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Distinguished Professor Elizabeth Margulis and Chancellor Joe Steinmetz to Lecture on 'Brain and Music'

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The lecture will offer a preview of the Honors College Signature Seminar coming next spring during a lecture at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, in Gearhart Hall Auditorium.

 

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Lecture to Discuss Boundaries, Bridges of Medieval Mediterranean Language, Tonight

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Karla Mallette, professor of Italian and Mediterranean studies at the University of Michigan, will give a lecture at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, in Gearhart Hall (GEAR) Room 26.

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Visiting Writer in Translation to Present a Public Reading Oct. 25

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Curtis Bauer, the 2018-19 Walton Visiting Writer in Translation, will give a free public reading of his work at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in the Graduate Education Building auditorium.

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Special Collections Hosts Event for Frank Stanford Literary Festival

Monday, September 17, 2018

Special Collections department will host a drop-in event from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, in the Special Collections Reading Room in Mullins Library.

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Three U of A Student Films Selected for Fayetteville Film Festival 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

The documentary Mike the Birdman will screen at the Fayetteville Film Festival at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, at the Global Campus Theatre. Chess and Homeless in Boomtown will also be shown.

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U of A's Arkansas International Literary Journal Hosts Benefit Concert

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The biannual literary journal’s Sept. 14 concert will feature old-time musician, singer-songwriter and M.F.A. graduate Willi Carlisle.

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Lecture to Discuss Boundaries, Bridges of Medieval Mediterranean Language, Sept. 20

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

University of Michigan's Karla Mallette will give a lecture titled "Lives of the Great Languages: Arabic, Latin and the Mediterranean Lingua Franca" at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20 in Gearhart Hall Room 26.

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Call for Presenters: Geographic Information Systems Day Open House

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The University Libraries are pleased to host an Open House from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in ARKU 504 in celebration of Geographic Information Systems Day.

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Spruill to Present 'Women's Rights, Family Values and the Polarization of American Politics' Sept. 12

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Marjorie J. Spruill, professor emerita at the University of South Carolina, will present "Women's Rights, Family Values and the Polarization of American Politics" at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in Giffel's Auditorium.

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Crowdfunding Pitches as Genre Writing

Friday, September 07, 2018

Adam Pope, visiting assistant professor of English, says successful campaigns go beyond an initial pitch, expanding with a steady stream of updates in various media, crafting an experience for donors.

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