Compose, Design, Advocate - Roundtable Discussion with Anne Wysocki and Dennis Lynch

03/28/2012 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Tumblr, Facebook, or html? Video argument? Animated writing? Email or txt?

Mapping Water—Pat Nunnally and Mary deLaittre

03/22/2012 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

The Mississippi River above St. Anthony Falls is perhaps the least "legible" part of the river in Minneapolis.

Presentation by Indonesian filmaker Gotot Prakosa

03/02/2012 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Filmmaker Gotot Prakosa will screen a selection of his short works and excerpts of Kantata Takwa, and discuss his work, his experimental aesthetics, and the conditions of working in Indonesia since

Communication and Cooperation in Early Imperial China - Presentation by Charles Sanft

03/08/2012 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Government in early imperial China, especially under the famous First Emperor of Qin, is often viewed as totalitarian and cruel.

Home Sweet Home - Presentation by Richard Altenbaugh

03/01/2012 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Richard Altenbaugh presents work from his current project, "Children and Disease: The Cultural Impact of Polio in Twentieth-Century America." This presentation will focus on the return of children

Kantata Takwa (Indonesia 1992/2008) Introduced by Director Gotot Prakosa with a Q&A following the screening

02/29/2012 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Gotot Prakosa's best known and recently re-released film Kantata Takwa (Cantata of Devotion, 2008) is an incisive, epic combination of rock opera, film-poem, and Islam-infused political protest.

Reframing the Access to Medicines Debate: Health as a Global Public Good - Presentation by Jeffrey Sturchio

02/23/2012 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm

In recent decades, the benefits of new medicines and vaccines from pharmaceutical research and development have transformed the health of populations living in developed economies.

Collective Intelligence: Successes, Challenges, and Opportunities - Digital Humanities 2.0 presentation by Loren Terveen

02/23/2012 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Loren Terveen will describe a number of well-known and successful "collective intelligence" systems that illustrate different ways to use computational power to enable large and distributed groups

Japanese Tea Ceremony Performance

02/21/2012 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm

FREE tea and sweets will be served.

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