Events

10/2017 Events

Film: Including Samuel

"Including Samuel," an 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. The film honestly portrays his family’s hopes and struggles as well as the experiences of four other individuals with disabilities and their families.

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Date
10/26/2017
Time
12:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Investing in Ability
Event Type
Film

Welcome Back to the Library

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Welcome to the University of Michigan Library! Alumni can sign up to receive the Library's magazine to get a free U-M Library scarf. Record your personal U-M story on the StoryCorps App for archiving in the Library of Congress. Get an inside look at some of our collections and view demos as part of the U-M Third Century Expo, 4-7 p.m.    

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Date
10/27/2017
Time
10:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library First Floor
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Event Type
Open House

Share Your Story with StoryCorps

Prepare, record, and share a conversation between you and another person. We'll help you review materials from StoryCorps and prepare for the conversation, and we'll have digital recording devices ready to record the interview. Recording a conversation is a great way to learn more about someone in your life. What are the questions you want to ask and the memories you want to preserve? StoryCorps has a list of great questions to get you started.

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Date
10/27/2017
Time
10:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Design Lab, First Floor
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Event Type
Workshop

Author Julia Turshen Discusses Her Book “Feed the Resistance”

Favorite cookbook author Julia Turshen talks about her book Feed the Resistance, a practical and inspiring handbook for political activism—with recipes. With stimulating lists, extensive resources, and essays from activists in the worlds of food, politics, and social causes, Feed the Resistance is a must-have handbook for anyone hoping to make a difference. Followed by a book sale and book signing.

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Date
10/27/2017
Time
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Location
Ann Arbor District Library - Downtown Multi-Purpose Room
Event Type
Discussion

International Studies Horror Film Fest

Join us for the Annual International Studies Horror Film Fest!  Drop in for one or all of the movies; it's free and snacks are provided. 11:00 am — Shutter (2004, Thailand) 12:45 pm — Nosferatu (1922, Germany) 2:30 pm — Diabolique (1955, France) 4:45 pm — Phone (2002, Korea)

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Date
10/31/2017
Time
11:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Location
Shapiro Undergraduate Library Room 2160 (Screening Room)
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Event Type
Film

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