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Technology Adoption in the Community: Switching from Keypads to Touchscreens for People with Visual Impairments in India

Joyojeet Pal, U-M School of Information, discusses the challenges that touchscreens present to users with visual impairments in India. He describes interface management issues for smartphones and situates them within the socio-cultural issues around disability and accessibility in contemporary urban India.

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Date & Time
November 28, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture

Quantifying Kissinger: Data Visualization and Historical Interpretation in Digital History

Micki Kaufman (doctoral candidate in US History, CUNY Graduate Center) offers an inside look at the digital tools and methods employed in her dissertation, "'Everything on Paper Will Be Used Against Me:' Quantifying Kissinger.”

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Date & Time
December 15, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture

Mother Figured: Marian Apparitions and the Making of a Filipino Universal

Deirdre de la Cruz, U-M assistant professor of Southeast Asian studies and history, reads from her latest book, followed by a conversation with Christi-Ann Castro, U-M associate professor of musicology, and a Q & A.

Event Information

Date & Time
November 30, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Author's Forum Presents: Movie Freak

American film critic Owen Gleiberman reads from his latest book, followed by a conversation with U-M Professor Daniel Herwitz and a Q & A.

Event Information

Date & Time
December 7, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

If I Can K-Pop Dance, I’ll Be a Part of Your Beauty Revolution

In this one hour talk, kate-hers RHEE will discuss the evolution of her politically engaged work as an artist and her dogged pursuit of cultivating creativity and playful improvisation in her artistic practice.

Event Information

Date & Time
November 17, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Nam Center Colloquium Series
Event Type
Lecture

Campus Sustainability Town Hall 2016

Join us for a town hall to review initiatives, projects and programs that are supportive of the university’s sustainability goals. Free and open to all U-M students, faculty and staff, but please register.

Event Information

Date & Time
November 17, 2016 - 11:30am to 2:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Open House

International Horror Film Fest

Join us for our fourth annual Horror Film Fest! View any or all of these films. Plus snacks!

11:00 a.m. — Chronos (Spanish, 1993)
12:45 p.m. — Finders Keepers (North Carolina, 2015)
2:30 p.m. — Cat in the Brain (Italy, 1990)
4:15 p.m. — The Tale of Two Sisters (Korea, 2003)

 

Event Information

Date & Time
October 31, 2016 - 11:00am to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Film

Dealing with History As Raw Material for Art

Join us for a talk by Francesc Torres, a prominent visual artist, curator and essayist who was born in Barcelona and lived and worked in Paris, Chicago and New York before returning to Catalunya.

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Date & Time
October 27, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Talk

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