Society and Culture

Today, September 22, 2017

All day

BH + DH Conference

Center for the History of Print and Digital Culture

Pyle Center

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sensing the Caribbean: Art, Culture, History, and the Sensory Turn— An International Workshop

Room 976 (Take elevator to 9th Floor), Memorial Library Special Collection, Memorial Library

3:30 p.m.

Mind, Morality and the First Person Perspective

Guest Speaker: Professor Matthew Boyle, University of Chicago

6191 Helen C. White Hall

5-7 p.m.

The Goodie Two Shoes

Terrace, Memorial Union

5:30-7 p.m.

Latinx Heritage Month

Selena Karaoke & Papel Picado

Multicultural Student Center, Red Gym

6-8:20 p.m.

Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

The Marquee Cinema, Union South

7 p.m.

UW Cinematheque: Charles Burnett

To Sleep With Anger - Charles Burnett in Person! | USA | 1990 | DCP | 102 min. Director: Charles Burnett

4070 Vilas Hall

7:30 p.m.

Almost, Maine

University Theatre

Mitchell, Vilas Hall

9-11:55 p.m.

Velvet Negroni w/ Me EN YOU

Terrace, Memorial Union

9-10:35 p.m.

Lady Macbeth (2016)

The Marquee Cinema, Union South

9-11:55 p.m.

Injury Reserve

The Sett, Union South

Saturday, September 23, 2017

3:30-5:30 p.m.

7 p.m.

UW Cinematheque: Jonathan Demme & George Romero - Heroes of Cinema

Stop Making Sense | USA | 1984 | 35mm | 88 min. Director: Jonathan Demme

4070 Vilas Hall

7:30 p.m.

Almost, Maine

University Theatre

Mitchell, Vilas Hall

8-10 p.m.


Wisconsin Union Theater

Shannon Hall, Memorial Union

Sunday, September 24, 2017

2 p.m.

Sunday Cinematheque at The Chazen: The Cinema of Pedro Almodóvar

Law of Desire | Spain | 1987 | 35mm | 102 min. | Spanish with English subtitles Director: Pedro Almodóvar

Chazen Museum of Art

2-4 p.m.

Almost, Maine

University Theatre

Mitchell, Vilas Hall

3 p.m.

Carillon Concerts

With Lyle Anderson, Carilloneur

Carillon Tower

5-7:30 p.m.

Indian Cooking - Chicken & Fish

Ginger Root - First Floor, Union South

7:30 p.m.

Pro Arte Quartet

David Perry and Suzanne Beia, violin; Sally Chisholm, viola; and Parry Karp, cello. Due to an injury, Parry Karp will not perform on this concert.

Mills Concert Hall , Mosse Humanities Building

Monday, September 25, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

“Islamic Constitutionalism: What Was It? What Might it Be?”

Asifa Quraishi-Landes, Law School, UW-Madison

206 Ingraham Hall

3:30-5 p.m.

The Subaltern School

Carl A. Grant Scholars Lecture Series

Wisconsin Idea Room (159), Education Building

7:30 p.m.

Theaster Gates

Artist, Professor in the Department of Visual Art, and Director of Arts and Public Life, University of Chicago

Discovery Building

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

3-6 p.m.

IRIS Fall Welcome Open House

Featuring a keynote address by Ernesto Dominguez, University of Havana, Cuba

University Club

4-5 p.m.

"Cuba-US in the 21st Century: The Big Questions"

Presented by Tinker Visiting Professor, Ernesto Dominguez, U of Havana, Cuba

University Club

4:30-5:30 p.m.

Global Health Tuesday: Water, Women and Fisheries

Addressing ecological realities impacting human health at Lake Victoria

1010 Medical Sciences Center

5-8 p.m.

Latinx Heritage Month

Supermercado Latinx

Gordon Commons and Event Center, 2nd Floor

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Knife Skills Workshop

Union South

7 p.m.

Crossroads of Ideas

The Wisconsin Idea in Action: Tracking the Lives of Wisconsin 1957 High School Graduates

H.F. DeLuca Forum, Discovery Building

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

7-8:15 p.m.

Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

"The Demographics of Anti-Vaccination in the US" by Malia Jones

1111 Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building

7 p.m.

Cineteca Film Screening - "Roma città aperta"

Italian film screening with English subtitles

L196 Education Building

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Noon-1 p.m.

What’s Law Got to Do with It?: Mufti Kifayatullah’s Readers, Religious Knowledge, and the Urdu Public Sphere

Elizabeth Lhost (Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute for Research in the Humanities, UW-Madison)

206 Ingraham Hall

4 p.m.

Nicholas Mirzoeff

Lecture: Appearance of Black Lives Matter, #Charlottesville"

L150 Conrad A. Elvehjem Building