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Film: Southside with You

Southside with You dvd cover image

This film (1hr, 24min) chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon on Chicago's South Side when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, goes on his first date with the future First Lady, Michelle Obama.

Event Information

Date & Time
February 13, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
MESA Black History Month Screenings
Event Type
Film

Film: Loving

DVD cover from the movie Loving

The movie Loving (2h, 3min) tells the story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

Event Information

Date & Time
February 7, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
MESA Black History Month Screenings
Event Type
Film

At the Cutting Edge: Michigan in 1817

Brian Dunnigan, Curator of Maps, will describe what Michigan was like when the U-M first opened its doors to scholars. Using images of original maps, art, architecture, and letters from the amazing collection of the Clements Library, he will transport you back to the Michigan of 200 years ago.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 4, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Clements Library, Founders Day Lecture
Event Type
Lecture

Author's Forum Presents "The Flood Year 1927: A Cultural History"

book cover from The Flood Year

U-M Professor of English Susan Parrish reads from her new book, The Flood Year 1927: A Cultural History, followed by discussion with U-M Professor of History Perrin Selcer, and then audience Q & A.

Event Information

Date & Time
February 1, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Author's Forum
Event Type
Panel Discussion

Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women

A panel of U-M faculty members discuss the recent book, Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women (University of North Carolina Press, 2015), edited by Mia E. Bay, Farah J. Griffin, Martha S. Jones, and Barbara D. Savage.

Event Information

Date & Time
January 18, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Panel Discussion

But Not the Loud Offensive Type

photo of Karla Goldman

Karla Goldman, Sol Drachler professor of Social Work and professor of Judaic Studies at U-M, speaks about Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at the University of Michigan during the Era of Jewish Admissions Quotas, 1925-1939. Kosher reception to follow. About the talk:

Event Information

Date & Time
February 2, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Lecture

Sanctuary Teach In: Talking About "Sanctuary" Cities & Campuses

This teach-in will discuss multiple perspectives and strategies regarding the sanctuary movement for undocumented people--students, workers, families, and communities. Representatives from multiple organizations will be speaking on ongoing and diverse work on sanctuary campuses, cities, and places of worship.

Event Information

Date & Time
January 11, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Event Type
Panel Discussion

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