Events

Lecture: "Generations of Asians in the US: Gen Z and Competition in the New Millennium"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

As Asian Americans gain unprecedented levels of educational and professional success, their visibility and presence has come under increasing scrutiny and even critique. Being a “Tiger Parent” today epitomizes a type of Asian immigrant intensity that may even exceed Amy...

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Book Discussion: "Love Your Enemies: How Decent People Can Save America from the Culture of Contempt"

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Location: Jenkins and Nanovic Halls, Room 1030

How can Americans combat our current culture of contempt and end the “outrage industrial complex”? Best-selling author and economist Arthur C. Brooks will offer his vision for healing America’s fractured political discourse, bridging our divides, and making progress as a...

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Italian Research Seminar: "First and Last Tales of Boccaccio’s Decameron"

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Location: Rare Books & Special Collections (102 Hesburgh Library)

Parabola in Boccaccio (I.1; X.10) For the second meeting of the Italian Research Seminar, Prof. Ambrogio Camozzi Pistoja, assistant professor in Romance Languages and Literatures (Italian) at Harvard University, will give a lecture on the first and last tales of Boccaccio’s Decameron....

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Closing Reception for the Exhibition: "Too Bad We're Not Capitalists"

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Location: AAHD Gallery, 214 Riley Hall

"Too Bad We're Not Capitalists," is a group printmaking exhibition curated by Kyle Peets. It focuses on artists who retool everyday objects/images/rituals into vehicles to create poetry, humor, and acts of refusal.

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Panel Discussion: "What's Peace Got to Do With It? Peace Studies at the Intersection of Race, Class, and Gender"

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Location: Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

This panel marks the International Day of Peace with a provocative examination of the cutting edges in the study of violence and peacebuilding.  

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Hibernian Lecture: "A Century of Suffrage: Catholic Activism, Class Consciousness, and the Contributions of Irish American Women"

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Location: Morris Inn Ballroom

Tara McCarthy will deliver the 2019 Hibernian Lecture. McCarthy is associate professor of history at Central Michigan University and author of "Respectability and Reform: Irish American Women’s Activism, 1880-1920" (Syracuse University Press, 2018). 

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Special Film Screening and Discussion: "Burden"

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Winner of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival’s U.S. Dramatic Audience Award, this biopic profiles the life of Mike Burden, who rose through the ranks of the Ku Klux Klan in Laurens, South Carolina, until a relationship stirred his social conscience....

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Daniel Sansone '97, organist

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Location: Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Alumnus Daniel Sansone performs throughout the United States, including recitals at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C., and St. Paul’s Cathedral in Pittsburgh. The program will feature works by J.S. Bach and Jehan...

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Guest Piano Masterclass, Gila Goldstein

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall

This event is free and open to the public. Pianist Gila Goldstein who is known as a versatile musician, has captivated audiences around the world with her unique artistry and soulful interpretations. Ms. Goldstein has performed as a solo artist...

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Clealand Lecture

Lecture: "The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness During the Revolution"

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Location: Hesburgh Center, Room C103

In her talk, Danielle Clealand, assistant professor in the Department of Politics and International Relations, Florida International University, considers the rhetoric and policies of the state regarding racism and racial inequality in Cuba and the resultant racial norms produced through the decades...

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Conway Lecture 1: "Taqlīd: Authority and the Intellectual Elite in the Islamic World"

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Location: Oak Room, South Dining Hall

Our 2019 Conway Lecturer will be Professor Peter Adamson, Professor of Late Ancient and Arabic Philosophy at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. The title of this year’s lecture series is ""Don’t Think for Yourself: Faith and Authority in Medieval Philosophy," and the lectures will run...

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Conway Lecture 2: "Testing the Prophets: Reason and Medieval Religious Debates"

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Location: Hospitality Room, South Dining Hall

Our 2019 Conway Lecturer will be Professor Peter Adamson, Professor of Late Ancient and Arabic Philosophy at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. The title of this year’s lecture series is ""Don’t Think for Yourself: Faith and Authority in Medieval Philosophy," and the lectures will run...

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Creative Writing MFA Alumni Mini-Conference

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Location: 232 Decio Hall

This will be a two-day mini-conference to bring six past Creative Writing MFA students back to Notre Dame to read their newest works. Readers will include Angela Hur, Katie Lehman, Christina Kubasta, Stuart Ross, Michael Smith, and Charles Valle. Originally published at...

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Conway Lecture 3: "The Right to Speak: Women in Byzantine and Latin Christian Philosophy"

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Location: Oak Room, South Dining Hall

Our 2019 Conway Lecturer will be Professor Peter Adamson, Professor of Late Ancient and Arabic Philosophy at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. The title of this year’s lecture series is ""Don’t Think for Yourself: Faith and Authority in Medieval Philosophy," and the lectures will run back-to-back-to-back...

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Creative Writing MFA Alumni Mini-Conference

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Location: 232 Decio Hall

This will be a two-day mini-conference to bring six past Creative Writing MFA students back to Notre Dame to read their newest works. Readers will include Angela Hur, Katie Lehman, Christina Kubasta, Stuart Ross, Michael Smith, and Charles Valle. Originally published at...

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Dante Now! A Divine Comedy Celebration

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

Please join the Center for Italian Studies and Devers Program in Dante Studies for its annual “Dante Now!” event, dedicated to performing and understanding Dante’s Divine Comedy.

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Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series

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Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

Blessed John Henry Newman, on the Occasion of his Canonization “The Eucharist and the Making of Saints.” Presented by Cyril O’Regan, Huisking Professor of Theology, Notre Dame Saturdays with the Saints is a Notre Dame football gameday lecture series that...

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Saturday Scholar Series: "Becoming Dads: How Evolution Helps Us Understand Men's Hormones, Behavior, and Health as Fathers"

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

A different game plan for autumn weekends. You are invited to join in discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times. Each lecture and Q&A is presented on a home...

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