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6:00 pm
BY WAY OF REVOLUTION Solo exhibition featuring the work of Helina Metaferia, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. February 8 – March 29, 2019 Reception Friday, February 8 6–8pm   Please join (SCENE) Metrospace and the[...]
(SCENE) Metrospace
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
12:00 pm
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
Chittenden Hall, Room 110
Feb 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
Chittenden Hall, Room 110
7:00 pm
2/21 The Girl with All the Gifts (Colm McCarthy, 2014) Presented by Jessica and Michael Stokes The near future humanity has been all but destroyed by a mutated fungal disease that eradicates free will and turns its[...]
B122 Wells Hall
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
12:00 pm
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
2:00 pm
In New York City in the 20th Century, Jews officially changed their names at a much higher rate than other groups. Antisemitism and Jewish desires for upward mobility combined to help propel this phenomenon. But[...]
256 Old Horticulture
3:00 pm
Sixty Six Lewis Klahr (2015) 3:00pm || Friday, February 22, 2019 || B122 Wells Hall || Michigan State University 619 Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48823 Listed as one of the 10 Best Films[...]
B122 Wells
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3:00 pm
The English Department will be hosting Recruitment Days for our prospective MA and PhD students between Wednesday, Feb 20th and Friday, Feb 22nd. ●Wednesday, Feb 20th, 5-7pm: Reception, Red Cedar Spirits. Dinner will be provided. Partners and[...]
Broad Art Museum
3:30 pm
Faculty, students, and the community are welcome to discuss with Dr. Kirsten Fermaglich (Associate Professor, History and Jewish Studies) her recently published book, A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: a History of Jewish Name Changing[...]
256 Old Horticulture
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
SETH / FEB 22 / MSU LIBRARY GREEN ROOM / 7PM                                                                                                                                 Seth is the award-winning cartoonist behind the comic book series Palookavile. He is also the designer for several classic comics reprint series, notably the[...]
MSU Library, 4th Floor Green Room
12:00 pm
DR QIANA WHITTED / FEBRUARY 23 / MSU LIBRARY BEAL ROOM / 12PM                                                                                Dr. Qiana Whitted teaches at USC, her research focuses on African-American literary studies and American comic books. Her most recently published[...]
MSU Library, 3rd Floor Beal Room
7:00 pm
Nathan Englander (Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, New York University) will discuss his recently published book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth. He is also the author of the novel The Ministry of Special Cases and the[...]
MSU Library Green Room
7:00 pm
2/28 Blackboards (Samira Makhmalbaf, 2000) Presented by Kaveh Askari Itinerant Kurdish teachers Said (Said Mohamadi) and Reeboir (Bahman Ghobadi) find many uses for the blackboards they tote, some of which actually pertain to education. Others include doubling[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to discuss selections of The Messianic Idea in Judaism.
Wells Hall B-342
7:00 pm
3/14 Fame (Alan Parker, 1980) Presented by Ling Hsu Young men and women audition for coveted spots at the New York High School of Performing Arts. Those who make the cut discover that it takes a lot[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
3/21 Suspiria (Dario Argento, 1977) Presented by Joshua Lam Suzy (Jessica Harper) travels to Germany to attend ballet school. When she arrives, late on a stormy night, no one lets her in, and she sees Pat (Eva[...]
B122 Wells Hall
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
7:00 pm
3/28 Young Törless (Volker Schlöndorff, 1966) Presented by Matthew Handelman At a boarding school in 1900s Austria, cruel bullies Beineberg (Bernd Tischer) and Reiting (Fred Dietz) go to great lengths to embarrass, abuse and dehumanize their pathetic[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
4/4 The First Teacher (Andrei Konchalovsky, 1965) Presented by Yelena Kalinsky Diuishen, a recently demobilized Red Army soldier, is determined to spread the international proletarian revolution to the most backwards corners of Soviet Central Asia. Altynai, an[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
4/11 Native Land (Leo Hurwitz and Paul Strand, 1942) with Workers Film and Photo League shorts Presented by McKayla Sluga After breaking with the Film and Photo League and converting Nykino into Frontier Films, Leo Hurwitz and[...]
B122 Wells Hall
9:00 am
Students will present projects from their Jewish Studies courses. Lunch with Jewish Studies alumna Sara Kirsch (’11) will be provided during the conference. Sara is currently resides in Israel working as a Digital Copywriter at[...]
Wells Hall B-243
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Faculty, students, and community members will come together to discuss Indecent by Paula Vogel.
Wells Hall B-243
7:00 pm
4/18 Clueless (Amy Heckerling, 1995) Presented by Mikki Kressbach Shallow, rich and socially successful Cher (Alicia Silverstone) is at the top of her Beverly Hills high school’s pecking scale. Seeing herself as a matchmaker, Cher first coaxes[...]
B122 Wells Hall
7:00 pm
Doris Bergen will discuss sexual violence during the Holocaust against Jews and non-Jews, against women and girls, and also boys and men. Professor Bergen is the Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor of Holocaust Studies[...]
Lincoln Room of the Kellogg Center, MSU
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7:00 pm
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel’s Indecent is a deeply moving play inspired by the true events surrounding the controversial 1923 Broadway debut of Sholem Asch’s God of Vengeance. Members of the cast and crew will[...]
RCAH Theater
7:00 pm
4/25 Student Filmmaker Showcase Presented by Pete Johnston A showcase of short student films produced during the 2018/19 school year. Come celebrate student work with us!
B122 Wells Hall
Apr 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
This concert features the very powerful Shostakovich Symphony No. 13 “Babi Yar,” and “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” by Charles Davidson. A setting of poems by the renowned Soviet writer Evgeny Yevtushenko, Shostakovich’s work significantly[...]
The Wharton Center