• Lunch & Lecture: Maria Domene-Danes "Un-bodying the Archive in the Work of Akram Zaatari"
    February 20 12:30pm
    Maria Domene-Danes, PhD candidate in Art History, presents a talk on the artist, Akram Zaatari. Zaatari co-founded the Arab Image Foundation (AIF) in 1997, to catalog the photographic heritage of the Middle East and North Africa; in his works of art, Zaatari uses pictures, glass plates, albums, etc. from the AIF to show the historical memory of pos more »
  • Polish Film Night - Three Colours: White
    February 20 6:00pm
    The Polish Studies Center will be screening Krzysztof Kieślowski's "Trilogy: White." "Part of a trilogy of films (Trois couleurs = Three colors) by director Krzysztof Kieslowski, White presents the mysterious tale of a man whose life disintegrates when his beautiful wife of six months deserts him. Forced to begin anew, he more »
  • Infrastructure, Immobilities, Independence, and an Iraqi Refugee
    February 20 6:00pm
    Students for Peace in the Middle East is hosting a lecture and discussion by Lydia Lahey, doctoral student in the Refugee Studies program. She will present her paper on "the refugee settlement process in the Midwest through the analysis of the humanitarian practices by nongovernmental organizations and community organizations. Looking at th more »
  • Student Drop-in Hours with the Dean
    February 21 3:00pm
  • Improvisational Islam: Indonesian Youths in a Time of Possibility
    February 22 4:00pm
    Nur Amali Ibrahim, assistant professor of Religious Studies and International Studies at IU, will discuss his book manuscript in progress. This book is about novel and unexpected ways of being Muslim in Indonesia, where religious dispositions are achieved through techniques that have little or no precedent in classical Islamic texts or concepts. more »
Tuesday, February 20, 2018