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October, 2014 Events

Symposium: Thirty Years of "Thinking Sex"

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Six scholars address how Professor Gayle Rubin's 1984 essay, “Thinking Sex: Notes for a Radical Theory of the Politics of Sexuality," has been generative in LGBTQ and sexuality studies, including its impact across disciplines and adaptations to new topics and concerns in the pres

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Date & Time
October 2, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Symposium

The French Poster and World War I

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French World War I poster, courtesy of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ségolène Le Men, former curator at the Musée d'Orsay and a professor at Paris X-Nanterre, examines French propaganda posters from World War I, an important but overlooked corpus of images.

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Date & Time
October 2, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

How Can Parents **Really** Talk with Their Children About Divorce?

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Clinical psychologist and psychoanalyst Joshua Ehrlich explores why parents and children tend to drift apart in the aftermath of divorce and offers concrete suggestions for how parents can initiate meaningful conversations with their children so they can stay connected as they navigate the many challenges of divorce.

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Date & Time
October 7, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

The Collections of CMU's Clarke Historical Library

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Frank Boles

Former Bentley Historical Library archivist Frank Boles lectures on the special collections held at the Clarke Historical Library as well as his experience during the Clarke's 1999 expansion and renovation project. Boles is currently the director of Central Michigan University's Clarke Historical Library. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is requested via email or 734-647-0864.

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Date & Time
October 14, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Gallery, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Clements Library 2014 Lecture Series
Event Type
Lecture

Journal Editors' Tea

In celebration of Open Access Week, four scholars from a variety of academic disciplines will share their experiences managing successful, sustainable open access scholarly publications.

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Date & Time
October 20, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Clark Library, Clark Library Instruction Space
Series
Open Access Week
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Attribution: Why It Matters to You

The American Library Association University of Michigan Student Chapter, the University of Michigan Library, and Open.Michigan invite you to an interactive workshop and discussion about the importance of attribution in celebration of Open Access Week 2014.

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Date & Time
October 20, 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location
North Quad, Space 2435
Series
Open Access Week
Event Type
Discussion

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