Events

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

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

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium

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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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Thursday, March 22, 2018

Reading by Teju Cole

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Location: Eck Center Auditorium

Teju Cole is a writer, art historian, and photographer. He is the Distinguished Writer in Residence at Bard College and photography critic of the New York Times Magazine. He was born in the US in 1975 to Nigerian parents, and raised in Nigeria. He currently lives in Brooklyn. He is the author of four books.…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Conference: "Changing Histories of the State"

(part of a series)

Location: Notre Dame, Indiana

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This conference brings together historians of the U.S. and Europe, from the 17th to 19th centuries, in a comparative conversation on ‘the state of The State’ in our respective historiographies. “Changing Histories of the State” is sponsored by the Notre Dame Department of History with the support of the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts and the Nanovic Institute for European Studies. More information may be found on the conference website

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Saturday, March 24, 2018

Conference: "Changing Histories of the State"

(part of a series)

Location: Notre Dame, Indiana

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This conference brings together historians of the U.S. and Europe, from the 17th to 19th centuries, in a comparative conversation on ‘the state of The State’ in our respective historiographies. “Changing Histories of the State” is sponsored by the Notre Dame Department of History with the support of the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts and the Nanovic Institute for European Studies. More information may be found on the conference website

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Sunday, March 25, 2018

Conference: "Changing Histories of the State"

(part of a series)

Location: Notre Dame, Indiana

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This conference brings together historians of the U.S. and Europe, from the 17th to 19th centuries, in a comparative conversation on ‘the state of The State’ in our respective historiographies. “Changing Histories of the State” is sponsored by the Notre Dame Department of History with the support of the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts and the Nanovic Institute for European Studies. More information may be found on the conference website

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Reading by Jeff VanderMeer

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Location: Eck Center Auditorium

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Jeff VanderMeer is the 2016-2017 Trias Writer-in-Residence for Hobart-William Smith College. His most recent fiction is the NYT-bestselling Southern Reach trilogy (Annihilation, Authority, and Acceptance), which won the Shirley Jackson Award and Nebula Award. The trilogy made over 30 year’s best lists, including Entertainment Weekly’s top 10, and prompted the New Yorker

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