Events

Friday, November 16, 2018

Fridays at Noon Concert

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall

Enjoy a free concert with Department of Music students.

Performing this week are Department of Music students Joanne Kim ('19), piano, Olivia Guntin ('21), soprano, and LeeAnne Williams ('21), soprano.

This concert is free and not ticketed. 

 

Originally published at music.nd.edu

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Gallery Talk with Artist Lalo Alcaraz

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

Lalo Alcaraz is a Hispanic-American cartoonist known for being the author of the comic La Cucaracha, the first nationally syndicated, politically themed Latino daily comic strip. Join Alcaraz in the galleries for a look at his work and to discuss his career as an artist. Continue the conversation over lunch in the Museum’s atrium. 

This talk is sponsored by the Department of English, the Department of Anthropology, the Institute for Latino Studies, and the Snite Museum of Art.

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Play: "The Imaginary Invalid"

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre presents

The Imaginary Invalid
by Molière
Adapted by Constance Congdon
Based on a new translation by Dan Smith ’98
Directed by Carys Kresny

Awash in medical bills, a determined hypochondriac desperately tries to marry off his daughter to a doctor in order to acquire free medical care.

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Saturday, November 17, 2018

Play: "The Imaginary Invalid"

- (part of a series)

Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Imaginary Invalid graphic (small)

Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre presents

The Imaginary Invalid
by Molière
Adapted by Constance Congdon
Based on a new translation by Dan Smith ’98
Directed by Carys Kresny

Awash in medical bills, a determined hypochondriac desperately tries to marry off his daughter to a doctor in order to acquire free medical care.

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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Play: "The Imaginary Invalid"

- (part of a series)

Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Imaginary Invalid graphic (small)

Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre presents

The Imaginary Invalid
by Molière
Adapted by Constance Congdon
Based on a new translation by Dan Smith ’98
Directed by Carys Kresny

Awash in medical bills, a determined hypochondriac desperately tries to marry off his daughter to a doctor in order to acquire free medical care.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Keynote Lecture: "Relieved by Prayer: Power, Shame and Redemption in Shakespeare's Drama" (Part of Forum 2018-19: The Catholic Artistic Heritage)

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Location: Dahnke Ballroom, Duncan Student Center

Rowan Williams, renowned theologian and former Archbishop of Canterbury, will deliver a keynote lecture as part of the 2018-19 Notre Dame Forum.

Co-sponsored by “Religion & Literature,” a Notre Dame journal housed in the Department of English, Williams will present a talk titled, “Relieved by Prayer: Power, Shame and Redemption in Shakespeare’s Drama.” A reception will follow the lecture. This event is free and open to the public.…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Panel Discussion: "Racism, Xenophobia and the Rise of the Far Right at Home and Abroad: Navigating the Call of Justice"

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

Xenophobia Panel

Join the Kroc Institute for a conversation on the strategies for understanding, naming, and confronting the rise in far-right populism in the United States and beyond. 

 

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

Research Seminar: “Dante's Florentine Intellectual Formation: From Quodlibets to the Vita nuova”

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Location: Special Collections

Lecture: “Writers in the No-Man's Land: Literary Translation as Anti-Colonial Practice in Israel/Palestine”

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Location: 1030 Jenkins-Nanovic Hall

Hana Morgenstern is a scholar, writer and translator. She is University Lecturer in Postcolonial and Middle East Literature at Cambridge University and a Senior Fellow at Newnham College. Morgenstern is co-director of the Documents of the Arab Left Project. She is currently at work on a book manuscript titled, A Literature for All Its Citizens: Aesthetics of Coexistence in Israel/Palestine.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Notre Dame Chorale presents Handel's Messiah

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall

Chorale Messiah

The Notre Dame Chorale and Festival Baroque Orchestra present Handel’s masterpiece on period instruments with solo singers drawn from the pre-professional ranks of the Sacred Music Program. The orchestra, led by Baroque violinist Daniel Stein, includes specialists from around the country. The Chorale has been presenting Messiah

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Saturday, December 1, 2018

Notre Dame Chorale presents Handel's "Messiah"

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Chorale Messiah

The Notre Dame Chorale and Festival Baroque Orchestra present Handel’s masterpiece on period instruments with solo singers drawn from the pre-professional ranks of the Sacred Music Program. The orchestra, led by Baroque violinist Daniel Stein, includes specialists from around the country. The Chorale has been presenting Messiah

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

University Band Winter Concert

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall

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The Notre Dame University Band presents its annual winter concert. Featuring more than 120 students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community musicians, the University Band is one of the most diverse musical groups on the ND campus. The ensemble will perform a variety of musical and movie selections, classic wind band works, orchestral transcriptions, and several Notre Dame favorites. 

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Notre Dame Jazz Bands Fall Concert

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall

Jazz Band

Three Notre Dame Jazz Bands will perform: Jazz Band 1, Jazz Band 2, and ND’s New Orleans Brass Band. They will play a 90-minute concert of jazz music with selections of both standard and contemporary jazz songs — chosen because they are enjoyable listening for everyone, even people who know little about jazz. The jazz groups follow Count Basie’s advice that if you can tap your foot to it, we will play that song! …

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Monday, December 3, 2018

The UN Genocide Convention at 70: Historical Origins, Future Challenges

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Location: C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Genocide Convention

The Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, a resolution defining genocide in legal terms, was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on December 9, 1948. Seventy years later, what can we learn about the impact of this resolution and the challenges it now faces? 

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Fall ChamberFest Discussion: "Towards an Intersectional String Quartet"

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall

The Spektral Quartet discusses what it means to be a progressive chamber music group, as well as the works on the evening’s program.

Free event in O'Neill Hall of Music and not ticketed. 

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Fall ChamberFest Performance by Spektral Quartet

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall

Performance by Spektral Quartet. The Grammy-nominated ensemble is always thinking outside the box. The program will include works by Brahms, Schoenberg and Ruth Crawford Seeger.

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Free event in O'Neill Hall of Music, not ticketed. 

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Friday, December 7, 2018

Teleconference: "Re-reading Dante's Vita nova" (Chapters 28-34)

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Location: Information Technology Center, Room 121

“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.

A series of events held over two years, each focusing on a different section of the Vita nova, its contexts and its implications, will produce a vibrant and varied new reading of this text. Lectures are live streamed and discussions are facilitated via teleconference.

This event will be hosted by the University of Cambridge, Selwyn College, and the discussion will take place mostly in English. Notre Dame will participate via teleconference from Room 121 in the Information Technology Center (ITC).

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

Notre Dame Glee Club and Symphony Orchestra Christmas Concert

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall

The Notre Dame Glee Club and Symphony Orchestra join together for their annual benefit presentation Christmas at Notre Dame, performing holiday carols and music for the season. The program will include selections from Tchaikovsky’s

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 Nutcracker Suite

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