IPRH Calendar

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

    • 12:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center, Room 210 (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    Intended for students from across the campus, Inside Scoop conversations invite Illinois undergraduates to engage with the exciting work conducted by scholars whose work helps us understand what it means to be human in a world of rapidly shifting global complexities.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts (500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana)

    Following her one-woman presentation the previous evening, playwright, actor, and educator Anna Deavere Smith will join composer Julia Wolfe in CultureTalk, an exploration of the ideas surrounding the arts and culture.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Monday, March 2, 2020

    • 4:00 pm
    • Room 210, Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    with Julie A. Dowling (Latina/aoStudies); G. Cristina Mora (Sociology, University of California Berkeley); Michael Rodríguez-Muñiz (Sociology and Latino/a Studies, Northwestern University); Anita Banerji (Director, Democracy Initiative for Forefront); Griselda Vega Samuel (Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund [MALDEF]).

    • 6:30 - 7:30 pm
    • Third Floor Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center (919 W Illinois Street, Urbana)

    With Gabriel Lewis, Champaign County Regional Planning Commission; and Gloria Yen, Director of the New American Welcome Center, University YMCA

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020

Monday, March 9, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Thursday, April 2, 2020

    • All Day
    • Levis Faculty Center (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)

    This day and half symposium sponsored by The Animal Turn Research Cluster will highlight work being done across the university in engaging with historical, conceptual, artistic philosophical, humanistic and social scientific dimensions of human relations with animals and with the more-than-human world.

Friday, April 3, 2020

    • All Day
    • Levis Faculty Center (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)

    This day and half symposium sponsored by The Animal Turn Research Cluster will highlight work being done across the university in engaging with historical, conceptual, artistic philosophical, humanistic and social scientific dimensions of human relations with animals and with the more-than-human world.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

    • 12:00 pm
    • Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center (1212 W. Nevada St., Urbana)

    Intended for students from across the campus, Inside Scoop conversations invite Illinois undergraduates to engage with the exciting work conducted by scholars whose work helps us understand what it means to be human in a world of rapidly shifting global complexities. Open to all undergraduate students. Lunch will be served.

Thursday, April 9, 2020

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

    A Year of Creative Writers Poet-in-Residence, Tyehimba Jess, will read from Olio, the winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry.

Monday, April 27, 2020

Friday, May 1, 2020

Monday, May 4, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 210, Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    A symposium featuring the work of scholars who study Jewish communities in the Caribbean (18th to 21st centures). Featured speakers include Aviva Ben Ur (U Mass-Amherst), Dara E. Goldman (UIUC), Laura Leibman (Reed College), Stan Mirvis (Arizona State), Sarah Phillips Casteel (Carelton University).

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 210, Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    A symposium featuring the work of scholars who study Jewish communities in the Caribbean (18th to 21st centures). Featured speakers include Aviva Ben Ur (U Mass-Amherst), Dara E. Goldman (UIUC), Laura Leibman (Reed College), Stan Mirvis (Arizona State), Sarah Phillips Casteel (Carelton University).

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Sunday, October 4, 2020

    • All Day
    • TBA

    Part of A Year of Creative Writers at Illinois 2020. Supported by the Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities.

Monday, October 5, 2020

    • All Day
    • TBA

    Part of A Year of Creative Writers at Illinois 2020. Supported by the Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

    • All Day
    • TBA

    Part of A Year of Creative Writers at Illinois 2020. Supported by the Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

    • All Day
    • TBA

    Part of A Year of Creative Writers at Illinois 2020. Supported by the Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities.

Thursday, October 8, 2020

    • All Day
    • TBA

    Part of A Year of Creative Writers at Illinois 2020. Supported by the Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Friday, November 13, 2020

Saturday, November 14, 2020