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Upcoming Events

Mapmaking: the Poetic Art of Kwame Dawes

Art exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
A celebration of the award-winning poetry and collaborations of Kwame Dawes, Chancellor’s Professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
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Mapmaking: the Poetic Art of Kwame Dawes

Art exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
A celebration of the award-winning poetry and collaborations of Kwame Dawes, Chancellor’s Professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
image for event 129841

Mapmaking: the Poetic Art of Kwame Dawes

Art exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
A celebration of the award-winning poetry and collaborations of Kwame Dawes, Chancellor’s Professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
image for event 129841

Mapmaking: the Poetic Art of Kwame Dawes

Art exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
A celebration of the award-winning poetry and collaborations of Kwame Dawes, Chancellor’s Professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
image for event 129841

Mapmaking: the Poetic Art of Kwame Dawes

Art exhibition

Date: Time: 8:00 am–5:00 pm Location: Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center - Van Brunt Visitors Center
A celebration of the award-winning poetry and collaborations of Kwame Dawes, Chancellor’s Professor of English and Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.
image for event 129841

POSTPONED - Staged reading of “Proseminar in Homophile Studies”

Celebrating 50 Years of LGBTQ Studies at UNL

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Nebraska Union
In 1970, the first courses in the newly developing field of LGBTQ studies were offered at U.S. universities—among these few pioneers was the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. “Proseminar in Homophile Studies,” led and designed by English …

POSTPONED - The Reading Series: Alison Bechdel

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Nebraska Union
Alison Bechdel is an internationally beloved cartoonist whose darkly humorous graphic memoirs, astute writing and evocative drawing have forged an unlikely intimacy with a wide and disparate range of readers.

POSTPONED - Reading: Garth Greenwell

50 Years of LGBTQ Studies at UNL

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Garth Greenwell, whose new novel CLEANNESS is one of the most acclaimed literary works of 2020, will read from his fiction. The New York Times called CLEANNESS “incandescent” and noted that Greenwell “has an uncanny gift, one that comes along …

POSTPONED - Reading: Danez Smith

Date: Time: 7:00 pm Location: Sheldon Museum of Art
Danez Smith is a Black, Queer, Poz writer and performer from St. Paul, MN. Danez is the author of “Don’t Call Us Dead” (Graywolf Press, 2017), winner of the Forward Prize for Best Collection, the Midwest Booksellers Choice Award, and a finalist …