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Femme Friday Series: Obvious Child

Friday, June 2, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Bob Bullock Theatre

Obvious Child

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "DamNation"

Thursday, June 1, 2017 • 6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Street, Austin, TX, 78702

DamNation

Democracy and Community Action Reading Group: The Right to Privacy

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 • 7:00 PM

651 N Pleasant Valley Rd, Austin, TX 78702

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group: The Right to Privacy & the Third Amendment

Teaching through Dialogue: Spring 2017 Difficult Dialogues Symposium

Monday, May 8, 2017 • 9:00 AM

Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, Schmidt & Nowotny Rooms, 2110 San Jacinto Blvd., Austin, TX 78712

Spring 2017 Difficult Dialogues

Femme Friday Series: Middle of Nowhere

Friday, May 5, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Bob Bullock Theatre, 1800 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

Middle of Nowhere

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Code Black"

Thursday, May 4, 2017 • 6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Street, Austin, TX, 78702

Code Black

“Training the Eye, Hearing the Heart:  Art, Poetry, and Healing”

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 6:00 PM

POB 2.302 (Avaya Auditorium), 201 E. 24th St., Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Rafael Campo Series of Events 4/20/17-4/21/17

Poetry Reading: Dr. Rafael Campo

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art Atrium, 200 E. Martin Luther King Blvd. 78701

Dr. Rafael Campo Series of Events 4/20/17-4/21/17

Museum Walk with Ray Williams / Gallery Conversation with Rafael Campo

Thursday, April 20, 2017 • 7:30 PM

Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E. Martin Luther King Blvd. 78701

Dr. Rafael Campo Series of Events 4/20/17-4/21/17

Democracy and Action Reading Group: The Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 • 7:00 PM

651 N Pleasant Valley Rd, Austin, TX 78702

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "How to Change the World"

Thursday, April 6, 2017 • 6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch Library, 1105 East César Chávez Street, Austin, TX 78702

How to Change the World

Femme Friday Series: Enough Said

Friday, March 31, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Bob Bullock Theatre

Enough Said

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group: First Amendment Rights

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 • 7:00 PM

Austin Public Library Cepeda Branch, 651 North Pleasant Valley Road, Austin, TX 78702

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group

Joseph Gone: "Rethinking Mental Health Services for American Indian Communities: Postcolonial Perspectives and Possibilities"

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 • 7:00 PM

POB 2.302 (Avaya Auditorium), 201 East 24th Street, Austin, TX 78712

Joseph Gone,

Terrence Cave, "'As if, from fireflies, one could infer the field': Literature as Cognitive Environment" Public Lecture

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 • 5:30 PM

CLA 1.302, Glickman Conference Center, 305 E. 23rd St, Austin, TX 78712

Terrence Cave,

Evan Osnos: "Age of Ambition: Truth, Faith & Fortune in China"

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Belo New Media Center Auditorium (2.106), 300 W. Dean Keeton, Austin, TX 78712

Age of Ambition: Truth, Faith & Fortune in China by Evan Osnos

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Starving the Beast"

Thursday, March 2, 2017 • 6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Street, Austin, TX, 78702

Starving the Beast

Priscilla Wald: “Cells, Genes, and Stories: HeLa’s Journey from Labs to Literature"

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 • 7:00 PM

POB 2.302 (Avaya Auditorium), 201 East 24th Street, Austin, TX 78712

Priscilla Wald, Distinguished Visiting Lecture

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 • 7:00 PM

Cepeda Branch, Austin Public Library, 651 N. Pleasant Valley Road, Austin, TX 78702

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group

David Roediger: "Reconsidering Race and Class"

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 • 7:00 PM

Belo Center for New Media 1.202, 300 W. Dean Keeton, Austin, TX

David Roediger,

16th Annual Sequels Symposium: Security, Precarity, Surveillance

Friday, February 17, 2017 • 9:30 AM

CLA 1.302D, 305 W. 23rd St., Austin, TX 78712

16th Annual Sequels Symposium

16th Annual Sequels Symposium: Security, Precarity, Surveillance

Thursday, February 16, 2017 • 7:00 PM

CLA 1.302B 305 E. 23rd St., Austin, TX 78712

16th Annual Sequels Symposium

"Envisioning Peace Through Dialogue: A Conversation Among Young Israeli and Palestinian Women" Difficult Dialogues Spring Public Forum

Monday, February 13, 2017 • 7:00 PM

UNB Santa Rita Suite 3.502, Guadalupe St. and W. 24th St., Austin, TX 78712

Spring 2017 Difficult Dialogues Public Forum

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "Southwest of Salem"

Thursday, February 2, 2017 • 6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX

Southwest of Salem

Femme Friday Series: The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Friday, January 27, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Bob Bullock Theatre

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

O N E E V E R Y O N E: A Conversation with Ann Hamilton

Thursday, January 26, 2017 • 7:00 PM

LBJ Auditorium

O N E E V E R Y O N E - Chaisten

Democracy and Community Action Reading Group Organizing Meeting

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 • 7:00 PM

651 N Pleasant Valley Road

Democracy & Community Action Reading Group

Controversy & Conversation Film Screening: "How to Die in Oregon"

Thursday, January 5, 2017 • 6:30 PM

APL Terrazas Branch Library, 1105 East César Chávez Street, Austin, TX 78702

How to Die in Oregon


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