American Indian Studies Program

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

    • All Day
    • Third and Fourth Floor Lecture Halls, Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    This conference tackles questions of scale, visuality, application, representation, textuality, materiality, aesthetics, preservation, epistemology and experimentation at the intersection of big data and research and thinking in the arts and humanities.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018

Monday, October 15, 2018

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    • 12:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)

    This information session is dedicated to helping interested applicants learn more about this three-year faculty development initiative. Attendees will discover how the program and application process works; hear the experiences of current fellows; and have an opportunity to ask questions.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Sunday, November 4, 2018

    • 12:30 pm
    • Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, Chicago

    Hailed as a pioneer in scientific visualization and computer art, you've probably encountered the work of Donna Cox more than once. Her art direction and visualizations for such IMAX films as A Beautiful Planet​, ​Hubble ​and ​Cosmic Voyage won her an Academy Award nomination. Cox in turn is lauding other female visualization pioneers in her latest book ​New Media Futures.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

    • 7:30 pm
    • Third Floor Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    With Katherine Fehr Chandler (Culture and Politics, Georgetown University), Anjali Nath (American Studies, University of California, Davis), Kevin Hamilton (Art + Design), and Ned O'Gorman (Communication). Moderator: Brian Jordan Jefferson (Geography & GIS)

Thursday, November 15, 2018

    • 4:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL) 

    A lecture by Joni Adamson (English and Environmental Humanities, Arizona State University). Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Monday, November 26, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Thursday, February 28, 2019

    • 4:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    A lecture by Benjamin H. Johnson, Associate Professor of History, and Institute of Environmental Sustainability Faculty, Loyola University Chicago. Supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

    • 7:30 pm
    • Alice Campbell Alumni Center (601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana)

    Claudia Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry, including Citizen: An American Lyric and Don't Let Me Be Lonely; and the editor of several anthologies including The Racial Imaginary: Writers on Race in the Life of the Mind. Rankine is a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and teaches at Yale University as the Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry.