EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 20 – Mar 10 all-day
12:00 am
IN THE ABSENCE OF SIGHT A Solo Exhibition featuring the work of Alejandro T. Acierto, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies January 19 – March 10, 2018 RECEPTION January 19, 6-8PM, REMARKS 7PM Join us Friday,[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
12:00 am
WATER Puerto Rico……Flint a Human Right Exhibition Reception A solo exhibition featuring Karen Hampton, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. JANUARY 19 – MARCH 23, 2018 RECEPTION JANUARY 19, 5-7PM, REMARKS AT 6:15PM Join us Friday,[...]
MSU Union Art Gallery
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
7:30 pm
Prior to James Naremore’s talk on March 28, there will be a screening of his 1990 film To Sleep With Anger. Vagabond Harry (Danny Glover) pays an unexpected visit to his old chum Gideon (Paul Butler), who accepts[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
A film screening and discussion with Film Producer John Morrissey, who in addition to producing American History X is currently producing the documentary A Murder in Mansfield directed by legendary documentarian Barbara Kopple. Free and[...]
B117 Wells 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
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
4:30 pm
Showing “Missing Johnny” (2017) and “The Great Buddha” (2017).
B115 Wells Hall
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
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
12:00 am
DRAWN TO PRINT A national juried exhibition of drawning and printmaking and everything inbetween. July 27 – August 31, 2018 Reception July 27, 6-8PM This exhibition is the result of a national call and features[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
12:00 am
THEN NOW Featuring Dianne Wolter’s paintings and sculptures. August 3- October 5, 2018 Reception September 8, 3-5PM   ARTIST STATEMENT Painting provides me a process driven opportunity to experiment, discover, manipulate, play, and sometimes even[...]
MSU Union Art Gallery
5:00 pm
A Place at the Table is in many ways an MSU project because it features interviews with MSU graduate students, faculty, and staff who attended the 2017 Women’s March. The 17-minute film attempts to unpack[...]
East Arbor Architecture + Gallery
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
Please stop into (SCENE) Metrospace to see our latest exhibition traveling to us from Bloomington, Indiana where it was recently on view at I Fell Gallery. COMMAND + N was co-curated by Anna Buckner and[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
JESSE REED / SEPTEMBER 25 / 109 S KEDZIE / 6PM Jesse Reed is a graphic designer living and working in New York City. He co-founded the independent publishing imprint, Standards Manual, in 2014 and[...]
109 South Kedzie Hall
7:00 pm
Please join guest speaker Dalia Mogahed, Director of Reserach a the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU) and a former advisor to President Barack Obama, as she leads a discussion on the topic of[...]
MSU International Center, Room 115