Events

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015
2:15 PM Mellon Globalization Forum faculty research lecture: "Bringing Them Down”: The Discourse of “Shrubbing” in Kenyan High Schools
Gailor 202
Wednesday, Apr. 1, 2015
4:30 PM "Sewanee Remembers" keynote lecture by Dagmar Herzog
Gailor Auditorium
Tuesday, Sep. 8, 2015
4:30 PM Sewanee Responds: A Panel Discussion on the Destruction of the Ancient City of Palmyra
Gailor Auditorium
Friday, Sep. 18, 2015
12:00 PM MGF teaching workshop led by Dr. Benjamin Rifkin: Teaching Through Discussion: Getting Students to Talk (and Learn)
EQB Bulding
Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
12:00 PM MGF faculty workshop on globalization: Building On what You Have: Conditions for Integrated and Outcome-based Approach to Internationalization.
McClurg Dining Hall in Rooms 206A, B, and C
Friday, Nov. 6, 2015
12:00 PM Mellon Globalization Forum Workshop on Faculty Summer Grants
Trustees Room at McClurg
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
3:00 PM "Make Tea, Not War": A Global Tea Event
McClurg Dining Hall
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015
6:00 PM The Syrian Refugee Crisis in the Context of Migration Theory and Practice
Gailor Auditorium
Monday, Jan. 25, 2016
7:30 PM Screening of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
SUT
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
7:30 PM "1947 Earth" (dir. Deepa Mehta, 1998, India), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Dharitri Bhattacharjee
SUT
Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016
7:30 PM "Nostalgia for the Light" (dir. Patricio Guzmán, 2010, Chile), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Arturo Marquez-Gomez
Sewanee Union Theatre
Monday, Feb. 29, 2016
6:30 PM Come watch Ugandan film "Imba Means Sing"
Gailor Auditorium
Monday, Mar. 7, 2016
7:30 PM "The Tribe" (dir. Miroslav Slaboshpitsky, 2015, Ukraine), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Yuliya Ladygina
SUT
Monday, Mar. 21, 2016
7:30 PM "I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone" (dir. Tsai Ming-liang, 2006, Taiwan and Malaysia), introduction and Q&A with Brandon Kemp and Dr. Casey Schoenberger
SUT
Saturday, Mar. 26, 2016
2:00 PM Holy Saturday Egg Decorating
St. Mark's Hall, Otey Memorial Parish
Tuesday, Apr. 5, 2016
7:30 PM Cheri Magid's play "The Gaba Girl"
Black Box Theater at the Tennessee Williams Center
Wednesday, Apr. 6, 2016
5:00 PM Dr. Donovan Schaefer Lecture
Gailor Auditorium
Friday, Apr. 8, 2016
5:30 PM Artist Talk by Pippa Browne on "Function and Fetish: Comments on Breastfeeding"
Greenspace Studio
Saturday, Apr. 9, 2016
11:00 AM Function and Fetish: Comments on Breastfeeding: an exhibit of paintings by Pippa Browne
Greenspace Studio
Monday, Apr. 11, 2016
4:30 PM Lectures "'The American Walk': Global Contact, Gesture, Rhythm, and Poetry" and "Horror Old and New: Nakata Hideo’s Ringu (1998) between J-Horror and Hibakusha Cinema"
Gailor Auditorium
Tuesday, Apr. 12, 2016
7:30 PM "Yesterday" (dir. Darrell Roodt, 2004, South Africa), Introduction and Q&A with Dr. Amy Patterson
SUT
Thursday, Apr. 14, 2016
4:30 PM Keynote lecture “The Mortal Body: Russian and American Ways of (Not) Knowing” by Dr. Jehanne Gheith (Duke University)
Gailor Auditorium
Friday, Apr. 15, 2016
1:00 PM "'Why All the Fuss about the Body?': An Interdisciplinary Conference on Local and Global/ized Bodies": 28 faculty and student presentations
EQB Building
Saturday, Apr. 16, 2016
9:00 AM "'Why All the Fuss about the Body?': An Interdisciplinary Conference on Local and Global/ized Bodies": 28 faculty and student presentations
EQB Building
Tuesday, Apr. 19, 2016
7:30 PM "The Skin I Live In" (dir. Pedro Almodóvar, 2011, Spain), introduction and Q&A with Dr. Arturo Marquez-Gomez
SUT
Monday, Apr. 25, 2016
7:30 PM "Son of Saul", introduction and Q&A with Dr. Justyna Beinek
SUT
Thursday, Sep. 22, 2016
5:30 PM Talk on Indigenous Languages in Paraguay
Gailor 225, Language Resource Center
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016
7:30 PM Special Memorial Screening of "Man of Marble"
Sewanee Union Theater
Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016
5:00 PM Turkish Human Rights Discussion
McGriff Alumni House
Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016
5:30 PM 2nd Annual International Karaoke Night
Tiger Bay Pub
Friday, Dec. 2, 2016
1:00 PM Annual Grant Workshop
McClurg 206 ABC
1:00 PM MGF Course Development Grants Workshop
McClurg, room 206 (upstairs)
Friday, Mar. 31, 2017
12:00 PM Participatory Art Event with Pippa Browne
Greenspace Gallery (green building behind Woody's Bike Shop & Shenanigans)
Saturday, Apr. 1, 2017
4:30 PM Brock Gordon & Pippa Browne Exhibition Opening
Greenspace Gallery (behind Woody's Bike Shop & Shenanigans)
Thursday, Apr. 6, 2017
4:30 PM Keynote Address: "Genghis Khan, Thomas Jefferson, and God: A Sense of Place"
Gailor Auditorium
Friday, Apr. 7, 2017
12:45 PM Day 1 of “A Sense of Space and Place: Global and Local Perspectives”
EQB House
Saturday, Apr. 8, 2017
9:00 AM Day 2 of “A Sense of Space and Place: Global and Local Perspectives”
EQB House
Sunday, Apr. 9, 2017
1:00 PM The Walking Tour of the King Farm Site on the Domain
Bishops Common (then getting on vans to King's Farm)
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 2017
6:30 PM Reading of Edith Freni's Play, "The Mystic"
Guerry Garth Lawn or Convocation in case of rain
Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017
4:30 PM "The Babushkas of Chernobyl" Screening
Gailor Auditorium
Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2017
12:00 PM Dr. Lucia Garcia-Santana's lecture on the Galician cultural heritage in Argentina
McClurg, Room 206
4:30 PM Screening of "Fire at Sea"
Gailor Auditorium
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