Events

April 24, 7th Annual Shakespeare Birthday Celebration

The theme is “Drunk Shakespeare” with panel discussion, rare Shakespeare materials, and more.

May 1, Ribbons of Memory: From Diversity to Resilience

Colloquium with Virginia Nazarea, Professor of Anthropology, University of Georgia

April 23, Confronting the Carceral Crisis: Policing, Prisons & Permanent War

Jordan Camp, University of Massachusetts-Lowell and Princeton University’s Center for African American Studies.

April 19-20, Conference: Gendered Rights to the City

The UWM Dept. of Geography will host a conference of the International Geographical Union’s Gender & Geography Commission at the AGS and UWM Libraries

Italian Film Festival, April 24-26

Enjoy the local premieres of recent, critically-acclaimed Italian films at the 2015 Italian Film Festival USA of Milwaukee.

April 24, Celtic Studies’ Chuck Ward Memorial Lecture: Across the Wild Atlantic – An Overview of Irish Music in the United States

Nicholas Carolan, Director of the Irish Traditional Music Archive in Dublin, Ireland, visits UWM.

Apr. 26-29, Friends of the UWM Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale

Begins on Sunday, Apr. 26, 2-4 pm Friends only, 4-6 pm open to the public.

May 1, Communication Colloquium

State of the Marital Union

April 26, Inventing the Latin Kingdom: Art and Architecture during the Crusades

Lisa Mahoney, DePaul University, discusses material culture that played the most important role in the invention of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.

April 14, Women’s Studies Brown Bag

Erin Kaheny leads a discussion on “Diversity, Stereotypes, and Attorneys”