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Events Calendar

Attend one of the college's upcoming events, listed below. You can also review the Academic Calendars or find information about major college events, such as Convocation.

Jan
22
2021

January 6 Insurrection teach-in

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by History Department

History Dept. Teach-in on the Jan. 6 insurrection Lina BRITTO—Autogolpe/Self-Coup: Lessons from Latin America Kate MASUR—Reconstruction and White Supremacy  Lauren STOKES—The Transnational Attack...

Jan
25
2021

Sarah Carson - "The Modern History of "Ancient" Indian Weather Prediction"

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM, sponsored by Science in Human Culture Program - Klopsteg Lecture Series

Speaker Sarah Carson, Northwestern University Title "The Modern History of "Ancient" Indian Weather Prediction" Abstract This talk explores several twentieth-century works whose Indian authors aspired...

Jan
27
2021

American Cultures Colloquium: Rachel Galvin

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM, sponsored by English Department

Join the American Cultures Colloquium (ACC) for an online event with Rachel Galvin (University of Chicago), where she will discuss...

Jan
27
2021

Círculo De Lectores

5:15 PM - 6:15 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Más información: Rifka: Instructora rifka36@northwestern.edu Amar: Estudiante AmarShabeeb2021@u.northwestern.edu  

Jan
27
2021

Queer &: Envisioning Community

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, sponsored by Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA)

Queer &: is a collaboration of Multicultural Student Affairs and Social Justice Education exploring queer solidarity, accountability, and futures in...

Jan
28
2021

Roundtable on "The Politics of Holocaust Memory"

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by History Department

Roundtable on “The Politics of Holocaust Memory” with Sarah Cushman, Stefan Ionescu, and Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern Part of the Historians @ Home...

Feb
3
2021

Lecture by Cristina Perez Lucas, visual artist

2:00 PM - 4:45 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Part of the “Should Culture Be Safe? The Covid Crisis in Spanish Culture”. Series focused on contemporary art. For more info...

Feb
10
2021

American Cultures Colloquium: Susan Scott Parrish

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by English Department

Susan Scott Parrish, Professor of English at the University of Michigan, author of The Flood Year 1927: A Cultural History (Princeton,...

Feb
12
2021

Political Theory Workshop: Ainsley LeSure

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Political Science

Please join the Political Theory Workshop for a presentation from Ainsley LeSure, details forthcoming, as part of their Up the...

Feb
18
2021

"Brazilian Music and Dance: Celebrate Carnaval"

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Speaker: Dill Costa, Chicagoan-Brazilian Artist For more information please contact, Prof. Ana C Thome Williams, ana-williams@northwestern.edu

Feb
18
2021

A Conversation with Tommy Orange

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by Center for Native American and Indigenous Research (CNAIR)

Tommy Orange is the author of the New York Times bestselling novel There There, a multi-generational, relentlessly paced story about...

Feb
19
2021

American Politics Workshop: Nazita Lajevardi

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Political Science

The American Politics Workshop hosts Nazita Lajevardi for a presentation (details forthcoming).   Nazita Lajevardi is a political scientist and attorney at...

Feb
19
2021

Faculty Colloquium

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Lecture by Charles A McDonald, Sava Ranisavljevic Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. For more info please contact...

Feb
23
2021

Department of Sociology Ethnography Workshop

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by Sociology Department

Panel Discussion “Ethnographies of Race and Racial Domination”   All meetings this quarter are to be held on Zoom

Feb
25
2021

"The Coming of Humane War" Samuel Moyn lecture

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by Center for Historical Studies

  Samuel MOYN (Yale University), author of Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal World (2018)—in conversation with Daniel Immerwahr (History)...

Mar
4
2021

Roundtable on historical research

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by History Department

Roundtable on “The Challenges of Planning Your Research” with Haydon Cherry, Gideon Cohn-Postar, and Sarah Maza  Part of the Historians @...

Mar
5
2021

Political Theory Workshop: Kevin Duong

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Department of Political Science

Please join the Political Theory Workshop for a presentation from Kevin Duong, details forthcoming, as part of their Up the...

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