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The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Gildenhorn Recital Hall
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Award-winning novelist Edwidge Danticat joins Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Merle Collins for an intimate and informative conversation about their lived experiences as Caribbean Americans. The event combines a reading from Danticat, followed by a discussion and audience Q&A; on themes of storytelling, immigration, advocacy and the challenge of finding home away from home.

McKeldin Library
Friday, April 05, 2019 - 12:00 PM

Looking Ahead: The ADA Turns 30

The 3rd Biennial University of Maryland Disability Summit will take place on Friday, April 5th, 2019. All panels and presentations will take place in McKeldin Library on the University of Maryland, College Park campus.

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM

The University of Maryland will host its 3rd annual, Social Justice Day, on Thursday, April 11, 2019. The Day will include activities focused on this year’s campus-wide theme of Immigration, Migration and Refugee issues.

Join us for a special Keynote and Book Signing, 5:30 P.M. to 8 P.M.

 

For more information: www.umd.edu/social-justice-day-2019.

Kay Theatre, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join this timely conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and MacArthur fellow Viet Thanh Nguyen.

0301 Hornbake Library
Thursday, March 08, 2018 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Join the Fembot Collective for a lecture on W.E.B. Du Bois and the politics of literary recovery.

Gildenhorn Recital Hall, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join the UMD College of Arts and Humanities for the third conversation in the 2017-18 Arts and Humanities Dean’s Lecture Series

Orem Alumni Hall, Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
Thursday, February 01, 2018 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join ARHU for the second courageous conversation focused on 'the historical' with Bobby Seale.

Gildenhorn Recital Hall, The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Join ARHU for the first DLS courageous conversation on 'The Personal' with slam poet and social justice advocate Theo Wilson.

0301 Hornbake Library North (lower level, behind Library Media Services)
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Join scholar Kishonna Gray from MIT and Harvard as she discusses how video games legitimize white masculinity and hegemonic ideology through the ‘othering’ process.

MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

African American cultural & literary studies scholars Dana Williams & Kenton Rambsy will present this talk about how data management can construct history.

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