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Friday, January 17, 2020

Lecture: "Neighborliness and Decency, Witchcraft and Famine: Reflections on Community from Irish Folklore"

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Location: Room 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

In our opening talk of the Spring 2020 semester, Professor Ray Cashman of Indiana University will provide insights on Ireland's Great Famine and the viability of community. Cashman is Director of the Folklore Institute and Editor of the Journal of Folklore Research at Indiana University.  

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Monday, January 20, 2020

MLK Celebration Luncheon

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Location: Joyce Center, North Dome

Diane Nash will be the keynote speaker at this luncheon. Nash became a leader in the Civil Rights Movement in 1959 while a student at Fisk University. By the time she was 22, Nash was a Freedom Rider and had co-founded the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC). She worked closely with Dr. King and played a pivotal role in the Selma Voting Rights Movement.

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Panel Discussion: "Reparations and Reconciliation at Notre Dame: Opening and Framing the Discussion"

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Location: Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

The Mediation Program of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies hosts a panel discussion on reparation and reconciliation at Notre Dame and beyond. The panelists will include diverse speakers from the university and the South Bend community, with ample opportunity for audience participation.The discussion will explore the requirements for reconciliation, such as truth-telling, acknowledgement of harm, and different kinds of reparation.

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MFA Reading Series

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Location: A|AH|D Gallery

Come listen to the first MFA reading of the semester. Readers include Marie Burns, Greg Havrilak, PJ Lombardo, and Misael Osorio-Conde.

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