Events

Monday, January 21, 2019

Panel Discussion: "American Identity Crisis? The Current State of Racial and Ethnic Relations in the U.S."

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Dianne Pinderhughes, Darren Davis, Ricardo Ramírez, and David Cortez from the Department of Political Science will discuss how identity politics for whites, African Americans, Latinos, and other ethnoracial groups are manifested in the U.S. politics of today and the foreseeable future. Questions and comments from the audience are welcome. Event presented by the Institute for Latino Studies and Africana Studies. 

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Seminar: "German Presences: Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Quartet and the Question of Authorship"

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Location: Special Collections

This seminar, sponsored by the Center for Italian Studies, will investigate a constellation of important literary and critical presences in Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan series of novels, including Goethe, Benjamin and Christa Wolf. What are the implications of this potential "German genealogy" of Ferrante's epic narrative? How does our understanding of this genealogy change when considered in light of the debate about Ferrante's surmised identity as the translator and scholar of German literature, Anita Raja?…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

30th Annual Notre Dame Student Film Festival

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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An annual launching pad for student filmmakers as they begin their careers in the film, television, and entertainment industries, the Notre Dame Student Film Festival screens films that were made by undergraduate students during the past year as class projects in the Department of Film, Television, and Theatre. As

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Annual Breandán Ó Buachalla Memorial Lecture: "Remarks on the History of Social and Political Concepts in Irish"

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Location: Room 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Hall

Peter McQuillan

Peter McQuillan, Associate Professor of Irish Language and Literature, will deliver the annual Breandán Ó Buachalla Memorial Lecture, a signature event in the Institute's academic year. The title of his lecture is: "Remarks on the History of Social and Political Concepts in Irish."

The lecture honors the memory of Breandán Ó Buachalla (1936-2010), who was the inaugural Thomas J. and Kathleen M. O'Donnell Chair of Irish Language and Literature at the University of Notre Dame and was instrumental to the success of both the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies and the Department of Irish Language and Literature.

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Theatre: "King Lear" (Actors From The London Stage)

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Location: Washington Hall

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Confronting the role of the monarch in the balance between authority and chaos, King Lear reveals the beauty of selfless love, the heartache of betrayal, and the descent of civilization into brutishness when selfish greed has run amuck. 

Shakespeare’s intense drama returns to Notre Dame in a powerful new production from Actors From The London Stage

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Book Launch: "Railroads and the Transformation of China" by Prof. Elisabeth Köll

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Location: Oak Room - South Dining Hall

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Please join the Department of History at a reception to celebrate the work of Professor Elisabeth Köll, with an introduction by Parks M. Coble, James L. Sellers Professor of History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


As a vehicle to convey both the history of modern China and the complex forces still driving the nation’s economic success, rail has no equal. Railroads and the Transformation of China is the first comprehensive history, in any language, of railroad operation from the last decades of the Qing Empire to the present.

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Theatre: "King Lear" (Actors From The London Stage)

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Location: Washington Hall

Lear Nd Event

Confronting the role of the monarch in the balance between authority and chaos, King Lear reveals the beauty of selfless love, the heartache of betrayal, and the descent of civilization into brutishness when selfish greed has run amuck. 

Shakespeare’s intense drama returns to Notre Dame in a powerful new production from Actors From The London Stage

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Theatre: "King Lear" (Actors From The London Stage)

- (part of a series)

Location: Washington Hall

Lear Nd Event

Confronting the role of the monarch in the balance between authority and chaos, King Lear reveals the beauty of selfless love, the heartache of betrayal, and the descent of civilization into brutishness when selfish greed has run amuck. 

Shakespeare’s intense drama returns to Notre Dame in a powerful new production from Actors From The London Stage

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Lecture: "Human Capital Accumulation and Disasters: Evidence from the Pakistan Earthquake of 2005"

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Location: Hesburgh Center C103

Sponsored by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies. A New Frontiers Series lecture by Jishnu Das.

This lecture is part of a larger series organized by Faculty Fellow Nilesh Fernando entitled "New Frontiers in Economic Development

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Life Lunch with Anthony Pagliarini

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Location: Geddes Hall, Coffeehouse

Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with assistant teaching professor and assistant director of undergraduate studies in the Department of Theology, Anthony Pagliarini. Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life. Lunch is free, but you must register.

Originally published at mcgrath.nd.edu

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2019 DeSantis Lecture: "Colorful Tropical Feathers and Andean Meaning Making"

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Location: Reading Room, Jordan Hall of Science

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The Department of History is proud to host Claudia Brosseder, associate professor of history at the University of Illinois, for the 2019 DeSantis Lecture. This lecture series, organized by the Union of Graduate Historians, brings prominent historians to campus to work with History graduate students and present their scholarship to students and faculty from across the University. Prof. Brosseder’s lecture is entitled, “Colorful Tropical Feathers and Andean Meaning Making,” and will highlight her expertise in the history of the colonial Andes, especially the indigenous world and intellectual history of colonial Peru. A reception will follow the lecture.…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Meeting/Conference: meeting of the International Girls Studies Association (IGSA@ND)

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Location: McKenna Hall

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The University's Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its hosting of the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association, to be held in conjunction with our program’s fifth biennial international conference.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Meeting/Conference: meeting of the International Girls Studies Association (IGSA@ND)

(part of a series)

Location: McKenna Hall

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The University's Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its hosting of the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association, to be held in conjunction with our program’s fifth biennial international conference.

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

Meeting/Conference: meeting of the International Girls Studies Association (IGSA@ND)

(part of a series)

Location: McKenna Hall

Girlsstudiesconf Fb Cvr Rev Edited

The University's Gender Studies Program is happy to announce its hosting of the second meeting of the International Girls Studies Association, to be held in conjunction with our program’s fifth biennial international conference.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Public Reception for 2019 MFA Candidates Thesis Exhibition

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Location: O’Shaughnessy Galleries

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Join us as we celebrate the start of this annual exhibition comprised of the culminating thesis projects created by the students graduating with a MFA degree from the Department of Art, Art History & Design. Free and open to all.…

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour starring Cécile McLorin Salvant

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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The Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour 60th Anniversary Edition features a prime roster of diverse, international millennial talent leading the future of jazz. Starring Grammy Award-winning vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant and featuring Bria Skonberg, Melissa Aldana, Christian Sands, Jamison Ross, and Yasushi Nakamura, Monterey Jazz Festival holds the distinction of being the longest-running jazz festival in the world. This exclusive presentation celebrates the Festival’s legacy expanding the boundaries of live jazz performance.

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