Humanities Research Institute Calendar

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    • 7:00 pm
      2/11/2021

    Join us for a dialogue with Amna Akbar (Law, The Ohio State University) and Jackie Wang (Culture and Media, The New School).

    • 12:00 pm
      2/18/2021

    What pressures have graduate students faced while trying to conduct their international research in the past year? How can universities respond, and what lessons can we save for the future? Join us as graduate students and faculty reflect on these important questions, based on their experiences in the past year.

    • 1:30 pm
      2/20/2021

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

    • 5:00 pm
      2/20/2021

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

    • 12:00 pm
      2/24/2021

    Panelists include Shahram Khosravi (Anthropology, Stockholm University), Maurice Stierl (Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick) and Martina Tazzioli (Politics and International Relations, Goldsmiths University).

    • 7:00 pm
      2/25/2021

    Panelists include Howard Chiang (History, University of California, Davis), Việt Lê (Visual Studies, California College of the Arts), Gayatri Reddy (Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago), and Shilpa Menon and Themal Ellawala (graduate students, University of Illinois at Chicago).

    • 3:30 - 5:00 pm
      3/8/2021

    This annual event brings together faculty, staff, students, and community members to recognize people who have made a difference in academia. Each speaker will have five minutes to tell the story of the woman in his or her discipline that changed the field in important ways.

    • 7:00 pm
      4/6/2021

    Tyehimba Jess is the author of two books of poetry, Leadbelly and Olio. Olio won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, The Midland Society Author’s Award in Poetry, and received an Outstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association.

    • 12:00 pm
      4/7/2021

    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
      4/8/2021

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

    • All Day
      4/13/2021

    Time TBD—check back for more information and registration link. Join director Christina Antonakos-Wallace and two of the film’s subjects, Sonny and Tania, for a panel discussion on the documentary From Here.

    • All Day
      10/1/2021

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