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April

Friday, April 18, 2014
Robust Action and the Rise of the CCRMA-lites: The Emergence, Sustenance and Renewal of Computer Music at Stanford
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
307 Sewall Hall

Friday, April 18, 2014
The R2 2014 Launch Party/Open Mic Night
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Willy's Pub RMC/Ley Student Center

Thursday, April 17, 2014
Duration and Distraction: Theorizing Moving Images in a Time of Mobile Viewers
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 119 Humanities Building

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - Saturday, April 19, 2014
Little Shop of Horrors
8:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Theatre Hamman Hall

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Fashioning Slavery: Slaves and Clothing in the U.S. South, 1830–1865
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
115 Humanities Building

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Comparative Philosophy and Modern Society
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 119 Humanities Building

Monday, April 14, 2014
Southern Landscapes in the City’s Shadow: Environmental Politics and Metropolitan Growth in Texas and Virginia, 1900-1990
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
316 Humanities Building

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Little Shop of Horrors
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Theatre Hamman Hall

Friday, April 11, 2014 - Saturday, April 12, 2014
On Sectarianism in the Modern Middle East

Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Friday, April 11, 2014
CSWGS Annual Graduate Symposium
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM
TBA Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Friday, April 11, 2014
The Sublimity of Tragedy: On Some Motifs in Hölderlin’s Reading of Sophocles
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
310 Rayzor Hall

Friday, April 11, 2014 - Saturday, April 12, 2014
Little Shop of Horrors
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Theatre Hamman Hall

Friday, April 11, 2014
Leibniz on Modality
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
227 Humanities Building

Friday, April 11, 2014
Intentional Changes in Qur'an Manuscripts
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
215 Humanities Building

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Lecture Series on Ethics, Politics and Society
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Material Alliances
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
305 Sewall Hall

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Reading by Juan Villoro
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
303 Sewall Hall

Monday, April 7, 2014
Love in the Time of Cinema: The Global Tracks of Hindi Film/Songs
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
255 Herring Hall

Friday, April 4, 2014
Fantastic Journeys: Resisting Growth in Golden Age Children's Novels
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
255 Herring Hall

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - Sunday, April 6, 2014
"As Others See Us: The British Perspective on 19th Century U.S. History"
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Arabophobia
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
301 Sewall Hall

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Kino Dienstag Spring 2014 Film Series - Cinema and Ethics, "The Tin Drum"
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
123 Rayzor Hall

March

Sunday, March 30, 2014
Freed Lecture Series: “Touching Braque”
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Museum of Fine Arts Houston
1001 Bissonnet, Lower Level
Houston, Texas
USA

Friday, March 28, 2014
Religious Tolerance and Peaceful Coexistence in Africa
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
309 Sewall Hall

Friday, March 28, 2014
Gospel of Liberty: Antislavery and American Salvation
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
115 Humanities Building

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Representing society: How gay and homosexual are used by authors to operationalize society in news articles
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
125 Herring Hall

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Graduate Colloquium Lunch Seminar with Jacqueline Jones
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Esther's Room (2nd floor) Cohen House (Faculty Club)

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - Friday, March 28, 2014
2014 Campbell Lecture Series presents Robert Wilson
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Auditorium Rice Media Center

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Annual Women's History Month Lecture: "Women and Social Justice Today: What's History Got to Do With It?"
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
100 Herring Hall

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Love Survives the Death of Cells
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rice Cinema Film Theatre Rice Media Center

Monday, March 24, 2014
Crossing Paths, Spanish Resource Center Spring 2014 Film Series - "Solitary Fragments"
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
303 Sewall Hall

Friday, March 21, 2014 - Saturday, March 22, 2014
Alligator-Horses: Conference on Making Films About History
6:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rice Cinema Film Theatre Rice Media Center

Friday, March 21, 2014 - Saturday, March 22, 2014
Mobility and Authority in Africa: Constructing Mobility and Authority

Rice University
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas
USA

Friday, March 21, 2014
Gender Diversity in Philosophy: Data, Initiatives, and Common Concerns
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Farish Gallery Anderson Hall

Friday, March 21, 2014
"Allies", Active Bystanders, and Gaslighting
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Farish Gallery Anderson Hall

Thursday, March 20, 2014
Marian Fox Martel Distinguished Lecture in Gender and Science: Cultures of Mania: Toward an Anthropology of Mood
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Room 100 Herring Hall

Thursday, March 20, 2014
The Cross and the Lynching Tree
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Memorial Chapel RMC/Ley Student Center

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Different Perspectives to Israeli-Palestinian Relations: Film, Dinner, & Discussion
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
TV Lounge McMurtry College

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Artist Lecture: Adam Putnam
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rice Cinema Film Theatre Rice Media Center

Monday, March 17, 2014
Who Does Houston Work For?
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
100 Herring Hall

Monday, March 17, 2014
Technology, Society, and Public Policy Lecture Series: John Villasenor
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Baker Hall

Friday, March 14, 2014
(Re)growing the Tree: Early Christian Mysticism, Angelomorphic Identity, and the Shepherd of Hermas
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
215 Humanities Building

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Infernal Enclosures and Vertically Challenged Worldly Animals: Luhmann and Heidegger in Sloterdijk
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room 119 Humanities Building

Thursday, March 13, 2014
"The Women of Rice: Our Legacy and Labor"
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Kyle Morrow Room (3rd floor) Fondren Library

Thursday, March 13, 2014
La Salada: pregreso y violencia en un mercado Argentino
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
123 Rayzor Hall

Thursday, March 13, 2014
Reception following "The Women of Rice: Our Legacy and Labor"
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Brochstein Pavilion

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Kino Dienstag Spring 2014 Film Series - Cinema and Ethics "Stars"
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
123 Rayzor Hall

Friday, March 7, 2014
Consciousness in the 20th Century
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
119 Humanities Building

February

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Grant Writing in the (Digital) Humanities
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Digital Media Commons, Suite 129 Herring Hall

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Arts in the Humanities Lecture Series: Melanie Smith
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Rice Cinema Film Theatre Rice Media Center

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
“Friendship and conceptual unity in Aristotle's Eudemian and the Nicomachean Ethics”
4:15 PM - 6:15 PM
119 Humanities Building

Saturday, February 22, 2014
Lecture: Julie Saville
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Saturday, February 22, 2014 - Sunday, February 23, 2014
"New and Old Materialisms: Early Modern and Contemporary Perspectives"

117 Anderson Hall

Friday, February 21, 2014 - Saturday, February 22, 2014
Race and Nation in the Age of Emancipations: A Symposium on the Atlantic World

Founders Room Lovett Hall

Friday, February 21, 2014
Lecture: Jack P. Greene
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Kyle Morrow Room Fondren Library

Friday, February 21, 2014
The Unsustainable Estate: Imagining 'Nature' in Jane Austen's "Mansfield Park"
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
119 Humanities Building

Thursday, February 20, 2014
Gray/Wawro Lecture: Sex Cells: The Medical Market for Eggs and Sperm
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
McMurtry Auditorium Duncan Hall

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Cherry Reading Series with Mark Jude Poirer
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Brazos Bookstore
2421 Bissonnet St
Houston, Texas
USA