Diversity Events Calendar

—updated August 12, 2015

Note: To add your U-M diversity-related events to this site, CONTACT: DiversityMatters@umich.edu.


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September 18, 2015 - Friday

  • Lecture: Experiencing War in 17th Century China
    Ken Swope, Professor, University of Southern Mississippi
    DATE: Friday, September 18th
    TIME: 4:00 PM
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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September 22, 2015 - Tuesday

  • Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series
    Film Screening: Golden Era 黄金时代 (2014)
    Free Admission
    DATE: Tuesday, September 22nd
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: Michigan Theater
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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September 23, 2015 - Wednesday

  • Lecture: Non-Deductive Argumentation in Classical Chinese Philosophy
    Paul R. Goldin, Professor, University of Pennsylvania
    DATE: Wednesday, September 23rd
    TIME: 12 Noon
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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September 24, 2015 - Thursday

  • Lecture & Student Performance: Edges, Boundaries and Sliding Scales of Tradition
    Amy Chavasse, Associate Professor, U-M
    DATE: Thursday, September
    TIME: 12 Noon
    LOCATION: Vandenberg Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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September 24, 2015 - Thursday

  • Meet the Artist and Lecture: Gender, Queerness, and Female Sexuality in Chinese Contemporary Dance
    Emily Wilcox, Assistant Professor, U-M and Gu Jiani, Choreographer and Dancer, China
    DATE: Thursday, September
    TIME: 6:00 PM
    LOCATION: Hussey Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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September 26, 2015 - Saturday

  • Contemporary Dance: Right & Left
    Gu Jiani and Li Nan
    DATE: Saturday, September 26th
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: Mendelssohn Theatre
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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September 27, 2015 - Sunday

  • Taiji ( Tai Chi ) Workshop
    The workshop will teach the 24 forms of Taiji (太极) that enables beginners, old and young, to concentrate on and appreciate the essential principles of Taiji of effortless movement, relaxation and awareness of the mind and body as one. Please note that the fall workshop is open to the U-M affiliates only at this time (U-M students, faculty, and staff). Please register early; the space is limited. September 27 - December 6, 2015 (subject to change). Capacity: 25 people.
    COST: Free
    DATE: Sunday, September 27th
    TIME: 3:00 - 4:00 PM
    LOCATION: Pendleton Room, Michigan Union, 530 S. State Street
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)
    Register for Tai Chi Workshop

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September 29, 2015 - Tuesday

  • Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series
    Film Screening: Police Story 新警察故事 (2014)
    Free Admission
    DATE: Tuesday, September
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: State Theater
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 5, 2015 - Monday

  • Concert: Instrumental and Vocal Concert
    Central Conservatory of Music
    DATE: Monday, October 5th
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: Rackham Auditorium
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 6, 2015 - Tuesday

  • Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series
    Film Screening: The Crossing 太平轮 (2014)
    Free Admission
    DATE: Tuesday, October 6th
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: State Theater
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 13, 2015 - Tuesday

  • Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series
    Film Screening: Aberdeen 香港仔 (2014)
    Free Admission
    DATE: Tuesday, October
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: State Theater
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 14, 2015 - Wednesday

  • Lecture: Object Lessons in Class and Class Struggle
    Lara Kusnetzky, Lecturer, Wayne State University
    DATE: Wednesday, October 14th
    TIME: 12 Noon
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 20, 2015 - Tuesday

  • Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series
    Film Screening: Let's Get Married 咱们结婚吧 (2015)
    Free Admission
    DATE: Tuesday, October 20th
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: State Theater
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 27, 2015 - Tuesday

  • Electric Shadows: 2015 U-M Contemporary Chinese Film Series
    Film Screening: Let's Get Married 咱们结婚吧 (2015)
    Free Admission
    DATE: Tuesday, October 27th
    TIME: 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: State Theater
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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October 28, 2015 - Wednesday

  • Lecture: Material Culture and Social Order: The Monographs on Vehicles and Clothing in the Histories of the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907)
    Suzanne Cahill, Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
    DATE: Wednesday, October 28th
    TIME: 12 Noon
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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November 6, 2015 - Friday

  • Lecture: Beijing Opera Costume: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture Through Clothing
    Alexandra Bonds, Professor Emerita, University of Oregon
    DATE: Friday, November 6th
    TIME: 4:00 PM
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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November 20, 2015 - Friday

  • Lecture: Beyond Belief: Portraits of Two Eminent Buddhist Monks of the Early Fifteenth Century
    Marsha Haufler, Professor and Associate Dean, University of Kansas
    DATE: Friday, November 20th
    TIME: 4:00 PM
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)
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December 2, 2015 - Wednesday

  • Lecture: Mount Wudang: The Sacred Daoist Mountain that Emperor Yongle Built
    Aurelia Campbell, Professor, Boston College
    DATE: Wednesday, December 2nd
    TIME: 12 Noon
    LOCATION: Koessler Room, Michigan League
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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December 13, 2015 - Sunday

  • Performance: I Sing Chinese
    Annual recital of CIUM Singers
    DATE: Sunday, December 13th
    TIME: 3:00 PM
    LOCATION: Forum Hall, Palmer Commons
    SPONSOR: Confucius Institute at U-M (CIUM)

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