IPRH Calendar

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    • 7:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    Mark Roseman is a Professor of History and the Pat M Glazer Chair in Jewish Studies at Indiana University. He is a historian of modern Europe, with particular interests in the History of the Holocaust and in modern German history.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

    • 4:00 pm
    • Third Floor Lecture Hall (Room 300), Levis Faculty Center (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    with Peter Fritzsche (History), and Mark Roseman (History, Indiana University Bloomington. Moderated by Harriet Murav (Slavic Languages & Literatures and Comparative & World Literature). Co-sponsored by Jewish Culture & Society.

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

    “The First Mountain to Be Removed: Yellow Fever Control and the Construction of the Panama Canal.” Paul Sutter, (History, University of Colorado Boulder), is the author of Driven Wild: How the Fight against Automobiles Launched the Modern Wilderness Movement (2002) and Let Us Now Praise Famous Gullies: Providence Canyon and the Soils of the South (2015).

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

    • 12:00 pm
    • TBA

    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 another special guest—to be announced—in CultureTalk, an exploration of the ideas surrounding the arts and culture.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

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

    Prof. Bishop holds the Tenet Endowed Chair in Health Care Ethics and is the Director of the Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics at Saint Luis University.

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

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

Thursday, May 7, 2020