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Upcoming Events

Connecting Race and Time: Early Modern and 19th Century Textual Encounters

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Online
Hosted by the Medieval & Renaissance Studies Program, guests Dr. Brigitte Fielder, University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Letters and Science, and Dr. Julia Schleck, UNL Department of English, will give talks on the intersection of race, …
This event originated in Department of English.
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Global Café: Careers in Conflict Prevention with USAID

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
Rob Horvath, Deputy Director of the Center for Conflict and Violence Prevention at USAID, will present on USAID’s work preventing conflict and violence around the globe. Mr. Horvath works on USAID’s dedicated team for technical and analytical …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.
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Saving a Legacy: Japanese and Japanese-American History in Nebraska

Date: Time: 1:30 pm–2:30 pm Location: Zoom
Hear of the early Japanese immigrants, the effects of WWII, and the changing laws of Nebraska that impacted their lives, including recent connections to Japan. Time for questions after the presentation will also be given.
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Together We Remember Virtual Vigil

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:30 pm Location: Oldfather Hall
We will hold a virtual vigil to commemorate people who were murdered in genocides and acts of hate. We will use Together We Remember’s model of commemoration through name reading. Participants will sign up in advance to either attend the vigil or …
This event originated in Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs.
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Diversity brownbag

Date: Time: 12:30 pm–1:30 pm Location: Zoom
Practice job talk by Sarah Eagan
This event originated in Psychology.


Black Voices in a Time of Change: Poetry, Art, and Music

Date: Time: 7:30 pm–9:00 pm Location: Online
Drawing on the poetry of the late poet Lucille Clifton, UNL Poets will celebrate the long history of Black poets bringing often uneasy truths to the heart of America. Curated by Kwame Dawes, the poets, in conversation with music and visual art, will …
This event originated in Department of English.

Reading: Grace Bauer and Hilda Raz

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Online
Grace Bauer and Hilda Raz, two poets who helped build UNL’s Creative Writing Program, will read from their new books.
This event originated in Department of English.
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Humanities on the Edge presents: Sergio Delgado Moya

“The Transduction of Affect: Migrants, Pain and Joy”

Date: Time: 5:30 pm–7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Sergio Delgado Moya is associate professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at Emory University. He is the author of Delirious Consumption: Aesthetics and Consumer Capitalism in Mexico and Brazil (University of Texas Press, 2017), and of …
This event originated in Department of English.

Idelber Avelar Lecture: Contemporary Brazilian Politics

Professor Idelber Avelar, Tulane University

Date: Time: 5:30 pm Location: Zoom
Thursday, September 23 at 5:30 p.m. CT via Zoom
This event originated in Ethnic Studies.

Pauley Symposium/Rawley Conference

Thursday Morning Roundtable

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:15 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Organized in memory of University of Nebraska–Lincoln alumnus Carroll R. Pauley (class of 1930), the Pauley Symposium takes place every three years on the University campus. Symposia feature a wide variety of speakers addressing current research in …
This event originated in History.