September, 2013 Events

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September, 2013 Events

Poetics of Identity: A Reading by Hiromi Itō and Mutsuo Takahashi

Mutsuo Takahashi (left) and Hiromi Itō

This event brings together two of Japan’s most influential poets for an afternoon of bilingual readings and discussion about the relationship between language and identity.  Hiromi Itō and Mutsuo Takahashi will read from their works and discuss them in Japanese, with translation provided by Jeffrey Angles.

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Date & Time
September 11, 2013 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Gallery, Hatcher Graduate Library
Event Type
Discussion

Imaging the Dream Exhibit Opening

The opening of the Imaging the Dream exhibit begins with a talk by Georgetown University Professor Michael Eric Dyson in Chesebrough Auditorium, followed by a ribbon-cutting and reception in the Atrium of the Duderstadt Center.

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Date & Time
September 12, 2013 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Chesebrough Auditorium, Chrysler Center, North Campus
Event Type
Exhibit Opening

University Musical Society, Season Launch

Join us in Bert's Study Lounge to kick off the University Musical Society (UMS) season and celebrate the latest donation by Bert Askwith.

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Date & Time
September 13, 2013 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Bert's Study Lounge, First Floor
Event Type
Reception

Shun-kin: The Literature of Junichiro Tanizaki and an International Performing Arts Collaboration

Complicite: Shun-kin; photo by Stephanie Berger

In conjunction with Complicite and Setagaya Public Theatre's production of Shun-kin, this panel discussion contextualizes the theatrical production, probing into Junichiro Tanizaki's aesthetics and director Simon McBurney's ingenious interpretation.

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Date & Time
September 19, 2013 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location
Gallery, Hatcher Graduate Library
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Third Thursday in the Clark Library: Collection Highlights

Map of Ukraine
Map of Ukraine

Welcome back! Please join us in the Clark Library for our first monthly open house in the new school year. Our exhibits include Ukraine: Land of Many Borders; Describing Space: Materials from a creative trip in Kyoto; and a Fall Art Show. We'll also have highlights from our map collections on display.

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Date & Time
September 19, 2013 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Clark Library, 2nd Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

Overview of the Bioinformatics and DNA Sequencing Cores

Next-generation sequencing; AJ Kann, Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ajc1/5249179350

Dr. James Cavalcoli, Director of the Bioinformatics Core and Assistant Professor in the Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, and Dr.

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Date & Time
September 23, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Gallery, Hatcher Graduate Library
Event Type
Lecture

American Foodways: The Jewish Contribution, 1660-2013

Part of the cover of the More than Matzo Balls cookbook by the 2010 National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis Section. Courtesy of the University of Michigan Library.

Join us for the exhibit opening of American Foodways: The Jewish ContributionJan Longone, Adjunct Curator in the U-M Special Collections Library, will explore the multifaceted contributions of Jewish Americans, beginning with the first ko

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Date & Time
September 24, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery
Location Information
Event Type
Lecture

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