Calendar of Events

Fall 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014
C21 Fellows' Presentations and Open House
C21 Fellows' Presentations and Open House
Fellows' presentations
3:30 pm Curtin 118

C21 Open House
5:00 pm Curtin 939
Friday, September 26, 2014
Paul Jay (English, Loyola University Chicago)
Critical Humanism and the Literary Futures Market
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin 118

Recorded lecture (YouTube)

Brown bag lunch discussion
Friday, September 26
12 noon Curtin 939
Monday, September 29 and Monday, October 6, 2014
Film: Watchers of the Sky
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Milwaukee Film Festival (MFF): Documentary Festival Favorites

Monday, September 29
Oriental Theatre, 10:45 pm
2230 N Farwell Ave

Monday, October 6
Oriental Theatre, 4:00 pm
2230 N Farwell Ave

Purchase tickets through the MFF website or the Oriental Theatre box office
Thursday, October 2 and Friday, October 3, 2014
Anabel Quan-Haase (Information and Media Studies, Sociology, University of Western Ontario)
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Digital Environments for the Humanities: Exploring the Role of Serendipity and Discovery
a lecture
Thursday, October 2
3:45 pm 4th Floor Conference Room
UWM Golda Meir Library

What Can Information Schools Contribute to the Digital Humanities?
an interactive symposium
Friday, October 3
12:30 pm Digital Humanities Lab
UWM Golda Meir Library, 2nd Floor East
Monday, October 20, 2014
Counting DH Scholarship
A symposium on the digital humanities
with Jon McKenzie (English, UW-Madison), Cheryl Ball (English, West Virginia), and T. Mills Kelly (History, George Mason)

3:30 pm Digital Humanities Lab
UWM Golda Meir Library, 2nd Floor East

Related event: Counting DH Scholarship for Tenure
For UWM department chairs, administrators, and assistant professors
12 noon Digital Humanities Lab
UWM Golda Meir Library, 2nd Floor East
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An INOVA exhibition preview for UWM faculty and students

5:30 pm INOVA (Institute of Visual Arts)
2155 N Prospect Ave
Friday, October 24, 2014
Wendy Brown (Political Science, UC-Berkeley)
Undoing the Demos: Neoliberalism and Political Life
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin 175

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion
Friday, October 24
12 noon, Curtin 939
Reading: Wendy Brown, "We Are All Democrats Now . . ."
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Kate Bornstein (author, playwright, performance artist)
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On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us
a solo performance
7:00 pm UWM Union Ballroom
Friday, November 7, 2014
D. Fox Harrell (Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, MIT)
Phantasmal Media Poetics: Computing and Imagination for Expressing Humanistic Critical Inquiry
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin 175

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion
Friday, November 7
12 noon, Curtin 939
Friday, November 14, 2014
Eleana Kim (Anthropology, UC-Irvine)
Militarized Flyways: Migratory Birds and Transnational Choreographies of Endangerment
a lecture
3:30 pm, Curtin 175

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion
Friday, November 14
12 noon, Curtin 939
Friday, November 21, 2014
Doing Digital History
A Roundtable Discussion
with C21 fellows Joe Austin (History), Elana Levine (JAMS), and Mark Vareschi (English, UW-Madison), moderated by Ann Hanlon (Digital Humanities Lab)
12:00 noon, Digital Humanities Lab
UWM Golda Meir Library, 2nd Floor East
Friday, November 21, 2014
MLA Subconference Organizing Committee Presentation
Competing Utopias and Class Composition
a panel presentation
3:30 pm Curtin 175
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Film Screening: Double Play (Dir. Gabe Klinger, 2013)
Friday, December 5, 2014
Tom Gunning (Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago)
Title forthcoming
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin 175

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion
Friday, December 5
12 noon, Curtin 939
All C21 events are free and open to the public
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