December, 2013 Events

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December, 2013 Events

Author's Forum Presents: Anselm Kiefer

Cover artwork from Anselm Kiefer by Matthew Biro
Cover art from Anselm Kiefer by Matthew Biro

Matthew Biro, U-M professor of Modern and Contemporary Art and chair of the Department of the History of Art, reads from his book Anselm Kiefer, followed by discussion with Silke Weineck, U-M associate professor of German studies. Books sales are courtesy of Nicola's Books.

Event Information

Date & Time
December 4, 2013 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Gallery, Hatcher Graduate Library
Series
The Author's Forum
Event Type
Discussion

BeagleBone Workshop - Free Pizza!

photo of a BeagleBone computer board

This last Electronic Lunch workshop of the term will be led by Jason Kridner, the designer of the BeagleBone—a credit card sized Linux computer with internet capabilities, hardware connectivity, and hardware expansion options.

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Date & Time
December 6, 2013 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location
Digital Media Commons, Design Lab 1, Duderstadt Center, North Campus
Location Information
Series
Electronic Lunch
Event Type
Workshop

Used Book Sale 2013

brightly colored design books on bookshelves
Book image courtesy of See-ming Lee

The University Library is selling several thousand gently used books, including duplicate or superseded titles and other books not needed for the collection. Other miscellaneous items may also be available, such as CDs, DVDs, and maps.

There's something for everyone at low, low prices.

Event Information

Date & Time
December 9, 2013 - 10:00am to 10:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Open House

On the Future of the Economics Blogosphere

Miles Kimball, professor in the Department of Economics, speaks on the future of the economics blogosphere.

Event Information

Date & Time
December 16, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Emergent Research Series
Event Type
Lecture

Library Exhibits