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Detroit's LGBT Heritage

photo of Jerry Morris as Lady Jai
Jerry "Jai" Moore as "Lady Jai" at the Golden Slipper gay bar in Detroit on Halloween, 1955

In honor of LGBT History Month, join this conversation about gay life and activism in 1950s Detroit.

Event Information

Date & Time
October 23, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Film Forward: If You Build It

Film still from If You Build It
Film still from If You Build It

Join us for a screening of If You Build It followed by a discussion.

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Date & Time
September 30, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location
Gallery, Room 100
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Series
Film Forward
Event Type
Film

Film Forward: Circles

Join us for a screening of Circles followed by discussion.

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Date & Time
September 30, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location
Gallery, Room 100
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Series
Film Forward
Event Type
Film

Film Forward: The World Before Her

Film still from The World Before Her
Film still from The World Before Her

Join us for a screening of The World Before Her followed by a discussion moderated by visiting scholar Mary E. John, Senior Fellow and Professor at the Centre for Women’s Development Studies, New Delhi. 

Event Information

Date & Time
September 30, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Gallery, Room 100
Location Information
Series
Film Forward
Event Type
Film

Film Forward: Dancing in Jaffa

Film still from Dancing in Jaffa
Film still from Dancing in Jaffa

Join us for a screening of Dancing in Jaffa followed by a Skype discussion with director Hilla Medalia.

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Date & Time
October 29, 2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Gallery, Room 100
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Series
Film Forward
Event Type
Film

Film Forward Marathon

Still image from the film, Circles

Join us for a Film Forward marathon! Drop in for any one or all of the films below.

Event Information

Date & Time
September 30, 2014 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Film Forward Series
Event Type
Film

Games for Research and Education

Join our panel of speakers as they dive into the various ways researchers, educators, and librarians are using video games to not only entertain but transform the user's experience into something more meaningful.

Event Information

Date & Time
September 22, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research Series
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Robert Hass & Brenda Hillman in Conversation with One Pause Poetry's Sarah Messer

Robert Hass and Brenda Hillman

Poets Robert Hass and Brenda Hillman are both active in the Ecopoetry movement which searches for ways to use language to better appreciate/understand the interconnectedness of human, animal, mind, matter and nature. Language not as an object but as a motion.

Event Information

Date & Time
September 26, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
The Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

The French Poster and World War I

Poster of a winged green woman holding an olive branch
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.

Event Information

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

Banned Books Week: Conversation About Comics & Censorship

A Child's Life and Other Stories by Phoebe Gloeckner

Jim Ottaviani, librarian and author of non-fiction graphic novels, most recently Primates, interviews noted comics creator and Associate Professor Phoebe Gloeckner about her work in comics and the role of comics in personal artistic expression and in society

Event Information

Date & Time
September 23, 2014 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Gallery, 100
Series
Banned Books Week
Event Type
Panel Discussion

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