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
3:00 pm
Professor Lauren Bialystok, Department of Social Justice Education, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto ‘My Child, My Choice’? Parents’ Identity Claims and the Challenge of Sexuality Education Many claims for recognition and[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
4:00 pm
Ted Underwood visit
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 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This event is presented by the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences. Professor Mark Navin, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Oakland University What’s the point of Michigan’s vaccine waiver education requirement? Since 2015,[...]
C102 East Fee Hall
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 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Kelly Parker, Department of Philosophy, Grand Valley State University Philosophizing for Catastrophe: Resilience and the Limits of Sustainability Environmental philosophers have recently begun to consider “resilience”–alongside or even instead of “sustainability”–as a central normative[...]
530 South Kedzie 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
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Discussion by Kyle Whyte about Indigenous approaches to the ethics of knowledge exchange.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
 
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This event is presented by the Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences. Professor Marleen Eijkholt, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Pain but No[...]
C102 East Fee Hall
7:00 pm
(Nalan Kumarasamy, 2013) Presented by Amrutha Kanapulli Two unemployed young men meet a rather fringe character called Das. Das is essentially a courteous kidnapper. If he had any wealth, he could be called a gentleman[...]
B122 Wells Hall
6:00 pm
Featuring Dr. Ridley Dr. Ridley will reflect on the interconnections and long history of jazz music and protest. In particular, he will examine the many connections between jazz and protest during the Civil Rights movement,[...]
Club Spartan, Case Hall