Previous Events

2012 SPRING LECTURE SERIES “IS PEACEMAKING IN AFRICA A LOST CAUSE?”Feb 23, 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM
Tom Lundberg: Microcosms from Feb 23, 2012 09:00 AM to Mar 25, 2012 04:30 PMHite Galleries, Schneider Hall,
Studio Theatre from Feb 22, 2012 08:00 PM to Mar 22, 2012 09:00 PMThrust Theatre,
Free event produced by Theatre Arts' Studio Theatre, a student driven production company.
Anne Braden Institute Faculty Research Fund AwardsFeb 17, 2012 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PMHumanities Bldg, Room 100,
Faculty Research Forum presents the 2010 recipients of the Anne Braden Institute Faculty Research Fund Awards
February A&S Faculty AssemblyFeb 17, 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:15 PMHumanities 100,
A&S Hall of Honor Induction CeremonyFeb 16, 2012 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PMSpeed Art Museum, 2035 South Third St.,
Studio TheatreFeb 09, 2012 from 08:00 PM to 09:00 PMThrust Theatre,
Free event produced by Theatre Arts' Studio Theatre, a student driven production company.
Axton series - Brian ChristianFeb 09, 2012 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PMBingham Poetry Room, Ekstrom Library,
Brian Christian, author of “The Most Human Human: What Talking with Computers Teaches Us About What It Means to Be Alive,” which was a Wall Street Journal best-seller and has been translated into 10 languages. His writing has appeared in literary and scientific journals and in The Atlantic, Wired and The Guardian, and he has been featured on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” “The Charlie Rose Show” and National Public Radio’s “Radiolab.”
PBK Lecture by Eugene Robinson, "Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America"Feb 07, 2012 from 06:00 PM to 08:00 PMSchool of Music, Comstock Hall,
Attack of the Difficult PoemsFeb 03, 2012 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PM
Wittreich lecture / reading by Charles Bernstein
how and why millions of Americans are creating a time-rich, ecologically-light, small-scale, high-satisfaction economyFeb 03, 2012 from 01:00 PM to 02:30 PMDavidson Hall, Room 301,
Juliet Schor, author of “Plenitude: The New Economics of True Wealth” will be speaking on campus by skype hookup on “how and why millions of Americans are creating a time-rich, ecologically-light, small-scale, high-satisfaction economy”. Friday February 3, 1:00 p.m. in Davidson Hall, Room 301. Free and open to the public. This is the first event in the spring 2012 Social Change lecture series on Green Economics.
“Meet the Professor” - Professor Fabian CrespoFeb 02, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PMUniversity Club,
Changing Bodies and Lifestyles: Lessons from the Immune System
Theatre production "Blues for an Alabama Sky" from Feb 01, 2012 08:00 PM to Feb 05, 2012 03:00 PMThrust Theatre, 2314 S. Floyd St.,
Theatre Arts Production: "Blues for an Alabama Sky" from Feb 01, 2012 08:00 PM to Feb 05, 2012 11:00 PMThrust Theatre, University of Louisville, Belknap Campus,
“Blues for an Alabama Sky,” a poignant drama by Pearl Cleage, examines the struggles of friends to achieve their dreams amidst the harsh realities of Harlem during the Great Depression. Directed by Nefertiti Burton, associate theater professor, the AATP production will be presented at the Thrust Theatre, Feb. 1-5, 2012.
Good Food for All: Food Democracy or Food Tyranny?Feb 01, 2012 from 06:00 PM to 07:30 PMShumaker Research Building, University of Louisville,
Mark Winne Lecture on February 1st
Reading Shaaban RobertJan 27, 2012 from 03:30 PM to 05:00 PMHumanities Bldg, Room 100,
Faculty Research Forum presents Masolo, Department of Philosophy, "Reading Shaaban Robert" -- flyer attached for posting to the event page.
January A&S Faculty AssemblyJan 27, 2012 from 02:00 PM to 03:15 PMHumanities 100,
Alysia Fischer: Consumed from Jan 27, 2012 11:00 AM to Feb 25, 2012 06:00 PMCressman Center for Visual Arts,
The University of Louisville Hite Art Institute is pleased to announce the opening of an installation of sculptural work by Miami University professor, artist, and anthropologist Alysia Fischer at the Cressman Center for Visual Arts. Consumed, which features Fischer’s innovative use and manipulation of recycled inner tubes to create tactile objects that come alive with light and shadow, will open January 27, 2012. Dr. Fischer will present a public gallery talk on February 3 at 6pm. A reception in conjunction with the First Friday Trolley Hop will follow the lecture.
Cressman Gallery -- Alysia Fischer, Installation from Jan 27, 2012 12:00 AM to Feb 25, 2012 12:00 AMCressman Center, 100 East Main Street,
Hite Art Institute Exhibitions 2011/12
Center for Asian Democracy: “Reform in the ‘Golden Land’: U.S. Policy and Perspectives on Change in Burma.”Jan 26, 2012 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PMPNC Club, Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium, 2800 S. Floyd St.,
Derek Mitchell will give the UofL Center for Asian Democracy’s inaugural lecture on Asian democracy.