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Archiving the Digital Ephemeral: Social Movements, Community Groups, Artists, and Web-based Content

Howard Besser, Director of Moving Image Archiving & Preservation at New York University and Professor Emeritus of Information Studies at UCLA, discusses issues and challenges around archiving ephemeral content such as flyers, leaflets, artist drafts, schedules, and photographs, which lie at the heart of how scholars have studied social move

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Date & Time
April 6, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research Series
Event Type
Lecture

Library Job Fair for Students

The library offers flexible work schedules in multiple locations and has a variety of work-study and non-work-study positions available for Spring/Summer and Fall 2015. Gain valuable experience and skills working in a friendly, multicultural environment. Stop by to find out more!

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Date & Time
April 10, 2015 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Open House

Without Cassini – Colbert and the Administrative Cartography of the French Provinces, 1661-1683

Jean Boutier, Directeur d’Etudes at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (Marseille) and visiting scholar in the U-M Department of History, discusses new research on a little known project to map France, initiated by Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619-1683), the powerful minister to Louis XIV.

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Date & Time
April 16, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Clark Library Instruction Space (2nd floor Hatcher)
Event Type
Lecture

Mahmoud Darwish: The Poet’s Art and His Nation

Book cover of Mahmoud Darwish

Join us for a conversation with author and U-M Associate Professor Khaled Mattawa and U-M Professor Anton Shammas about Mattawa's recent book, Mahmoud Darwish: The Poet's Art and His Nation.

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Date & Time
March 25, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
The Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

To Light a Candle

The U-M Baha’i Club invites you to a screening of "To Light a Candle," a documentary by the Iranian-Canadian filmmaker Maziar Bahari that tells a compelling story about the triumph of the human spirit and its quest for the light of knowledge in the face of relentless onslaught by those who seek to extinguish it.

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Date & Time
February 25, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Film

Research with Material Objects

A cross-disciplinary panel discusses trends, issues, and challenges of doing research with material culture and material objects. Panelists also address the role of technology in facilitating their research process. Participants include:

Katie Lennard, PhD Candidate, Department of American Culture

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Date & Time
February 23, 2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Stories of Impact: Faculty and Students Speak

Journaling above Plaza de Armas; Peru, Summer 2013; photo by Sachi Gianchandani

Hear from faculty and students featured in the exhibit Learning in Real Life: Stories of Impact Through Engagement.  Cliff Lampe and Michelle Jackson talk about his project Citizen Interaction Design, which she participated in as a student; Tati Calixto and a few of her stude

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Date & Time
February 25, 2015 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Learning in "Real Life" Event Series
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Disruption

Join us for a screening of the film Disruption, which takes an unflinching look at the devastating consequences of our inaction in regard to climate change. Catering by Jerusalem Garden.

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Date & Time
February 18, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Film

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