Lecture: Andrea Jain, “Selling Yoga: From Counterculture to Pop Culture”

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January 21, 2015 | 12:00-1:00 Location: IUPUI University Library, Room 4115P Free tickets available below Premodern and early modern yoga comprise techniques with a wide range of aims, from turning inward in quest of the true self, to turning outward for divine union, to channeling bodily energy in pursuit of sexual pleasure. Early modern yoga […]

The Ideology Problem in Teaching and Scholarship: U.S. Intellectual History Conference in Indianapolis, Oct. 9, 2014

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The sixth annual U.S. Intellectual History Conference in Indianapolis, Oct. 9-12th, 2014, will open with a special two-hour plenary session on THE IDEOLOGY PROBLEM IN TEACHING AND SCHOLARSHIP. This event will be free and open to the public. We are also happy to announce that RICK PERLSTEIN will be joining our distinguished panel to discuss this subject. […]

Reception and Lecture | “Cadaver, Speak: Poems from the Dissection Lab” by Marianne Boruch on Oct. 30

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Marianne Boruch, “Cadaver, Speak: Poems from the Dissection Lab” October 30, 2014 Reception: 6:00, Performance: 7:00-8:30 IUPUI Emerson Hall, Auditorium, EH 304 545 Barnhill Dr. Some books begin as a dare to the self. Marianne Boruch’s newest collection, Cadaver, Speak, is an unsettling double, a heart of two chambers. The first half is attuned to […]

Mike O’Connor presents “Two Santas: The Intellectual Roots of Conservative Tax Cutting”

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Date: October 8, 2014 Time: 12:00-1:00 Location: IUPUI University Library 4115S (IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute) “Tax-cutting is such a prominent concern among conservatives today that one could understandably believe it to be central to the meaning of conservatism. Yet this is not the case: during the middle of the twentieth century, conservatives were defined […]

Upcoming Grant Deadlines for New Frontiers in the Arts & Humanities

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The IU Vice President for Research invites  proposals for the 2014-15 New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities grants program. The objective of the New Frontiers program is to help faculty members from all Indiana University campuses by supporting the initial stages of path-breaking and transformative programs of scholarly or creative activity in the arts […]

TEDxIndianapolis and the IUPUI Arts & Humanities Institute Team Up for Free Ticket Giveway

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TEDxIndianapolis and the IUPUI Arts & Humanities Institute have teamed up for a free ticket giveaway for two inspiring and entertaining events during the month of October. Just tweet or retweet this announcement between September 3 and September 8 with the hashtag #IAHITEDx, and you will be entered into our drawing to win a ticket to the Entanglements Lecture […]

Claire Potter on Academics and the University of Facebook

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DATE: 13 October 2014 TIME: 11:00-12:00 LOCATION: IUPUI Campus Center, Room 268 Tickets are free, but registration is required. Dr. Claire Potter, “The University of Facebook” What role does social media play in our careers as activist academics who are, to paraphrase psychologist Sherry Turkle, increasingly “alone together?” Social media is playing a crucial role […]

E.O. Wilson and Katherine Hayles “What Makes us Human?”

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Entanglements Lecture Series E.O. Wilson and Katherine Hayles, “What Makes us Human?” October 8, 2014 | 7:00-8:45 Indianapolis Central Library, Clowes Auditorium Click here for free tickets When did we become human? Are human and animal societies that much different? Do we already live in an age of cyborgs? E.O. Wilson and Katherine Hayles visit Indianapolis as […]

Randa Jarrar, Award-Winning Novelist, Coming to IUPUI

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As part of the Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Symposium, the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute in collaboration with the IUPUI Library and the Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series invites you to join us on the evening of November 17 for a presentation by Randa Jarrar. Time: 7:00-8:30 pm Date: November 17, 2014 Location: Basile Auditorium, […]