Ronda Henry, “Barack Obama, Gender, and Pop Culture”

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January 27, 2015 | 12:00-1:00 Location: IUPUI University Library, Room 4115P Free tickets available below Barack Obama’s Dreams From My Father (1994) used women’s bodies to establish a socially and culturally popular “brand” upon which he could build his political career.  Women function as signs of a non-threatening black masculine identity constructed to counter contemporary […]

IUPUI is a three-peat winner: Campus receives award for exemplary diversity initiatives

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INDIANAPOLIS — For the third year in a row, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis was selected to receive the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award from Insight Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. As a recipient of this national award that honors U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an […]

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“The Education of Auma Obama,” a film by Branwen Okpako: screening and discussion with filmmaker

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. University Library, Lily Auditorium 755 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN 46202 Admission free Reception with light refreshments to follow Branwen Okpako is a highly talented and successful Nigerian-Welsh documentary filmmaker, who now lives and works in Berlin, Germany, where in 1999 she received a degree in Film […]

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Research grant: Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture, Duke University

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The Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History and Culture, part of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Bok & Manuscript Library at Duke University, announces the availability of Mary Lily Research Grants for research travel to our collections in Durham, North Carolina. The Sallie Bingham Center documents the public and private lives of women through a […]

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Cuba’s 2013 Venice Biennale representative to speak at Herron School of Art and Design

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Artist Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons will appear at Herron School of Art and Design as the 2013 Jane Fortune Outstanding Women Visiting Artist Lecturer. Her artist’s talk, titled “Global Journey,” is scheduled to take place on December 4 in the Basile Auditorium at 6:00 p.m., the same night the Undergraduate Student Exhibition opens in the Berkshire, […]

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Lecture: James F. Brooks, “Women, Men, and Evangelism in the American Southwest”

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Dr. James F. Brooks, Research Fellow, School for Advanced Research “Women, Men, and Evangelism in the American Southwest”  October 17 IUPUI Campus Center Room 409 7-8pm Support provided by the IUPUI Department of History Tickets available for free here: https://jamesbrooks.eventbrite.com James F. Brooks is an American historian whose work on slavery, captivity and kinship in the […]