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Sayles Pitch: John Sayles, Author, Auteur, Independent

photo of John Sayles
From the John Sayles Archive, U-M Library

This student-researched exhibit highlights photographs, storyboards, scripts, props, and more from the archives of the American maverick filmmaker John Sayles, director of such films as Lone Star, Matewan, and Brother from Another Planet.

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Dates
April 28th through August 29th
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Exhibit

Preservation Clinic: Pass it On!

photo of 2013 participants
Leyla Lau Lamb, senior conservator at the U-M Library, examines a photo album and photos to give advice about their preservation. Photo by Jeff Gilboe.

Preservation and conservation experts from the University of Michigan Library give one-on-one consultations about caring for your treasures. Learn how to preserve items so they can be passed on to future generations.

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Date & Time
May 18, 2014 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Open House

Engraved in Wood: The Curator's View

image of an etched wood block
Block and Tools, woodcut by artist John DePol

Cathleen Baker, conservation librarian and exhibit conservator for the University of Michigan Library, speaks about her friendship with the American book illustrator John DePol and shows examples of his work currently on display in the exhibit on the 7th Floor of the Hatcher Graduate Library: Engraved in Wood: The Work of John DePol.

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Date & Time
April 28, 2014 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Talk

U-M Faculty Authors Celebration

A small sampling of faculty books

Please join us as we honor the U-M faculty authors in the humanities, arts, social sciences, and international studies who published books in 2013. Remarks by James Hilton, University Librarian and Dean of Libraries, and Evans Young, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education.

Enjoy a book display, music, and mingling over light refreshments.

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Date & Time
March 20, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Reception

Shakespeare in India Film Festival

photo of a couple kissing on stage
"Scène du baiser" photo by Clément Belleudy via Flickr, CC-BY-SA 2.0

The Bard goes to Bollywood in this International Studies film festival celebrating Shakespeare’s 450th birthday! Stop by at any time throughout the day to catch three stunning Indian adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays, followed by the story of a travelling Shakespeare company struggling with the rise of Bollywood in post-colonial India.

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Date & Time
April 23, 2014 - 10:00am to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Film

National Library Week Town Hall Discussion: The Declaration for the Right to Libraries!

"I Can Gather All the News I Need on the Weather Report," photo by Thomas Hawk via Flickr, CC-BY-NC 2.0

In celebration of National Library Week, American Library Association President Barbara Stripling engages the audience in a town hall style discussion on the state of libraries in America.

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Date & Time
April 14, 2014 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

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