Events 2018-2019

Spring 2019

February 2019 (date TBD)
2019 Blact Solidarity Conference (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Yale University
The Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale
211 Park Street, New Haven, CT 0651
Contact: blacksolidarityconference@gmail.com

February 20, 2019 (tentative date(MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Lecture by Professor Eve Hayward
Contact: Cogut Institute for the Humanities

April 2019 (Date TBD) (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Discussion Forum with filmmaker and actor Nandita Das
Screening of her new film "Manto" 
Location TBD
Contact: Center for Contemporary South Asia

April 5-6, 2019 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Conference "Narratives of Debt"
Contact: Cogut Institute for the Humanities


Fall 2018

September 21, 2018
Magic Lantern Cinema Presents: Workers Leaving the Factory. Where Are they Going? 
5:30 PM
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Martinos Auditorium, Room 110
154 Angell Street
This event is free and open to the public.
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September 26, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
A lecture by Roberto Simanowski
“1984: On Surveillance, FOMO and the Pleasure of the Screen”
  
6:30 PM

Pembroke Hall, 305
Contact: Literary Arts

October 1, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Film Screening: "Paul Laurence Dunbar: Beyond the Mask"
7;00 PM
McCormack Family Theater, 70 Brown Street
Contact: Literary Arts

October 6, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Indigenous People's Day Celebration 
2:00-5:00 PM
Sayles Hall
Contact: NAB (Native Americans at Brown)
https://www.facebook.com/events/2009247822452532/

October 10, 2018  (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Nonfiction!@brown Lecture Series 2018-19
Alexander Chee will diescuss "The Writer's Life" 
7:00 PM
Smith Buonanno, Room 106
Contact: English 

October 11, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
A lecture by Ari Larissa Heinrich
"Plastinated Cadavers, Chinese Scandals, and Comparative Media Responses"
Noon - 1:30 PM
Contact: East Asian Studies

October 15, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Teju Cole | Visiting Artist Lecture
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
List Art Building, Room 120
Contact: Visual Art

October 18, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Screening of Award Winning Documentary "Munich '72 and Beyond"
Avon Cinema, 260 Thayer Street, Providence, RI
Free admission.
Doors will open at 7pm, the film will be screened at 7:30pm, followed by Q & A with producer, Dr. Steven Ungerleider. 
Contact: Office of the Chaplains and Brown RISD Hillel

October 20, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
TEDxBrownUniversity 2018 
Fall 2018 Conference "The Butterfly Effect"
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Martinos Auditorium, Room 110
Contact: tedx@brown.edu

October 26, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Live: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Contact: elise_dadourian@brown.edu

October 29, 2018
Magic Lantern Cinema Presents: Carl Theodor Dreyer's Vampyr
8:30 PM
Avon Cinema, 260 Thayer Street
Free Admission

November 5, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
RISD's Film/Animation/Video department presents "Keep the Change" 
by director and RISD alumna Rachel Israel'07 
7:00 PM
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
154 Angell Street
Room 101
Contact: RISD FAV department

November 12, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
Lecture by Adrienne Brown
Associate Professor of English and the University of Chicago
Time: TBD
Contact: English Department

November 14, 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
A lecture by Hao Tran
Contact: Brown-RISD Vietnamese Students Association (VSA)

November 27, 2018 
Roger B. Henkle Memorial Lecture
Co-Sponsored and Co-Organized by the departments of 
Modern Culture adn Media and the English 

A lecture by Hortense Spillers
"To the Bone: The Question of Touch"
5:30 PM
Salomon Center for Teaching, Room 101
Reception to follow


Summer 2018

June 10-16, 2018
AS220's Queer Arts Festival 2018 (MCM Co-Sponsored event)
More information at this Facebook link and the full schedule below:

Schedule
All events are FREE

Sunday, June 10
A Matter of Pride Vol. 3: LGBTQ Wrestling
7PM, AS220 Black Box Theatre- 95 Empire Street

Thursday, June 14
Consent Within LGBTQAI Communities: A Talk by Kyle Kruger and the Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health
5PM at AS220 Main Stage- 115 Empire Street

Film Screening: Major!
More info at missmajorfilm.com
6-8PM, AS220 Black Box Theatre- 95 Empire Street

Friday, June 15
Queer Arts Fest Reception
5-7PM, AS220 Main Stage- 115 Empire Street

Queer Trans Zine Fest (QTZ) Reading
6-8PM,  New Urban Arts- 705 Westminster Street

Queer Latinx Cabaret featuring Saul Ramos & Arturo Herrera 8PM, AS220 Black Box Theatre- 95 Empire Street

Saturday, June 16
Queer Trans Zine Fest (QTZ)
11AM-4PM, AS220 Main Stage and Black Box- 95 115 Empire Street

BlueAzul Presents: The QAF All Ages Day Party 4-9PM, AS220

 Melissa Ferrik Performance
5-6PM, AS220 Main Stage- 115 Empire Street 

(Be)longing: Queer Performance Showcase
5-7PM, AS220 Black Box Theatre- 95 Empire Street

Keynote performer and dance party: Papi Juice & DJ Manu Miran 9PM-12AM, AS220 Main Stage- 115 Empire Street