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Lecture Notes

April 1-15, 2011

IU's first Spanish and Portuguese Song Festival Friday in Frangipani Room at IMU
WHEN: April 1, 5-7 p.m.
WHERE: Frangipani Room, Indiana Memorial Union, 900 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Nine IU students, selected after an internal audition in the IU Spanish and Portuguese Department, will perform a solo or duet in either Spanish or Portuguese before an experienced jury that will choose the three best performances. The festival also will include special music performances by students and professors from the Latin American Music Center and the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-679-9169 or herrerai!indiana.edu

Indiana Law Review Symposium -- What If? -- Counterfactuals in Constitutional History
WHEN: April 1, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
WHERE: 530 W. New York St., Inlow Hall, Wynne Courtroom,100, Indianapolis
WHAT: The 2011 Indiana Law Review Symposium will explore counterfactuals in constitutional history -- the "what ifs" or "turning points" in constitutional law.
COST: Free and open to the public but registration is required
INFORMATION: http://indylaw.indiana.edu/ilr/symposiumreg.htm

Mukulika Banerjee

Mukulika Banerjee

The Savitaben Kantilal Trivedi Memorial Lecture -- Unarmed Pathans: History or Future?
WHEN: April 1, 5:30 p.m.
WHERE: Oak Room, Indiana Memorial Union, 900 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Mukulika Banerjee, reader in social anthropology at the London School of Economics, will consider how notoriously violent Pashtuns converted to an ethic of non-violence while remaining true to Islam and ideals of honor.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-5798 or india@indiana.edu

Stanley Nelson

Stanley Nelson

Stanley Nelson's 'Freedom Riders'
WHEN: April 1, 3 p.m.
WHERE: IU Cinema, 1213 E Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Stanley Nelson, an Emmy-winning MacArthur "Genius" Fellow, will discuss the premiere of his new film, Freedom Riders, which was nominated for a Grand Jury Prize at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival.
COST: Free and open to the public.
INFORMATION: 812-856-2503 or mkerchne@indiana.edu

Many Cultures, One Family Tree
WHEN: April 2, 3-7 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Hall of the Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center, 275 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: The program will include an opening invocation by Samuel Obeng of the African Studies Program; James Mumford, emeritus professor and emeritus director of the African American Choral Ensemble; and poet Maria Abugunde Hamilton of African-American and African Diaspora Studies. The event will conclude with the Family Dinner catered by Judges' Tip of the Rib Restaurant of Indianapolis and a spoken word performance and farewell dance.
COST: Free and open to the public, but pre-registration is strongly recommended to reserve tickets for the catered family dinner that concludes the event.
INFORMATION: 812-855-9271 or mcclusk@indiana.edu

Bernard Harrison

Bernard Harrison

Anti-Zionism, Antisemitism and the Rhetorical Manipulation of Reality
WHEN: April 3, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Frangipani Room, Indiana Memorial Union, 900 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Bernard Harrison emeritus professor of philosophy at the University of Utah and the University of Sussex in England, will speak on Anti-Zionism, antisemitism and the Rhetorical Manipulation of Reality.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/17780.html

Alvin Rosenfeld

Alvin Rosenfeld

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The End of the Holocaust and the Beginning of the New Antisemitism
WHEN: April 4, 8 p.m.
WHERE: Frangipani Room, Indiana Memorial Union, 900 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: AlvinRosenfeld, professor of English at IU Bloomington, will speak on "The End of the Holocaust and the Beginning of the New Antisemitism."
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/17780.html

Two Voices
WHEN: April 5, 7:30-9 p.m.
WHERE: 340 E. Neff Hall, 101, Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: An Abortion Debate with Mary Hallen-FioRito and Kathryn Kolbert
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 260-481-6895 or badiaj@ipfw.edu

African dance class
WHEN: April 5, 7-8 p.m.
WHERE: Walb Student Union, Rooms 222-224, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: African dance class
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 260-481-6494 or simmonsa@ipfw.edu

The Zoot Suit Kid Goes Global: From Tango to Hip Hop
WHEN: April 5, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Wells House, 1321 E. 10th St., Bloomington
WHAT: Roger Abrahams, a prominent folklorist, will examine the brash youth cultures that emerged in the post-Emancipation Atlantic.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-0043 or croush@indiana.edu

Graeme Dinwoodie

Graeme Dinwoodie

Global Marks in Local Markets: Territoriality in EU and U.S. Trademark Law
WHEN: April 6, noon
WHERE: Maurer School of Law, Moot Court Room, 211 South Indiana Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: Graeme Dinwoodie, professor of intellectual property and information technology law at the University of Oxford, will speak at noon in the law school's Moot Court Room.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-856-4044 or kturchi@indiana.edu

A Taste of the Mediterranean
WHEN: April 6, noon
WHERE: Walb Student Union, Room G-08, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: A cooking and tasting session co-sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 260-481-6494 or simmonsa@ipfw.edu

Scientists Are the New Rockstars
WHEN: April 7, 7-9 p.m.
WHERE: Collins Living-Learning Center, 541 N. Woodlawn Ave, Coffeehouse, Bloomington
WHAT: Scott Beibin, VJ of the Lost Film Fest, presents an interactive, playful and fun live multimedia stage show exploring the intersection between art and science with a strong focus on environmental solutions, evolved thinking, and energetic awareness.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-7354 or ycluver@indiana.edu

David Anspaugh

David Anspaugh

The Actor/Director Relationship: A Talk with David Anspaugh and Angelo Pizzo
WHEN: April 7, 3 p.m.
WHERE: IU Cinema, 1213 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Director David Anspaugh and screenwriter Angelo Pizzo will talk about the relationship between the actor and the director, and take questions from the audience.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-856-2503

Chinese Painting Class at the ACC
WHEN: April 7, 5:15-7 p.m.
WHERE: IU Asian Culture Center Conference Room, 807 E. 10th St., Bloomington
WHAT: Learn and practice traditional Chinese painting with Lan Yuzhi
COST: Participants will need to bring their own materials such as a small bottle of Chinese or Japanese ink, brush, and rice paper.
INFORMATION: 812-856-5361 or acc@indiana.edu

Sticks and Stones: My Life as an Architect
WHEN: April 7, 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Black Laboratory of Archaeology Lecture Hall, 423 N. Fess (9th & Fess Streets), Bloomington
WHAT: Lecture by local architect, Mary Krupinski, AIA
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-876-0080 or info@stoneageinstitute.org

IU Cinema to present 25th anniversary screening of 'Hoosiers' with visit from filmmakers
WHEN: April 7, 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: IU Auditorium, 1211 East Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: The event will include a private screening of the film with Hoosiers director David Anspaugh and writer-producer Angelo Pizzo, followed by a reception in the lobby of IU Auditorium with the filmmakers at 8:30 p.m.
COST: $40
INFORMATION: 812-855-1103 or tickets@indiana.edu

Storytellers

Storytellers
WHEN: April 8, 5-7 p.m.
WHERE: Kinsey Gallery, Morrison Hall, second floor, 1165 E. Third, Bloomington
WHAT: "Storytellers" features a wide range of material from The Kinsey Institute's extensive library collection, with an intriguing selection of books, pulp fiction paperbacks from the 1950s and 1960s, illustrated French and English erotic novels, underground comic books, Japanese pillow books, and other narrative texts.
COST: Free and open to the public.
INFORMATION: 812-855-8890 or catjohns@indiana.edu

European Responses to the Economic Crisis: Lessons for the US
WHEN: April 8, 8:15 a.m.
WHERE: Woodburn Hall 200, 1100 East Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: This event will bring together a diverse set of scholars along with members of the policy/business community to identify similarities and differences in crisis responses on both sides of the Atlantic.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-856-3832 or bbeyer@indiana.edu

Angelo Pizzo

Angelo Pizzo

IU Cinema Podcast -- Interview with David Anspaugh and Angelo Pizzo Live
WHEN: April 8, 3 p.m.
WHERE: IU Cinema, 1213 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
WHAT: Director David Anspaugh and screenwriter Angelo Pizzo will discuss their careers in the movie industry.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATON: 812-856-2503

The War Within: Leadership Bootcamp
WHEN: April 9, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
WHERE: IPFW campus, Fort Wayne, Ind.
WHAT: Special guest Yewande Austin is a social activist and R&B artist who has performed with the likes of the Black Eyed Peas, India Arie, Sean Paul, and Enrique Iglesias. Austin will educate students on the need for greater racial tolerance and cultural understanding.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 260-481-6883 or mieszcak@ipfw.edu

CACR to present 2011 Higher Education Cybersecurity Summit
WHEN: April 11, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
WHERE: University Conference Place, Indiana University-Purdue University campus, 850 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis
WHAT: The impact of cloud computing and mobile devices takes center stage during the summit's morning session, which will be followed by a keynote address to be announced just prior to the event. Afternoon sessions are divided into policy and technical tracks, allowing those specializing in a particular field to learn the latest from respected leaders in their area.
COST: Free and open to the public but registration is required to attend
INFORMATION: http://cacr.iu.edu/cacrsummit11-program or http://cacr.iu.edu/cacrsummit11-register

John Lantos

John Lantos

Narrative, Narcissism, and Notes from a Life in Neonatal Bioethics
WHEN: April 12, 4-5 p.m.
WHERE: Geology 126, 1001 East 10th St, Bloomington
WHAT: Dr. John Lantos, director of Pediatric Bioethics and professor of Pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine will talk about working with parents in anguishing situations, when parents and families need to navigate the complicated and uncertain world of ethical issues, values, and babies who have complications or problems.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-0262 or glmurray@indiana.edu

Membrane Estrogen Receptors activate Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors to affect Nervous System Function
WHEN: April 13, 4 p.m.
WHERE: Psychological & Brain Sciences, PY101, 1101 E. 10th St. Bloomington
WHAT: This seminar will outline recent findings describing how ERα and ERβ can be trafficked to the cell surface to initiate rapid steroid-mediated G protein-coupled receptor signaling.
COST: Free and open to the public.
INFORMATION: 812-856-1930 or mtheodor@indiana.edu

Dror Wahrman and Michel Chaouli

Dror Wahrman (left) and Michel Chaouli

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Europeans, Indians, Jews (1704); Master Classes in the Humanities: The Art of Interpretation
WHEN: April 14, 5-7 p.m.
WHERE: Moot Court Room, IU Maurer School of Law, 211 South Indiana Ave., Bloomington
WHAT: Conveners: Michel Chaouli (Germanic Studies) Dror Wahrman (History)
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: chaouli@indiana.edu or http://www.masterclassesinthehumanities.com/

IU Northwest to host public memory symposium
WHEN: April 14, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
WHERE: Indiana University Northwest, Library Conference Center, 105 B, and 110, 35th Ave., Gary, Ind.
WHAT: "The goal of this symposium is to bring into relief the stories behind structures and landscapes and remembered moments that are part of our lives but that we sometimes fail to recognize or consider what brought them into existence or why we remember them the way we do," said Assistant Professor of History Christopher Young, who organized the event.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 219-980-6563 or cjy@iun.edu

Has Pakistan's Democracy Progressed?
WHEN: April 15, 5:30 p.m.
WHERE: India Studies House, 825 E. Eighth St., Bloomington
WHAT: "Has Pakistan's Democracy Progressed?" by Akbar Zaidi, visiting professor of international and public affairs and of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-855-5798 or india@indiana.edu

The Campaign to Vindicate Li Qingzhao in Ming-Qing Times: A Chapter in Chinese Women's History
WHEN: April 15, 12-1:15 p.m.
WHERE: 1020 East Kirkwood Avenue, Ballantine Hall, 004, Bloomington
WHAT: This presentation examines how two values came into conflict with each other in treatments of Li Qingzhao and how that conflict necessitated a reconstruction of Li Qingzhao's life and reputation, with repercussions that are still with us today.
COST: Free and open to the public
INFORMATION: 812-856-1198 or easc@indiana.edu