EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 20 – Mar 10 all-day (SCENE) Metrospace
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,[...]
Jan 20 – Mar 23 all-day MSU Union Art Gallery
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,[...]
Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm B342 Wells Hall
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a research talk by Dr. Felix Kronenberg, Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures, Director of the Language Learning Center, Rhodes College, Memphis Tennessee. Research Talk[...]
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm MSU International Center, rm 115
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[...]
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm B135 CeLTA Space
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a “CeLTA Vision Talk” from Dr. Felix Kronenberg, Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures, Director of the Language Learning Center, Rhodes College, Memphis Tennessee. After the[...]
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm B125 Wells Hall
Presenters: Drs. Paula Winke and Emily Heidrich In this workshop, we will review current theoretical issues in language placement testing that affect all placement testing programs at Michigan State University and beyond. The most import[...]
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm B122 Wells Hall
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[...]
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 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. 
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Broad Art Museum, Educational Wing
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[...]
Jan 27 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Kresge Art Center
Saturday, January 27th Saturday, February 3rd Kresge Art Center, 600 Auditorium Road, East Lansing, MI Department of Art, Art History, and Design, Michigan State University Students intending to major in Apparel and Textiles, Graphic Design,[...]
Jan 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm B342 Wells Hall
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a research talk by Dr. Alejandro Cuza-Blanco, Professor of Spanish and Linguistics, Director of Linguistics, and Director of the Heritage Language Program in the Department[...]
Jan 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm B135 CeLTA Space
Join CAL, CeLTA Staff, and the CeLTA Director Search Committee for a research talk by Dr. Alejandro Cuza-Blanco, Professor of Spanish and Linguistics, Director of Linguistics, and Director of the Heritage Language Program in the[...]
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm B125 Wells Hall
Presenters: Jeff Maloney and Dan Isbell MSU offers Qualtrics as a service for faculty and graduate students. With this software you can create surveys for a wide range of purposes, especially research. We will discuss[...]
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ted Underwood visit
Feb 3 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Kresge Art Center
Saturday, January 27th Saturday, February 3rd Kresge Art Center, 600 Auditorium Road, East Lansing, MI Department of Art, Art History, and Design, Michigan State University Students intending to major in Apparel and Textiles, Graphic Design,[...]
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michigan Writers Series: Divya Victor, 7-8pm Library Green Room
Feb 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm B125 Wells Hall
Presenter: Dr. Shannon Spasova In this session, participants will learn how to create a speaking assignment or assessment using H5P. H5P allows the combination of several activity types to create prompts that include audio, image,[...]
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 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
Beyond Hashtags: Implementing Black Lives Matter as Pedagogy. Regina Bradley, Assistant Professor, Kennesaw State University. February 8th, 3:30-5:00pm, Wells Hall B243
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm B122 Wells Hall
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[...]
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 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 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Digital Scholarship Lab in the Main Library
Presenter: Kristen Mapes In this workshop, we will discuss where you already have an online presence, where you may want to develop a digital identity, and how to do it. We will think through what[...]
Feb 15 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 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.[...]
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm B122 Wells Hall
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[...]
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Matt Wilkins, “Textual Geographies: Place, Computation, and Literature at Scale.”
Feb 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm B135 Wells Hall
Presenters: Drs. Lynn Wolff and Matthew Handelman In this workshop, we will present a major component of our newly revised third-year German language and culture course that was piloted during the fall 2017 semester: Our work[...]
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm B122 Wells Hall
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[...]
Feb 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Dublin Square
Join us for Happy Hour at Dublin Square!
Feb 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dublin Square
Join us for a chance to get to meet and greet visiting prospective graduate students!
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Robin Theatre
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[...]