Calendar of Events

Fall 2012 (Archived)

Thursday, September 13, 2012
Hans-Joachim Backe (Comp Lit, Ruhr-University, Bochum)
Friday, September 14, 2012
Graduate Student Welcome Meeting
What Do Graduate Students Want (from C21)?
an open discussion
2:00 pm Curtin 939

Friday, September 21, 2012
What Should 21st Century Studies Do?
C21 Open Meeting | Welcome Reception
3:30 pm Curtin 118: Open Meeting—discuss C21 programming
5:00 pm Curtin 939: Welcome Reception

September 27–30, 2012
SLSA Conference: Nonhuman
Cosponsored event
The 26th Annual Meeting of the Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts (SLSA)
Frontier Airlines Convention Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Sunday, September 30, 2012
J Hoberman (Film Critic)
Cosponsored event
State of 21st Century Cinema: Film after Film
keynote lecture
1:00 pm Landmark Downer Theater, 2589 N Downer Ave
Cosponsored with the Milwaukee Film Festival

Friday, October 12, 2012
David Redlawsk (Political Science, Rutgers)
Friday, October 26, 2012
Jodi Dean (Political Science, Hobart and William Smith Colleges)
The Communist Horizon
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin 175
Brown bag seminar: 12 noon Curtin 939
Background reading: Jodi Dean, Chapter 6, The Communist Horizon

Friday, November 9, 2012
Jim Brown (English, UW-Madison)
Cosponsored event
Narrative, Database, and Algorithm in the Hospitable Network
a lecture
3:00 pm Curtin 108
a workshop
12 noon Curtin 108
Cosponsored with the UWM English Department

Friday, November 16, 2012
Arjun Appadurai (Media, Culture, and Communication, NYU)
Cosponsored event
A Conversation with Arjun Appadurai
a colloquium
9:30 am Regents Room, Chapman Hall
This colloquium is part of the Dean's Distinguished Lecture in the Humanities series. Please register for the colloquium by November 2 by emailing to receive a copy of the reading.

Friday, November 30, 2012
Eva Hayward (Centre for Gender Research, Uppsala University)
Sensuous Seas
a lecture
3:30 pm Curtin 175
Brown bag seminar: 12 noon Curtin 939
All events are free and open to the public
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