Events

09/2016 Events

A Party for Your Mind: Shapiro Library Open House

Join us in the Shapiro Library for a Party for Your Mind! There will be: * free pizza * mini golf * giveaways * movies on the big screens * an arts and crafts corner * palm reading * board games * Stormtrooper appearance * Compulsive Lyres - A Cappella group Sunday, September 4th, from 4-6pm. Hope to see you there! 

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Date
09/04/2016
Time
04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library
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Event Type
Open House

Exhibit Reception: Removed

Join us for a reception celebrating the exhibit Removed, where musical improvisation is captured as choreographic experience, then encoded into digital animation and 3D-printed sculptural forms.

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Date
09/13/2016
Time
04:30 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Duderstadt Center Gallery
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Event Type
Exhibit Opening

I Could Have Mapped All Night: Musicals from Broadway to Bollywood

We'll have maps on display from the location and time period during which popular musicals were set. Examples: The King and I will be represented by maps of Thailand (Siam) made in 1862; The Music Man -- Iowa, 1912; Les Miserables -- Paris, 1815-1832. We'll also have maps of the theater districts of New York City and the West End.

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Date
09/15/2016
Time
04:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Clark Library, 2nd Floor
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Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Open House

Introduction to Copyright

This one-hour workshop is designed for those with no previous exposure to copyright. All are welcome, but please register. U-M faculty, staff, & students can sign up via TeachTech; others can send a request to Ana Enriquez at anaenriq@umich.edu.

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Date
09/20/2016
Time
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery Lab
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Series
Copyright Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Identification Wars: How Research Can Put Today's Documentation Controversies in Context

Cassius Adair, PhD Candidate in the English Language and Literature program, uses three slices of archival text to explore how and why the relationship between government identification and U.S. citizens has changed over the last century.

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Date
09/26/2016
Time
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture

Detroit: Early America's Frontier Seaport

Catherine Cangany, Associate Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame, explores the history of Detroit as both a frontier town and seaport city in the 18th century. Cangany authored Frontier Seaport: Detroit's Transformation into an Atlantic Entrepot, which relies on archival materials from the collections of the Clements Library. The book will be available for purchase.

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Date
09/27/2016
Time
04:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Clements Library Lecture Series
Event Type
Lecture

Exhibit Reception: Bureaucratics

Join us for a reception celebrating the exhibit Bureaucratics: photos from Dutch photographer Jan Banning that document offices in different bureaucracies around the world.

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Date
09/27/2016
Time
05:00 PM to 06:30 PM
Location
Duderstadt Center Gallery
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Event Type
Exhibit Opening

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