem in the Medieval Mediterranean” Tamar Boyadjian is an assistant professor in the MSU Department of English. Her forthcoming book (2018) entitled The City Lament: Lamenting Jerusalem in the Medieval Mediterranean, examines[...]
Feb 8 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
3:30 pm
Beyond Hashtags: Implementing Black Lives Matter as Pedagogy. Regina Bradley, Assistant Professor, Kennesaw State University. February 8th, 3:30-5:00pm, Wells Hall B243
7:00 pm
2/8 Without You I’m Nothing (John Boskovich, 1990) Presented by Ellen McCallum Sandra Bernhard stars in a studio version of her off-Broadway show, blending re-enactments of the original show’s pieces with concept vignettes and ‘testimonials’ to underscore[...]
B122 Wells Hall
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
This workshop will complement the Department’s comprehensive exams workshop, focusing on both the comps proposal and the dissertation proposal. The roundtable format will feature between 4-5 faculty members and graduate students who will discuss the[...]
Feb 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
4:30 pm
This workshop aims to create a collaborative space in which we will discuss feminist, queer, and transgender approaches to literature and culture. This year, we will act as reading group, publication workshop, and pedagogy/praxis collective.[...]
7:00 pm
2/15 Waiting For Guffman (Christopher Guest, 1996) Presented by Dan Smith This mockumentary follows the irrepressible Corky St. Clair as he writes and directs a musical extravaganza for the sesquicentennial of Blaine, Missouri. When he invites a[...]
B122 Wells Hall
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Matt Wilkins, “Textual Geographies: Place, Computation, and Literature at Scale.”
7:00 pm
The Big Lebowski (Joel and Ethan Coen, 1998) Presented by Justus Nieland Jeff Bridges plays Jeff Lebowski who insists on being called “the Dude,” a laid-back, easygoing burnout who happens to have the same name as[...]
B122 Wells Hall
Feb 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
4:30 pm
Join us for Happy Hour at Dublin Square!
Dublin Square
Feb 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Join us for a chance to get to meet and greet visiting prospective graduate students!
Dublin Square
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
7:00 pm
Haiti Bride 7pm • Friday, February 23, 2018 • Robin Theatre, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing Haiti Bride is a 2014 Caribbean avant-garde film written, produced, and directed by Trinidadian filmmaker Robert Yao Ramesar. It tells the[...]
Robin Theatre
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Jean Ma (Stanford) and Sonya Posmentier (NYW)); Moving Images Workshop: Jean Ma, (E. Asian musicals)
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Reproductive Writes Wednesday February 28 from 7-8:30 pm LookOut! Gallery Snyder-Phillips Hall, Second Floor
LookOut! Gallery
7:00 pm
(Luis Buñuel, 1972) Presented by Lily Woodruff The ambassador of the Latin American republic of Miranda, M. Thevenot, his wife Simone and her sister Florence arrive for a dinner party at the house of Alice[...]
B122 Wells Hall