Past Events

Apr
14
Ya'Baso Presents: Triumph at the Throne
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Bellefield Hall

The triumph of ten pre-colonial African empires will represented in Ya'Baso's 7th annual dance showcase.

Apr
18
Women in Quantum Science and Engineering Lecture Series
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 11:00am
307 Eberly Hall

The Pittsburgh Quantum Institute presents Jill Millstone (University of Pittsburgh). 

Apr
18
The Making of A Community Teaching Film: “The Rehabilitation of the Hill District”
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:30pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

Writer/director Demetrius Wren, Pitt Senior Lecturer Carl Kurlander, and various members of the cast and crew along with participants from the University and the Hill District community discuss this project and its relationship to the University of Pittsburgh’s "Year of Diversity."

Apr
19
Global South Modernities in World War I
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

A lecture by Michelle Moyd (Associate Professor of History, Indiana University), presented as part of Cultural Studies Common Seminar “Modernity & Its Others.”

Apr
20
On Female Friendships: Saheli and Sexual Politics in 1960s Pakistani Cinema
Thursday, April 20, 2017 -
12:15pm to 1:45pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

A lecture by Kamran Asdar Ali (Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Texas) presented as part of Cultural Studies Common Seminar “Modernity & Its Others.”

Apr
20
Civil Rights Conservatism in an Anxious Age
Thursday, April 20, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

A lecture by Angela Dillard (Earl Lewis Collegiate Professor of Afroamerican and African Studies) presented as part of Cultural Studies Common Seminar “Modernity & Its Others.”

Apr
26
Who Are You?: Racial Classification and the Instability of Race
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm
2017 Cathedral of Learning

The Center on Race and Social Problems Spring 2017 Speaker Series presents (Michael Omi, Associate Professor, Asian American and Asian American Diaspora Studies, UC Berkeley).

Apr
29
Community Conversations: Lion Attacking a Dromedary
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:00am
Ford Mateer Classroom, Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Join Carnegie Museum curators for a conversation on the context and history of Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s newly reinstalled 150-year-old dramatic taxidermy diorama, "Lion Attacking a Dromedary."

Apr
29
From Other To Us
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 6:30pm
Repair the World, 6022 Broad St.

An evening of highlighting youth voices, featuring keynote speaker Laila Al-Soulaiman. 

May
02
Tonya Foster and Mabel Wilson Present
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
501 Cathedral of Learning

Poet Tonya Foster and architect Mabel Wilson will forward their conversation about place, memory, politics, and blackness.

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