E.g., 10/21/2014
E.g., 10/21/2014
Thursday, November 13, 2014
A Celebration of Indigenous Dance : A Stone Camryn History of Dance Lecture and Performance

5:30 pm reception; 6 pm program

Join us for a celebration of American Indian and Indigenous dance in honor of National Native American Heritage Month. Performances will feature Chicago-based Indigenous dance and music groups, including the Black Hawk Performance Company, Ke Kula Kupa`a O ka Pakipika traditional chanting and Hula, and Nuahalli Aztec Dancers.

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Milton Seminar
Daniel Shore: Milton, Search, and the History of Style

12 noon

Please register by 10 am Friday, November 14

Though scholarship on style has been quick to take advantage of the increased sophistication, power, and scope of current quantitative methods, it has neglected the potential of another seemingly more rudimentary digital tool. Search, Professor Shore argues, can transform the way we investigate and understand the history of style.

Saturday, November 15, 2014
Jane Addams, Peace, and Anti-War Activism : An Exhibition Program

1 pm

In partnership with the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, the Institut Français in Paris, and the Cultural Service at the Consulate General of France in Chicago, the Newberry presents a public program on Jane Addams, pacifism, and contemporary reflections on anti-war activism, with readings of World War I solders’ poetry by DePaul University students.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
Ana Castillo in Conversation with Jason Ruiz : A Meet the Author Event

6 pm

In celebration of the publication of the twentieth anniversary edition of Ana Castillo’s Massacre of the Dreamers: Essays on Xicanisma, the author will discuss these ground-breaking essays with Jason Ruiz, who researches and teaches about American culture at the University of Notre Dame.