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April

Friday, April 29, 2016 - Sunday, May 1, 2016
Symposium on the Teaching and Testing of L2 Interactional Competence
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Farnsworth Pavilion RMC/Ley Student Center

Thursday, April 28, 2016
How Numbers Lie: Intersectional Violence and the Quantification of Race
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 115 - Dean's Conference Room Humanities Building

Thursday, April 28, 2016
STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Honors Thesis & Seminar/Practicum Reception
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location TBA Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Toward a Theory of Reciprocity: Constructing a Hermeneutic of Relationality for Black Theological Discourse
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
215 Humanities Building

Monday, April 25, 2016
Nominalization and possession in Formosan languages
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
126 Herring Hall

Friday, April 22, 2016
Natural-Born Aristotelians
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building

Friday, April 22, 2016
Neoliberalism Versus Democracy: Ten Theses
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 100 Herring Hall

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Mavis C. Pitman Award Exhibition 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gallery Rice Media Center

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - Saturday, May 14, 2016
53rd Annual Student Art Exhibition, Awards Ceremony and Student Film Showcase

Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Postcolonial Satire in Cynical Times
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lounge Herring Hall

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
GEM Collective: Commencement Lectures
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Saturday, April 16, 2016
Undergraduate Conference on Medieval Studies
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
117 Humanities Building

Friday, April 15, 2016
CSWGS Annual Graduate Symposium
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM
TBA Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Friday, April 15, 2016
Valerie Hansen: The World in the Year 1000: The View from Beijing
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory

Friday, April 15, 2016
Echoes of the Future-Past: Slavery and Sonic Testimony in African American and Diasporic Literature 1845-Present
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
English Department Lounge Herring Hall

Friday, April 15, 2016
Hannah Mary Tabbs, a Disembodied Torso, and Messiness that Matters by Dr. Kali Gross
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
106 Rayzor Hall

Thursday, April 14, 2016
The Romantic Reinvention of Imperial China, 1759–1857
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
English Department Lounge Herring Hall

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Democratic Demographics: A Literary Genealogy of American Sustainability
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
English Department Lounge Herring Hall

Saturday, April 9, 2016
Rice Cinema and Humanities Seminar to screen THE TREE OF LIFE (2011)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Friday, April 8, 2016
Image Consciousness and the Structure of Perception
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building

Friday, April 8, 2016
ARTS 465 SHOW
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
POOL Tudor Fieldhouse

Friday, April 8, 2016
Afro-Brazillan Religion and its Atlantic Connections with Luis Nicolau Pares
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
328 Humanities Building

Thursday, April 7, 2016
The Wrongness of Killing
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
227 Humanities Building

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Rice Cinema and Humanities Seminar to screen THE THIN RED LINE
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Paper and Parchment: Medieval Music, Architectural Drawings, and Illuminated Books
9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Spring 2016 Film Series: “SCREENING THE LAW” --Andreas Veil, The Kick (2006)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
307 Sewall Hall

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Rice Cinema and Humanities Seminar to screen DAYS OF HEAVEN (1978)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 Rice Media Center

Monday, April 4, 2016
Sovereign Spaces: Negotiating Native and Federal Power in the Old Southwest
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
315 Humanities Building

Monday, April 4, 2016
Open Studio with Patricia Bellan Gillen
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
201 Sewall Hall

Monday, April 4, 2016
Artist presentation : Patricia Bellan-Gillen
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
201 Sewall Hall

Monday, April 4, 2016
Environmental Ethics, Reciprocity, and the Prolem of Agency
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 303 Sewall Hall

Saturday, April 2, 2016
Bernardo de Gálvez: Spanish's Hero of the American Revolution
12:30 PM - 6:30 PM
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

Saturday, April 2, 2016
Open Studio with Patricia Bellan Gillen
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
201 Sewall Hall

Friday, April 1, 2016
The Domestication of Paul: Christian Responses to the Rise of Paul in the Second Century
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Reli Lounge Humanities Building

Friday, April 1, 2016
Open Studio with Patricia Bellan Gillen
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
201 Sewall Hall

March

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Gray/Wawro Lecture Series: Svati P. Shah: "Progress and Its Other: Sexuality, Temporality, and Urbanization in India"
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Room 100 Herring Hall

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Open Studio with Patricia Bellan Gillen
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
201 Sewall Hall

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Rice Cinema and the Green Film Series
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Open Studio with Patricia Bellan Gillen
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
201 Sewall Hall

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Cognition as a Social Skill
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
117 Humanities Building

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Lunch & Learn: Shayna Sheinfield
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
118 Humanities Building

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
America, Energy and War
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Farnsworth RMC/Ley Student Center

Monday, March 28, 2016
Art & Music in Spain
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
309 Sewall Hall

Saturday, March 26, 2016
Terror and Representation
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
327 Humanities Building

Thursday, March 24, 2016
Martel Distinguished Lecture: Sarah S. Richardson: "The Maternal Mystique: Gender and Science at the Maternal-Fetal Interface"
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
McMurtry Auditorium George R. Brown Hall

Thursday, March 24, 2016
E.R. Gallery to present "Carta" by Sergio Soave
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
402 Sewall Hall

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - Friday, September 23, 2016
Approved...Not! - Comic Arts Teaching and Study Workshop

417 Sewall Hall

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Flamenco and Multiple Intelligences
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
309 Sewall Hall

Saturday, March 19, 2016 - Sunday, March 20, 2016
Inside/Outside Yiddish Conference
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM
117 Humanities Building

Saturday, March 19, 2016
62nd Annual Flaherty Film Seminar
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Friday, March 18, 2016 - Sunday, March 20, 2016
Rockwell Conference and GEM Collective
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Ethics, Politics and Society Lecture Series
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Civics in the Age of Mistrust
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Founder's Room Lovett Hall

Thursday, March 17, 2016
Poverty, Justice, and Human Capabilities Lecture: Yana van der Meulen Rodgers: "How Do LGBT Rights Influence Economic Growth?"
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Rush Conference Center Baker Hall

Thursday, March 17, 2016
GEM Speaker: Linda Mercadante
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Hines Center, Christ Church Cathedral
1117 Texas Ave
Houston, Texas
USA

Thursday, March 17, 2016
David Germano: The Contemplative University: From Monastery to the Academy
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
209 Mechanical Laboratory

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Rockwell Lecture: David Germano
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
118 Humanities Building

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - Thursday, March 17, 2016

2016 Campbell Lecture Series presents
Anne Wilkes Tucker

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rice Media Center

Monday, March 14, 2016 - Saturday, April 9, 2016
FotoFest@Rice: "Photographs Taken at One-Hour Intervals During a Walk From Galveston Island to The West Texas Town of Marfa" by Joshua Edwards
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Rice Media Center

Sunday, March 13, 2016
Rice Cinema to host FESTIVAL OF NEW SPANISH CINEMA: "Easy Sex, Sad Movies"
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Saturday, March 12, 2016
Deli Night
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
117 Humanities Building

Saturday, March 12, 2016
FotoFest @ Rice: Openings on March 12, 2016
5:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Gallery Rice Media Center

Friday, March 11, 2016
FotoFest @ Rice: A Conversation with Marina Zurkow, Judy Natal and Joshua Edwards
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Friday, March 11, 2016
Rice Cinema to host FESTIVAL OF NEW SPANISH CINEMA: "Nothing in Return"
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Saving Sex: Sexuality and Salvation in American Evangelicalism
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Room 119 Humanities Building

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Beyond Borders: The Humanities in the Digital Age
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Room 100 Herring Hall

Thursday, March 10, 2016
Rice Cinema to host FESTIVAL OF NEW SPANISH CINEMA: "When a Tree Falls"
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - Saturday, March 12, 2016
Rice Theatre to host The Actors From The London Stage as they perform A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Hamman Hall

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
"An Intimate History of the African Revolution: Kwame Nkrumah and the Women in Question" with Jean Allman
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
119 Humanities Building

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Rice Left and Rice Cinema to screen SCREAMING QUEENS: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Rose Mary Salum Reading
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
309 Sewall Hall

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Spring 2016 Film Series: “SCREENING THE LAW”--Rüdiger Sünner, Black Sun (1997)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
307 Sewall Hall

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Rice Cinema and the American Turkish Association to screen MUSTANG
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
100 - Auditorium Rice Media Center

Monday, March 7, 2016
In the Tea-Light of Tantra: an Ethnographic Study of Kundalini Rising in Women’s Bodies
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
215 Jones School

Monday, March 7, 2016
Crowdsourcing and Cultural Heritage
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
DMC Collaboration Space (B43) Fondren Library