Award-winning Photographer Greg Constantine Visits Indianapolis on March 22

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Join the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute for a presentation, discussion and book signing by award-winning photographer and Indianapolis native, Greg Constantine about his critically acclaimed photography book Nowhere People. DATE: March 22 TIME: 7:00pm LOCATION: IUPUI Campus Center Theater; 420 University Blvd.; Indianapolis, IN 46202 PARKING: Vermont St. Garage (1004 W. Vermont St.) or Barnhill Garage (345 […]

Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (DRL) Fostering Civil, Political, and Labor Rights in Cuba Applications Now Available

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DRL invites organizations to submit SOIs for programs that promote internationally-recognized individual, civil, political, and labor rights – as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements – in Cuba. The Cuban government fails to respect freedom of speech and the press, restricts internet access, maintains a monopoly on political […]

‘Al-Mutanabbi Street’ symposium at IUPUI features reading by novelist Randa Jarrar

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Award-winning novelist Randa Jarrar will conclude the fall Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series with a presentation at the Herron School of Art & Design Basile Auditorium as part of the Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here Symposium at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Jarrar’s reading at 7 p.m. Nov. 17 is free, but registration is required . […]

Frederick Douglass scholars, IUPUI to celebrate publication of Douglass’ ‘The Heroic Slave’

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INDIANAPOLIS — University scholars from the U.S. and Europe will gather at an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis event next month celebrating a new publication of an “underappreciated gem” – a novel authored by famous abolitionist Frederick Douglass. The Frederick Douglass Papers Edition, a documentary editing project of the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI, […]

Open Society Foundations Invites Applications for Social Justice Photography Projects

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The Open Society Documentary Photography Project is accepting applications for photography projects that can be used as tools for social change. The foundation’s Audience Engagement program supports projects that address a pressing social justice or human rights problems and provide concrete ways for photographers, organizations, and their target audiences to create positive social impact. Projects […]