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Carmen Bugan: Artistic distance and the language of oppression 3:00 pm
Carmen Bugan: Artistic distance and the language of oppression @ 1300 Chemistry Dow Lab
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Poet and memoirist Carmen Bugan was born in Romania and emigrated to the United States in 1989. She earned a BA from the University of Michigan Residential College, an MA in creative writing from Lancaster …

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Poetry at Literati: Elizabeth Schmuhl: Premonitions 7:00 pm
Poetry at Literati: Elizabeth Schmuhl: Premonitions @ Literati
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is exited to host poet Elizabeth Schmuhl, an RC Creative Writing alum, who will be reading from her new collection Premonitions. Keith Taylor will give an introduction to the reading and lead a Q&A discussion aftewards. …

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Residential College Reading featuring Carmen Bugan, David Cope, and Ken Mikolowski 7:00 pm
Residential College Reading featuring Carmen Bugan, David Cope, and Ken Mikolowski @ Benzinger Library
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Poet and memoirist Carmen Bugan was born in Romania and emigrated to the United States in 1989. She earned a BA from the University of Michigan Residential College, an MA in creative writing from Lancaster …

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Hannah Ensor: Love Dream with Television 7:00 pm
Hannah Ensor: Love Dream with Television @ Literati
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This local poet reads from Love Dream with Television, her debut collection, written in Tucson, Arizona, that “wonders through the ways in which television, film, advertising, sporting events, and celebrity culture weave their ways into our lived …

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Jill S. Harris Memorial Lecture: Ibrahim Abdul-Matin: From Domination to Regeneration: Cultivating a New World View in Perilous Times 5:30 pm
Jill S. Harris Memorial Lecture: Ibrahim Abdul-Matin: From Domination to Regeneration: Cultivating a New World View in Perilous Times @ Rackham Amphitheater
Oct 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Talk by environmental journalist Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, a New York City policy advisor who wrote Green Deen: What Islam Teaches about Protecting the Planet. 5:30 p.m., Rackham Amphitheatre (4th floor). Free. 936-3518
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Lillian Li: The Publication Journey: From Idea to Book 6:00 pm
Lillian Li: The Publication Journey: From Idea to Book @ AADL Multipurpose Room
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Talk by local novelist Lillian Li. 6-8 p.m., AADL Downtown multipurpose rm. Free. 327-4200
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RC Robertson Lecture: Nancy Blum: Not Separate from the Street 4:30 pm
RC Robertson Lecture: Nancy Blum: Not Separate from the Street @ Keene Theater, East Quad
Oct 19 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Robertson Lecture is an endowed annual event of the LSA Residential College, and is a lasting gift of the first Dean of the RC, James Robertson. The lecturer is traditionally a notable alumna/us of …

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RC Players: Red Eye 24-Hour Theater 8:00 pm
RC Players: Red Eye 24-Hour Theater @ Keene Theater, East Quad
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Participants write, direct, and perform their show in 24 hours from scratch), Performance. Free, but pay what you can.    
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Poetry at Literati: Phillip Crymble and Sarah Messer 7:00 pm
Poetry at Literati: Phillip Crymble and Sarah Messer @ Literati
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Literati is thrilled to welcome poets Phillip Crymble and Sarah Messer who will be sharing with us some of their latest work. About Not Even Laughter: A clearance bin of corner-cut records, remaindered paperbacks, and canisters of …

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Lecture: Irina Khutsieva: Theater, Sociability, and Politics in Putin’s Russia 12:00 pm
Lecture: Irina Khutsieva: Theater, Sociability, and Politics in Putin’s Russia @ 1010 Weiser Hall
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Irina Khutsieva is RC Artist in Residence. The theater world in Russia is lively as ever, with a range of styles and interests represented by innovative and original work. But that world is also under …

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