Marc Lamont Hill to keynote IUPUI dinner honoring Martin Luther King’s legacy

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Journalist, educator, hip-hop generation intellectual and Ebony Power 100 honoree Marc Lamont Hill will deliver the keynote address during the 46th annual Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Dinner. Hill, distinguished professor of African American studies at Morehouse College in Atlanta, was included among Ebony magazine’s annual list of the 100 “most […]

‘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 . […]

Wein Artist Prize of $50,000 goes to Herron alumnus Samuel Levi Jones

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“Sam Jones (B.F.A. ’09 in Photography) is an artist with a dream,” said Professor Linda Adele Goodine, who teaches photography and intermedia at Herron. “He has followed his vision to graduate school and now, the larger art stage. It’s an infinite plan to create and bring wonder and curiosity to the public by making art that begs […]

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 […]

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Ethnomusicologist, conductor, and activist André de Quadros keynotes symposium on global health and music

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Wednesday, November 13, 2013 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lily Auditorium in University Library – UL0130 Professor André de Quadros, Boston University, will deliver the keynote address at the 2013 pre-conference symposium of the Society for Ethnomusicology. His presentation is titled “Music, the Arts, and Global Health–in Search of Sangam, its Theory, and Paradigms.” Music and […]