Calendar of Events

Fall 2010 (ARCHIVED)

Friday, September 10, 2010
2009-10 Fellows Presentations
Presentations by Bruce Charlesworth (Film), Jennifer Johung (Art History), Nan Kim (History), and Deborah Wilk (Art History, UW-Whitewater)
2:30 pm Curtin Hall 118

C21 Open House
Learn more about C21 programs and research opportunities in 2010-11.
4:00 pm Curtin 939
Friday, September 24, 2010
Richard Grusin (Center director)
The Future of 21st Century Studies
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin Hall 175
Organized by UWM faculty Arijit Sen (Architecture) and Lisa Silverman (History), with Swati Chattopadhyay (UC-Santa Barbara), Karen E. Till (Virginia Tech), Charlotte Fonrobert (Stanford), Jennifer Cousineau (Parks Canada), James Rojas (Latino Urban Forum), and Joseph Sciorra (John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, Queens College)

9:00 am - 5:00 pm Curtin 175
Co-sponsored by UWM Buildings|Landscapes|Cultures Initiative, Center for Jewish Studies, Cultures & Communities Program, Peck School of the Arts, Departments of Anthropology and Geography, and the Urban Studies Program
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Jussi Parikka (English, Communication, Film and Media, Anglia Ruskin University; Director, Cultures and Digital Economy Research Institute [CoDE])
Media Archaeology as Zombie Media Research
a lecture
2:00 pm Curtin Hall 368
Co-sponsored by UWM Department of English

Friday, November 5, 2010
Arun Saldanha (Geography, University of Minnesota)
A Tear in the Fabric of Time: the Immediate Impact of Jan Huygen van Linschoten's Itinerario
a lecture
3:00 pm Curtin Hall 175
Co-sponsored by the UWM Department of Geography
Thursday, November 11, 2010
Paula Massood (Film Studies, Brooklyn College)
Harlem and Visual Culture
Second Annual New American Studies Lecture
2:00 pm Library Conference Center    Note building and room change!
Golda Meir Library, 4th Floor
2311 E Hartford Ave

Co-sponsored by UWM Center for International Education (CIE), College of Letters & Science, Cultures and Communities Program, and Department of Film
Friday, December 10, 2010
Arthur Kleinman, M.D. (Anthropology, Harvard; Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical Center; Harvard University Asia Center)
Deep China: A Reprise
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin Hall 175    Note room change!
co-sponsored by the Medical College of Wisconsin
All events are free and open to the public
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