Events

Third Annual Liss Lecture in Judaica: "Light of the Eyes: Contemporary Theology from the Sources of Hasidic Spirituality"

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Location: 107 Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

Notre Dame's Department of Theology hosts Rabbi Dr. Arthur Green, rector of the Rabbinical School and Irving Brudnick Professor of Jewish Philosophy and Religion at Hebrew College, Boston.

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Global Health Seminar: "Lessons from the AIDS Epidemic"

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Location: 107 Hesburgh Library, Carey Auditorium and Online

James W. Curran, MD, MPH, Dean of Public Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University. Dr. Jim Curran joined the Rollins School of Public Health as dean and professor of epidemiology in 1995 following 25 years of leadership at the Centers...

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Ahead of the Game with Arts & Letters: "Race and Racism in Higher Education: Introducing the Notre Dame Initiative on Race and Resilience"

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall within O'Neill Hall of Music

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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Saturdays with the Saints Lecture: "Saint Juan Diego and the Subversion of Conquest"

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Location: Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

Presented by Timothy Matovina, Professor of Theology, Notre Dame. Saturdays with the Saints is a Notre Dame football gameday lecture series that combines the university's rich traditions of Catholic faith and spirited game days. The event is free and open to...

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75th Anniversary Celebration and Planetarium Show: Hildegard von Bingen’s Cosmic Egg

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Location: Jordan Hall of Science, Digital Visualization Theater

Celebrate the Medieval Institute's 75th Anniversary at every home football game this year! Join us this week for a planetarium show featuring medieval music and manuscript illustrations by St. Hildegard of Bingen, one of the four women doctors of the church. Produced by Margot...

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Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Dirty Book Sale

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Location: Hesburgh Library Concourse

We are thrilled to host our annual Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale on Notre Dame’s campus as part of University Press Week! This year, the festival will include incredible deals both in person and on our website,...

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Lecture: "Election Commissions and Democratization in Africa: Everyday Production of Democratic Legitimacy"

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Location: C103 Hesburgh Center

Kellogg Institute Lecture series by Nicholas Kerr, assistant professor, political science, University of Florida. As the wave of democratization swept through Africa in the early 1990s, scholars and policymakers heralded independent election commissions (ECs) as institutional innovations.

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23rd Annual Dialogues on Nonviolence, Religion and Peace: "Sacred Spaces for Healing and Reconciliation"

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Location: Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies and Zoom Webinar

Featuring Tecla Namachanja Wanjala, Kenyan Peace Advocate; Renowned Consultant on Transitional Justice, Conflict Transformation, Social Healing, and Reconciliation. Inter-communal armed conflicts usually affect people physically, mentally, emotionally, and socially. The violence leaves the affected people with bitter memories and anger or...

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Latinx Poetry: A Conversation with Four Award-Winning Poets

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Location: Hesburgh Library Scholars Lounge

Sponsored by Letras Latinas and the University of Notre Dame Press. Poets: David Campos, Felicia Zamora, Heidi Andrea Restrepo Rhodes, and Darrel Alejandro Holnes.  Moderated by Francisco Aragón.

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Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Dirty Book Sale

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Location: Hesburgh Library Concourse

We are thrilled to host our annual Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale on Notre Dame’s campus as part of University Press Week! This year, the festival will include incredible deals both in person and on our website,...

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Mexico Virtual Lecture Series: "Where Surgery is Difficult: Overcoming Barriers to Access in Chiapas, Mexico"

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Location: via Zoom

In rural Chiapas, Mexico, poor patients often struggle to access surgical care and other medical treatment, even though access is guaranteed by law under the Mexican constitution. This case examines an innovative approach developed by Compañeros en Salud to accompany...

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Panel Discussion — "Glimmers of Hope for Peace in South Sudan: The Role of Sant'Egidio in Peace Processes"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Since its key role in facilitating the 1992 Mozambique accord, Sant'Egidio, a lay Catholic community based in Rome, has become widely recognized as a leader in Track 2 diplomacy by civil society actors. Sant'Egidio is now playing a key role...

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Lectures: Dante in America VI

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Location: Special Collections

In connection with the 2021 Dante centenary, the Devers Program in Dante Studies and the Center for Italian Studies are organizing a year-long lecture series, which will be held on the Notre Dame campus throughout the 2021 calendar year. The...

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Moment to See, Courage to Act (MSCA) Symposium

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

The Moment to See, Courage to Act (MSCA) symposium will feature 3-minute lightning talks by faculty about their ideas for the future of Notre Dame. The talks will run from 10 a.m. to approximately 4:30 p.m. You’re invited to stay for all the...

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Conversation — "Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Poetries of Abolition"

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Location: Zoom Webinar

Reginald Dwayne Betts is the founder and director of the Million Book Project. A poet and lawyer, he transformed himself from a 16-year old kid sentenced to nine years in prison to a critically acclaimed writer and graduate of the Yale Law...

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Lecture: "Mothers of the Civil Rights Movement"

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Location: via Zoom

Building an Anti-Racist Vocabulary Join the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights as Anna Malaika Tubbs, advocate, educator, and author of The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr, Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation,…

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Webinar — "Identity Economy: Capitalization of the Nation in Twenty-First-Century India"

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Location: Zoom webinar

In this talk, Ravinder Kaur addresses the shift from “nationalization” (the public control of private assets) to what she calls “capitalization” of the nation (the transfer of public assets into private control) in the twenty-first-century. Drawing upon her recent work...

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Webinar: "Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Poetics of Evidence"

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Location: Zoom Webinar

Poet, novelist, translator, critic, and scholar Ammiel Alcalay teaches at Queens College and The Graduate Center, CUNY. Sonallah Ibrahim was born in Cairo in 1937. Involved in political activities as a student, he was sentenced to seven years of imprisonment in 1959. He has been a...

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Lecture: "The Military and Civil Rights"

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Location: via Zoom

Building an Anti-Racist Vocabulary. Join the Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights as Rawn James, Jr., author of "The Double V: How Wars, Protest and Harry Truman Desegregated America's Military," explores race in the U.S. military.

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Ahead of the Game with Arts & Letters: "Pulling the Strings: Playing the English in a Poem to Red Hugh O’Donnell"

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall within O'Neill Hall of Music

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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