Upcoming Events

HotE speaker Ursula Heise’s meeting with graduate students

2:00 pm–3:30 pm Andrews Hall
Ursula Heise is a professor of English and faculty member of UCLA’s Institute of Environment and Sustainability, UCLA.

Institute for Ethnic Studies: Reading by Ana Castillo

3:30 pm–5:00 pm Nebraska Union
Reading by poet and novelist Ana Castillo. Reception and book signing to follow.

“Humanities on the Edge” presents Ursula Heise

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Ursula Heise (Professor, Department of English/Institute of the Environment & Sustainability, UCLA), will deliver a lecture entitled, “BioCities: Urban Futures and the Reinvention of Nature.” Heise writes: “The idea of the Anthropocene has become a …

No Name Reading Series: Ryler Dustin & Bernice Olivas

4:00 pm–5:30 pm Zen’s Lounge
No Name features the best in poetry and prose from graduate student writers in the English Department of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Rainbow Rowell reading

7:00 pm–8:30 pm University Bookstore
Best-selling novelist and UNL English alum Rainbow Rowell will read from her work and sign books. Rowell’s award-winning young-adult novel “Eleanor & Park” has been on the New York Times bestseller list for more than 38 weeks; her novel “Fangirl” ( …

No Name Reading Series: Tom Bennitt & Jennifer Gray

4:00 pm–5:30 pm Zen’s Lounge

HotE speaker Gregg Lambert’s meeting with graduate students

2:00 pm–3:30 pm Andrews Hall
Presented by Gregg Lambert, Dean’s Professor of Humanities, Syracuse University.

“Humanities on the Edge” presents Gregg Lambert

5:30 pm–7:00 pm Sheldon Museum Of Art
Gregg Lambert (Dean’s Professor of the Humanities, Syracuse University), will deliver a lecture entitled, “To Have Done with the State of Exception.” Lambert writes: “One of the most glaring contradictions from Deleuze’s early reading of …

Bernadine Evaristo Reading

3:00 pm–5:00 pm Tba
Acclaimed writer Bernardine Evaristo will give a reading from her work. The reading will be followed by a reception.