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Artist Lecture: Sophia Brueckner

Sophia Brueckner, futurist artist, designer, and engineer gives an artist lecture. As an assistant professor at the University of Michigan, her ongoing objective is to combine her background in design and engineering with the perspective of an artist to create technologies that inspire a more positive future.

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Date & Time
October 11, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture

Chinese Calligraphy Workshop

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Chinese Muslim calligraphy in the Sinic (Chinese) Arabic script by Haji Noor Deen

Join us for a calligraphy workshop with Haji Noor Deen, a master Chinese-Arabic calligrapher specializing in fusion styles. He blends Chinese and Arabic calligraphic traditions into a new calligraphic style all his own, both Eastern and Western. This is an interactive workshop, as attendees will be able to practice alongside Haji Noor in real time.

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Date & Time
September 27, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Workshop

City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965

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Kelly Lytle Hernández delivers a lecture on her newly released book, City of Inmates: Conquest, Rebellion, and the Rise of Human Caging in Los Angeles, 1771–1965. Hernández's work unmasks how histories of native elimination, immigrant exclusion, and black disappearance drove the rise of incarceration in Los Angeles.

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Date & Time
October 12, 2017 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy

Heather Ann Thompson (U-M Professor of Afroamerican and African Studies, and History) reads from her Pulitzer Prize-winning book Blood in the Water, followed by a conversation with Angela Dillard (U-M Professor of Afroamerican and African Studies) and then audience Q & A and book sale & signing.

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Date & Time
September 25, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Hiroshima, Fukushima, and Beyond: Borders and Transgressions in Nuclear Imagination

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Hiroshi Yoshioka, Professor at the Kokoro Research Center in the Graduate School of Art and Letters at Kyoto University, focuses on several different images and narratives related to nuclear power, radiation, explosion, and nuclear disasters in the context of postwar Japan.

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Date & Time
September 22, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Teaching Fair Use

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Fair use is a powerful tool in the hands of librarians, teachers, and students. As anyone who has attempted to explain copyright law knows, fair use is also surrounded by misconceptions.

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Date & Time
November 16, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Office Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Copyright for Online Exhibits and Digital Collections

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When is it fair use to provide online access to digitized materials? How does the legal analysis differ between online exhibits and digital collections? When is it appropriate to apply a Creative Commons license to digitized materials, and which should you choose?

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Date & Time
November 15, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery Lab (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Office Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

Copyright Trivia Night

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Please join us for Copyright Trivia Night. No copyright knowledge is necessary to win – one person might recognize a song from a copyright case, another might recognize it from the radio. Dinner will be provided, and there will be prizes for the top two teams.

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Date & Time
October 17, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Copyright Office Workshops
Event Type
Workshop

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