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January 1, 2012 - December 31, 2012

  • CANCELED-Fiona Ngô, Asian-American Studies/Gender and Women's Studies, University of Illinois
    "Punk in the Shadow of War"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Jan. 23, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Richard Anderson, History
    "Mixing Spanners with Wrenches: SPOBS and the Establishment of an Anglo-American Aircraft Maintenance Program in Britain During World War II"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Feb. 3, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Virginia Scharff, History, University of New Mexico, and Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer
    "A Session with the Author of The Women Jefferson Loved"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Feb. 6, 2012, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Bruce Burningham, Illinois State University
    "Corpus Lorqui: Transformation and Transubstantiation in Los Barracos de Federico's El caballero de Olmedo"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Mon., Feb. 6, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Chris Weaver, School of Computer Science, University of Oklahoma
    "Emergining Opportunities for Visual Analytics in the Digital Humanities"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Feb. 7, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Michael Caron, independent scholar
    "Jayhawk Assaults on Haskell's Roost: KU Raids on an Indian Boarding School and Its Sacred Wetlands"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Feb. 10, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Jason Roe, doctoral candidate in History; Sias Graduate Fellow
    "'Third Rails' and 'Sacred Cows': Controversies in the Entitlement of Senior Citizens in the United States"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Fri., Feb. 24, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch is provided. RSVP is required a week in advance.
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  • Tiffany Creegan Miller, Spanish & Portuguese
    "(N/K)inya('/a) chike('/e) jub('a/iq'), xa man ronojel ta(j)": Negotiating Mayaness via Performances of Kaqchikel and K'iche Songs and Poetry"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., Feb. 24, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Emma Scioli, Classics
    "Hermaphrodites in Roman Sculpture"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Feb. 27, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Jay Sexton, History, Corpus Christi College, Oxford University
    "William H. Seward in the World"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Mar. 2, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Robert Schwaller, History
    "Defining Difference in Early New Spain"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Mon., Mar. 5, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Co-sponsored by the Early Modern Seminar.
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  • Robert Schwaller, History
    "Defining Difference in Early New Spain"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Mon., Mar. 5, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Co-sponsored by the Latin American Seminar.
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  • David Birnbaum, Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Pittsburgh
    "Patterns in the Transmission of Cultural Texts: The Case of Medieval Miscellany"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Mar. 6, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Jay T. Johnson, Geography
    "Place-Based Learning and Knowing: A Critical Pedagogy Grounded in Indigeneity"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Mar. 9, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Tammy Kernodle, Langston Hughes Visiting Professor
    "Singing and Swinging Like It Was Christmas: Cafe Society and the Creation of a Black Women's Performance Aesthetic"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Mar. 26, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Maria Carlson, Slavic Languages and Literatures; Humanities Research Fellow
    CANCELED: "Stalking the Primordial Vampire"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Fri., Mar. 30, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch is provided. RSVP is required a week in advance.
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  • Stephanie Lemenager, English, UC Santa Barbara
    "Considering Tar Sands Culture, or the Future of North America"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Mar. 30, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Co-sponsored by the Environmental Studies Program. Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Peter Grund, English
    "Writing Practices in Early New England: An Electronic Database Tool for Charting the Recorders of the Salem Witch Trials"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Apr. 3, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Room 503, Watson Library
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  • CANCELED: Alexander S. Cochran, Professor Emeritus, Air War College
    "Stars and Historians: Axioms for the 21st Century"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Apr. 6, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Tanya Hartman, Visual Art; Creative Work Fellow
    "So That I Might Carry You with Me"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Fri., Apr. 13, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch is provided. RSVP is required a week in advance.
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  • Theodore A Wilson, History
    "Born of Necessity and Convenience: The Early History of Coalition Warfare"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Apr. 13, 2012, 3:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Dora Polachek, SUNY Binghamton
    "Performative Gaps: Brantome's Lesbian Love Dilemma"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Fri., Apr. 20, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    This presentation is the keynote lecture of the Early Modern Seminar Symposium. Reception to follow.
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  • Dorthy Pennington, Communication Studies
    "Delayed Voice(s): Memory, Terror, Trauma, and the (Un) Imaginary in Black Women's Discourse"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Apr. 23, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • John R. McNeill, History, Georgetown University
    "The Environmental History of the Industrial Revolution(s)"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Thu., Apr. 26, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    The Commons, Spooner Hall
    Co-sponsored by the Department of History & the Environmental Studies Program. Open to all interested faculty, staff, graduate, and undergraduate students.
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  • Quetzil Castaneda, OSEA-CITE, Indiana University
    "Ethnographic Archaeologies of Indigenous Identities"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., Apr. 27, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Co-sponsored by the Department of Anthropology. Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Philip Fox, History
    "The Reality of Bourbon Rule in Eighteenth-Century Spain"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Mon., Apr. 30, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Patrick Flor, IDRH, English/Computer Science
    "'Grounds More Relative Than This': Towards Semantic Computation in Digital Literary Studies"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., May. 1, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Thomas Arnold, History/Environmental Studies
    "Planning and Destruction of Cities: Urban Environmental History and Interwar Bombing Theory"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., May. 4, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Emilia Barbosa, Spanish & Portuguese
    "Performing Mayannes in Contemporary Guatemala--Reflexions on Postmodern Indigenous Identity and Globalization"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., May. 11, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • J. Christopher Brown, Geography/Environmental Studies
    "Illegal Soybeans and the Making of Brazil's Cerrado Biome"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., Aug. 24, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Fiona Ngo, Asian American Studies/Gender & Women's Studies, University of Illinois
    "Punk in the Shadow of War"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Aug. 27, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Maria Carlson, Slavic Languages & Literatures, Humanities Research Fellow
    "Stalking the Primordial Vampire"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Wed., Aug. 29, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch provided. RSVP required by August 22.
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  • Dustin Crowley, English
    "Re-Imagining Environmental Justice Globally and Locally: A View from Nigeria"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Aug. 31, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Kip Haaheim, Music
    "Ear of the Beholder: Finding Beauty in the Mundane"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Sep. 4, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Michael Gordin, History, Princeton University
    "Five Days in August: HowWorld War II Became a Nuclear War"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Sep. 7, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Paul Sutter, History, University of Colorado
    "The Tropics: A Brief History of an Environmental Imaginary"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Sep. 21, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to all faculty and graduate students. Co-sponsored by the Latin American seminar.
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  • Paul Sutter, History, University of Colorado
    "The Tropics: A Brief History of an Environmental Imaginary"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., Sep. 21, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Co-sponsored by the Nature & Culture seminar.
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  • Robert Schneider, History, Indiana University
    "Cultural Openings: The Reform of Language in the Age of Richelieu"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Fri., Sep. 21, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Omofolabo Ajayi-Soyinka, Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies/Theatre
    "Efua Sutherland"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Sep. 24, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Marta Vicente, History/Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
    "Eighteenth Century Debates on Sex and Gender"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Oct. 1, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Co-sponsored by the Early Modern seminar.
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  • Marta Vicente, History/Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
    "Eighteenth Century Debates on Sex and Gender"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Mon., Oct. 1, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to all faculty and graduate students. Co-sponsored by the Gender seminar.
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  • Amy Earheart, English, Texas A&M University
    "Recovering the Recovered Text: Digital Canon(s) and Lost Texts"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Oct. 2, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Lon Strauss, History, Park University
    "The AEF and the Race to Sedan"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Oct. 5, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to all faculty and graduate students.
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  • Sara Gregg, History
    "Rural Credit and the Wartime Farmer: The World War I Plow Up and the Federal Hand in Agriculture"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Oct. 12, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to all faculty and graduate students.
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  • Andy Hillburn, Geography
    "Perceptions and Realities of Solid Waste Management in a Rural Mexican Municipality: The Case of Coxcatlán, Puebla"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., Oct. 26, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to all faculty and graduate students.
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  • Hannah Britton, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies/Political Science
    "Building Community Networks to Address Gender Based Violence in South Africa"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Oct. 29, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to all faculty and graduate students.
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  • Forrest Pierce, Music, Creative Work Fellow
    "Il Cantico del Sole: Translating St. Francis Into Song"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Wed., Oct. 31, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch provided. RSVP required by October 24 to hallcenter@ku.edu.
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  • Col. Matthew Moten, History, United States Military Academy
    "Political-Military Relations: The American Experience"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Nov. 2, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Luis Corteguera; Patricia Manning; Sheyda Jahanbani, History; Spanish & Portuguese; History
    "Inquisition in American Imagination Roundtable"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Mon., Nov. 5, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Mark Sample, English, George Mason University
    "Playing without Power in Video Games"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Nov. 6, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Juan Carlos Galeano, Spanish, Florida State University
    "Yakumama and Other Mythical Beings: Poems Inspired by the Amazonian Environmental Imagination"
    Seminars: Nature & Culture Seminar
    Fri., Nov. 9, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Co-sponsored by Environmental Studies and the Latin American seminar. Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Elizabeth Asiedu, Economics
    "Women's Access to Credit in Africa"
    Seminars: Gender Seminar
    Mon., Nov. 26, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Ann Rowland, English
    "Keats Love"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Wed., Nov. 28, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch provided. RSVP required by November 20.
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  • Julie Velásquez Runk, Anthropology, University of Georgia
    "Land and Land Rights in Eastern Panama"
    Seminars: Latin America & Its Diasporas Seminar
    Fri., Nov. 30, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Co-sponsored by Environmental Studies and the department of Anthropology. Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Benjamin Guyer, History
    "'Juxta Norman Augustanae Confessionis': Lutheran Theology in Elizabethan England"
    Seminars: Early Modern Seminar
    Mon., Dec. 3, 2012, 3:30pm - Mon., Dec. 31, 2012, 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Phil Stinson, Classics
    "Joining Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Humanistic Research: The Traditional Karez Water System in Southern Afghanistan"
    Seminars: Digital Humanities Seminar
    Tue., Dec. 4, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Stanley Lombardo, Classics, Humanities Research Fellow
    "Purgatorio and Paradiso"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Wed., Dec. 5, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students. Lunch provided. RSVP required by November 28.
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  • John Clune, History
    "International Officers Experience American Military Education"
    Seminars: Conflict & International Change Seminar
    Fri., Dec. 7, 2012, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Hall Center Seminar Room
    Open to faculty, staff, and graduate students.
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  • Bill Lattanzi, Simons Public Humanities Fellow; Science TV Writer; Playwright
    "Chasing the Infinite Jester: A Documentary Play About David Foster Wallace and Infinite Jest"
    Seminars: Resident Fellows Seminar
    Tue., Dec. 11, 2012, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Hall Center Conference Hall
    Open to all faculty, staff, and graduate students. RSVP required by December 4 to hallcenter@ku.edu.
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