Eastern Michigan University

Thu Mar 14, 2013

Anarcha and the Medical Plantation: Black Culture/Disability Culture-Women's History Month 2013

From 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

Student Center - Room 330

The activists, artists, academic and healers who came together through the Anarcha Project speak about the echoes of historical injury and the effects of slavery medicine on contemporary health care inequalities.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Making Sense: Identifying Black Feminist Theories of Knowledge-Women's History Month 2013

From 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Pray Harrold - Room 216

This talk examines how three metaphors from US Black women's social theory—jeopardy, interstices, and intersectionality—illuminate three different ways of approaching our social world.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Fast-a-thon

From 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Student Center, Room 310A

Muslims and Non-Muslims are encouraged to fast for the day and then come to the event for a free dinner! During the event, we will have a guest speaker who will talk about what fasting means in Islam, followed with a Q & A session.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Poetry Reading

From 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Dreamland Theater

Performance of Muriel Rukeyser's groundbreaking documentary poem "Book of the Dead" by Carla Harryman and co., and poetry reading by Catherine Taylor, Tyrone Williams, and Judith Goldman.
7pm, Dreamland Theater, 26 N. Washington Street, Ypsilanti, MI.

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Cost: Free

Open to the public

LBC Approved: Yes

Fri Mar 15, 2013

Muriel Rukeyser Centenary Symposium

From 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Halle Library and Student Center

Film and Panel: "The Race for the Double Helix"-Women's History Month 2013

From 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Halle Library - Room 300

Sat Mar 16, 2013

Muriel Rukeyser Centenary Symposium

From 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM

Halle Library and Student Center

Sun Mar 17, 2013

No events

Mon Mar 18, 2013

No events

Tue Mar 19, 2013

Women of Color Support Group

From 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

KIVA Room (Rm. 360) in Student Center

How to Fix Big Time College Sports

From 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Student Center Auditorium

Wed Mar 20, 2013

Reception for Subverting Modernism: Cass Corridor Revisited

From 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

University Gallery, Student Center

Coming Out Being Out Support Group

From 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

KIVA Room (Rm. 360) in Student Center

Lecture: Envisioning Real Utopias in Detroit, by Vince Carducci

From 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Student Center, Rm. 310 A&B

TRUEMU night at Comerica Park, July 30

Youth Day Saturday August 16

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