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Including Samuel (Film)

DVD image from "Including Samuel"

This award-winning documentary by Dan Habib was filmed and produced over the course of four years. According to Habib, the film "chronicles the Habib family’s efforts to include Samuel in every facet of their lives.

Event Information

Date & Time
October 21, 2015 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Investing in Ability
Event Type
Film

The Impact of Language on Stigma and Stereotyping

Anne Curzan, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and professor of English language and literature, linguistics, and education; and Robin Queen, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and professor of Germanic languages and literatures, linguistics, and English language and literature, talk about "The Impact of Language on Stigma and Stereotyping."

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Date & Time
October 14, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Investing in Ability
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Comics, Graphic Medicine, and Creating Stigma Awareness

A panel will touch on and react to the portrayal of stigma, stereotypes, and bullying through the lens of Graphic Medicine (comics and graphic novels on health and healthcare topics), the classic comics (such as Marvel and DC Comics), as well as manga and independent comics. Panelists include:

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Date & Time
October 16, 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Investing in Ability
Event Type
Panel Discussion

This is Not About Surrealism

Hugo Ball, Zürich 1916

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Dada and Surrealism, Michael Lowy and Penelope Rosemont, whose works have defined the Surrealist movement of the second half of the 20th century and into the 21st, talk about surrealist women and Walter Benjamin.

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Date & Time
October 15, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Banned Books Week Pop-Up Library & Read In

Join us for our annual Banned Books Week event on the Diag! In effort to bring awareness to issues of censorship, we're hosting a pop-up library of children's and young adult books that have been banned or challenged in libraries and schools in the United States.

Event Information

Date & Time
October 1, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Front Steps (on the Diag)
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Event Type
Open House

The Japanese Way of Tea (cha no yu)

Students in the course "Geisha: Arts, History and Politics" have sponsored this demonstration of the Way of Tea by Japanese Tea Masters.

Centuries ago, a simple practice of serving & being served a cup of tea was elevated to the Way of Tea (sadō) – a lifelong pursuit of disciplined esthetic, skills, knowledge of the arts, and hospitality centering around the communal sharing of tea.

Event Information

Date & Time
September 28, 2015 - 1:15pm to 2:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Discussion

Where the Light Gets In: Writing From the Margin

Leah Hager Cohen, author of five novels and five works of non-fiction, talks about sharing stories. Sharing stories – narrating our own and listening to others’ – is intrinsic to our humanity. Stories hold great power, yet the art of storytelling (and story-receiving) requires humility, vulnerability, recognition of our limits.

Event Information

Date & Time
September 28, 2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Lecture

Author's Forum Presents: Vox Popular, The Surprising Life of Language in the Media

The creative decisions behind voices in our favorite movies and TV shows—such as what accent or dialect to use—offer rich data for sociolinguistic study. Robin Queen, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Linguistics, English Languages and Literatures, and Germanic Languages and Literatures, and Anne Curzan, Arthur F.

Event Information

Date & Time
December 2, 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

Author's Forum Presents: From Bombay to Bollywood

In From Bombay to Bollywood: The Making of a Global Media Industry, Aswin Punathambekar analyzes the transformation of the national film industry in Bombay into a transnational and multi-media cultural enterprise, which has come to be known as Bollywood.

Event Information

Date & Time
November 11, 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
The Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

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