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
Feb 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Introducing the Center to MSU.
TBD
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 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
2:00 pm
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321 Linton 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 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
1:00 pm
While IAH is sponsoring this reading group, all instructors (including graduate students) interested in socially engaged pedagogy are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Please contact mollelle@msu.edu for the readings, to be added to our mailing[...]
120 Linton 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
4:30 pm
Lecture by Tanja Petrovich, Institute for Culture and Memory Studies, Slovenia “Military Service in Socialist Yugoslavia:  Making Sense of (Post)Yugoslav Masculinity.” This lecture is part of GSAH’s “Rethinking State Socialism” speaker series organized by Dr.[...]
S107 South Kedzie Hall
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
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
A discussion by Nida Abdullah about a framework for capturing interdisciplinary dialogue.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room
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
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Thomas Reydon, Institute of Philosophy, Centre for Ethics and Philosophy of Science (CEPS) & Centre for Ethics and Law in the Life Sciences (CELLS), Leibniz Universität Hannover How far do evolutionary explanations reach? The[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The University Interdisciplinary Colloquium celebrates excellence in interdisciplinary research that involves humanists or artists as partners. Presentations will be delivered by accomplished interdisciplinary scholars who are engaged in work that integrates a wide variety of[...]
Lake Superior Room, MSU Union
2:30 pm
Please join us for the Commemoration of the First MSU MLK Assassination Protest March from the Kellogg Center to Beaumont Tower, led by Dr. Robert L. Green, Wednesday, April 4th at 2:30. Dr. Green led the first MLK march[...]
Spartan Statue
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Brian Burkhart, California State University, Northridge Decoloniality and Indigenous Environmental Philosophy Through the Land In this talk, I will articulate what I see as the interwoven threads of the nature and the power of[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
7:00 pm
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Indian Film Night Moderators: S. Pillai & J. Singh
Wells Hall, B117
7:00 pm
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Iranian Film Night Moderator: Kaveh Askari
Wells Hall, B117
Apr 11 @ 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 Reshma Jagsi, Department of Radiation Oncology, Director of Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan[...]
C102 East Fee Hall
7:00 pm
The Muslim Studies Program Presents: The 2018 FilmFest & Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference Egyptian Film Night Moderator: Ayman Mohamed
Wells Hall, B117
10:30 am
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[...]
International Center, Room 303
9:30 am
The 2018 Locating Muslim Cinema(s) Conference International Center, Room 303: 9:30-10:30am – Sitara Thobani, “Locating the Tawa’if Courtesan-Dancer in South Asian ‘Muslim Cinemas’” 10:45-11:45am – Fakhri Haghani, “Defa-e Moghadas (Sacred Defense) and the Making of[...]
International Center, Room 303
Apr 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
The University Interdisciplinary Colloquium celebrates excellence in interdisciplinary research that involves humanists or artists as partners. Presentations will be delivered by accomplished interdisciplinary scholars who are engaged in work that integrates a wide variety of[...]
Kresge Art Center Room 108
Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
The 8th Annual MSU Undergraduate Philosophy Conference will start with Prof. Christopher Yeomans’s keynote lecture titled “The Temporal Strata of Historical Experience” on Friday, April 13th. The conference will continue on Saturday, April 14th with[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
3:00 pm
Christopher Yeomans, Purdue University The Temporal Strata of Historical Experience In this paper, I try to reconstruct the way that concepts, time and history are connected in the thought of G.W.F. Hegel. My starting point[...]
530 South Kedzie Hall
9:00 am
One of the defining and intractable issues in contemporary literature of the Global South, African, South Asian, and Postcolonial in general, is dislocated people seeking refuge across national boundaries. This Symposium is a reflection on[...]
International Center, Rooms 302-303
Apr 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
Professor Alice Crary, New School for Social Research The Methodological is the Political Any feminism worthy of the name must direct attention to the interrelatedness of systems of oppression and must in this sense be[...]
107 South Kedzie Hall
12:00 pm
Dr. Phillips will discuss 3 ongoing research projects at the Digital Humanities and Literary Cognition Lab (DHLC), and reflect on lessons learned from interdisciplinarity.
MSU Union, Lake Superior Room