For information about UWM’s fall semester plans, visit the Fall 2020 Reopening website.

Spring 2020 Event Schedule

All events in Curtin 175 unless otherwise noted.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7  |  3:30 pm (Curtin 118)
Raine Koskimaa (Art and Culture Studies, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland)
Introduction to eSport Culture
*cosponsored with C21’s Serious Play Collaboratory

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14  |  3:30 pm
Edward Shanken (Digital Art & New Media, UC Santa Cruz)
Deus ex Poiesis: A Manifesto for the End of the World and the Future of Art and Technology
*cosponsored with the Digital Humanities Lab
brown bag discussion at noon in the DH Lab

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18  |  Noon
Brown Bag w/Nina Edler
Artist and Researcher Based in New Mexico

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20  |  3:00 pm (American Geographical Society Library, UWM Golda Meir Library, Third Floor East Wing)
Maxwell Woods (Literatura, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile)
On the Chilean Social Explosion of 2019: Urban Segregation, Public Transport as Public Space, and Neoliberal Modernity
*cosponsored by C21, the Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, and the LACUSL Speaker Series

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28  |  3:30 pm
Courtney Baker (English, UC Riverside)
Framing Black Performance: Selma and the Poetics of Representation
brown bag discussion at noon

FRIDAY, MARCH 6  |  3:30 pm
Kavita Daiya (English, The George Washington University)
Graphic Migrations: Hannah Arendt, Statelessness, and South Asia Across Media
brown bag discussion at noon

(CANCELLED) FRIDAY, APRIL 17  |  3:30 pm
Thy Phu (English, Western University)
Warring Visions: Photography and the Vietnam Conflict
brown bag discussion at noon

(CANCELLED) APRIL 30-MAY 2
Spring Conference: #ALT_MKE: Stories of a 21st Century City