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Exhibiting the Reformation

Ulrich Pinder, Speculum passionis domini (Mirror of the Lord’s Passion), Nuremberg, 1519

Join us for an opening lecture by Professor Helmut Puff to celebrate the exhibit Reforming the Word: Martin Luther in Context, which recognizes the 500th anniversary since Martin Luther, a professor of theology and a monk, published his scathing critique of indulgences and

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Date & Time
September 15, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Reforming the Word: Martin Luther in Context

Ulrich Pinder, Speculum passionis domini (Mirror of the Lord’s Passion), Nuremberg, 1519

Highlighting manuscripts and early printed books from the Special Collections Library, the exhibit commemorates the 500th anniversary of a pivotal transformation in world history.

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Dates
September 5th through November 15th
Next Opening
October 19th from 8:30am to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Audubon Room
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Event Type
Exhibit

A Taste of the Nation: Regional Cuisines in the New Deal Era

Taste of the Nation bookcover with an image of a fork

During the Depression, the Federal Writers' Project (FWP) dispatched writers to sample the fare at group eating events like church dinners, political barbecues, and clambakes. Its America Eats project sought nothing less than to sample, and report upon, the tremendous range of foods eaten across the United States.

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Date & Time
September 20, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Lecture

Forever Unfinished: Making and Remaking a Public University

Forever Unfinished graphic with student photos

The University of Michigan was founded in 1817 as a public institution, a concept for which there were few models. What makes a university public? What should it look like? Whom should it serve? Who should have access to its resources, and where should those resources come from?

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Dates
September 5th through October 27th
Next Opening
8:00am to 11:45pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Exhibit

Introduction to Mapping in the Enlightenment

Mary Pedley, Clements Library adjunct map curator, discusses the current Clements Library exhibit, Mapping in the Enlightenment. After the lecture, plan to walk to the Clements Library and view the exhibit.

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Date & Time
August 29, 2017 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Series
Clements Library lecture
Event Type
Lecture

Chinese Dance: National Movements in a Revolutionary Age, 1945-1965

chinese dance exhibit poster

This exhibit introduces modern Chinese dance history through issues of ethnicity, nation, gender, and class. Learn the stories of individual dancers and choreographers, and explore relationships among dance, popular media, and global exchange during a time when China and the United States had little direct cultural contact.

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Dates
March 1st through May 15th
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Event Type
Exhibit

Copyright Keynote: The "Happy Birthday" Dispute

Mark Rifkin, the head of the legal team in the class action suit challenging Warner/Chappell's enforcement of copyright to the song "Happy Birthday to You," speaks with Susan M. Kornfield, an intellectual property attorney who teaches at the U-M School of Law.

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Date & Time
July 14, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
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Event Type
Discussion

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