Events

Monday, January 22, 2018

Auditions: "Spring Awakening"

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

FTT spring 2018 auditions

Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre presents

Spring Awakening
book & lyrics by Steven Sater, music by Duncan Sheik
based on the play by Frank Wedekind
directed by Matt Hawkins

A musical explosion of adolescent angst and repressed sexuality

Cast of 13: 6 male-identified characters; 7 female-identified characters…

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Talk: "Sex, Morality, and the Constitution: A Conversation on the Founding, Family, and Freedom Today"

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Location: Room 1030 - Jenkins and Nanovic Halls

Jan 25 West Tsesis

Tom West, Paul Ermine Potter and Dawn Tibbetts Potter Endowed Professorship in Politics, Professor of Politics, Hillsdale College

Alexander Tsesis, Raymond & Mary Simon Chair in Constitutional Law and Professor of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law

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Research Seminar: “Giovanni Pico della Mirandola’s Afterlife: the Two Picos and Later Transformations of Renaissance Humanism”

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Location: Special Collections

The Italian Research Seminar

Denis Robichaud (Notre Dame) - "Giovanni Pico della Mirandola’s Afterlife: the Two Picos and Later Transformations of Renaissance Humanism” 

The talk will be followed by a discussion and a reception. Co-sponsored by Italian Studies at Notre Dame and the William and Katherine Devers Program in Dante Studies.

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Lecture: "Eastward Enterprises: Colonial Ireland, Colonial India"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

 

Janeohlmeyer

Jane Ohlmeyer, MRIA, Erasmus Smith's Professor of Modern History at Trinity College Dublin and Director of the Trinity Long Room Hub Arts and Humanities Research Institute, will deliver the first lecture of the Spring 2018 semester.

A passionate teacher and an internationally established scholar of early modern Irish history, one focus of Professor Ohlmeyer's current scholarship is Ireland and India. 

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29th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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SCREENINGS
Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27 at 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 28 at 7 pm*
*Audience Choice Award will be presented after the 7 p.m screening on Sunday, January 28

Running Time: Approximately 120 min. (Some films contain mature content.)

TICKETS: Tickets for the Notre Dame Student Film Festival are $7 for the general public; $6 for faculty, staff, and seniors (65+); and $4 for students. Tickets may be purchased online

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29th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

SCREENINGS
Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27 at 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 28 at 7 pm*
*Audience Choice Award will be presented after the 7 p.m screening on Sunday, January 28

Running Time: Approximately 120 min. (Some films contain mature content.)

TICKETS: Tickets for the Notre Dame Student Film Festival are $7 for the general public; $6 for faculty, staff, and seniors (65+); and $4 for students. Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 574-631-2800, or in person at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center ticket office (M-F, noon  – 6 p.m.).

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Saturday, January 27, 2018

29th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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SCREENINGS
Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27 at 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 28 at 7 pm*
*Audience Choice Award will be presented after the 7 p.m screening on Sunday, January 28

Running Time: Approximately 120 min. (Some films contain mature content.)

TICKETS: Tickets for the Notre Dame Student Film Festival are $7 for the general public; $6 for faculty, staff, and seniors (65+); and $4 for students. Tickets may be purchased online

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29th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Ndsff2018 Web2

SCREENINGS
Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27 at 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 28 at 7 pm*
*Audience Choice Award will be presented after the 7 p.m screening on Sunday, January 28

Running Time: Approximately 120 min. (Some films contain mature content.)

TICKETS: Tickets for the Notre Dame Student Film Festival are $7 for the general public; $6 for faculty, staff, and seniors (65+); and $4 for students. Tickets may be purchased online

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Sunday, January 28, 2018

Videoconference: "Torture and Forgiveness at Guantánamo Bay": A Conversation with Mohamedou Ould Slahi

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Join us for a videoconference with Mohamedou Ould Slahi, author of Guantánamo Diary, on the occasion of the publication of a new edition of his memoir.

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29th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Ndsff2018 Web2

SCREENINGS
Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27 at 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 28 at 7 pm*
*Audience Choice Award will be presented after the 7 p.m screening on Sunday, January 28

Running Time: Approximately 120 min. (Some films contain mature content.)

TICKETS: Tickets for the Notre Dame Student Film Festival are $7 for the general public; $6 for faculty, staff, and seniors (65+); and $4 for students. Tickets may be purchased online

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Teleconference: "Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 13-18"

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Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 13-18, teleconference

"Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova" is a collaborative research project involving researchers from University College London, the University of Bristol, the University of Cambridge, the University of Leeds, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Oxford, the University of Reading, and the University of Warwick. This event will be hosted at the University of Oxford, and the discussion will take place mostly in English. Notre Dame will participate via teleconference. Breakfast provided.

The full schedule of events may be found here.

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Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS: "Deregulating Desire: Flight Attendant Activism, Family Politics, and Workplace Justice"

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Location: Geddes Hall, Coffee House

Ryan Murphy, assistant professor of History, Earlham College, and author of Deregulating Desire (Temple University Press, 2016), winner of the Organization of  American Historians’ David Montgomery Award for the best book on a topic in American labor and working-class history, 2017. Cosponsored by the Gender Studies Program.…

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Friday, February 9, 2018

Kevin Barry: A Reading

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Award-winning writer Kevin Barry is the author of the novels Beatlebone and City Of Bohane as well as the story collections Dark Lies The Island and There Are Little Kingdoms.

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Sunday, February 11, 2018

Performance: Michael Unger, organ

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Location: Reyes Organ and Choral Hall - DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Michael Unger is an award-winning performer who appears as a soloist and chamber musician in North America, Europe, and Asia. He is the assistant professor of organ and harpsichord at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and currently serves as organist of Cincinnati’s historic Plum Street Temple. Curated in collaboration with Professor of Organ Craig Cramer. 

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Reading by Tania Sarfraz, 2017 Sparks Prize Fellow

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Tania Sarfraz digs the exhaustion of the short form. Work has appeared in Occulum, Queen Mob’s Teahouse, Cosmonauts Avenue.

Originally published at english.nd.edu.…

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Reading by Tom Miller & NoNieqa Ramos

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

A thrilling debut from ER doctor turned novelist Tom Miller, The Philosopher’s Flight is an epic historical fantasy set in a World-War-I-era America where magic and science have blended into a single extraordinary art. “Like his characters, Tom Miller casts a spell.” (Matthew Pearl, author of The Dante Club

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Saturday, February 24, 2018

Performance: Seraphic Fire

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall - DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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The Guardian refers to Selva Morale et Spirituale as Monteverdi’s “most significant anthology of liturgical works.” Hear Seraphic Fire in its element in this exhibition of the Italian Baroque style. Seraphic Fire, founded by Notre Dame alumnus Patrick Dupré Quigley, artistic director, assembles the country’s top ensemble singers and instrumentalists to perform repertoire ranging from Gregorian chant to newly commissioned works.…

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Reading by Robert Gibb (2017 Sandeen Prize Winner)

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Location: Hammes Campus Bookstore

Robert Gibb was born in the steel town of Homestead, Pennsylvania. He is the author of eleven books of poetry, including The Origins of Evening, which was a National Poetry Series winner. Among his other awards are two National Endowment for the Arts Grants, seven Pennsylvania Council on the Arts grants, a Best American Poetry and a Pushcart Prize, the Camden Poetry Award, The Wildwood Poetry Prize, and Prairie Schooner

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

Italian Research Seminar: MA Presentations

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Location: Special Collections, Hesburgh Library

The Italian Research Seminar: MA Presentations

Genevieve Lyons (Notre Dame) - “Alessandro Blasetti’s Cinema and the Fantastic: A Closer Look at the Unmarried Woman”

Katie Sparrow (Notre Dame) - “Representations of Self: Dante’s Use of First Person in the Vita Nova

All are welcome for a brief discussion and a reception following the talks.

 

Co-sponsored by Italian Studies at Notre Dame and the William and Katherine Devers Program in Dante Studies.

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Lecture: "Money Immaterial: The Cashless Past, A Cashless Future, and The Public Good"

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium

Lewes Pound

Bill Maurer, dean of social sciences and professor of anthropology and law, University of California, Irvine.

Professor Maurer is a cultural anthropologist and sociolegal scholar. His work explores the technological infrastructures and social relations of exchange and payment, from cowries to credit cards and cryptocurrencies. As an anthropologist, he is interested in the broad range of technologies people have used throughout history and across cultures to figure value and conduct transactions.…

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