Events » Lectures

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Lecture: "The Spread of Islam Around the Indian Ocean"


Location: Medieval Institute, main reading room, Hesburgh Library 7th floor

Michael Cook teaches and researches various aspects of Islamic history, and is currently writing a book about the history of the Islamic world to about  1800. He entered the field as an undergraduate at Cambridge; this led to a position at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London, and then to his current position at Princeton University.…

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Stories of Grace


Location: Geddes Hall Chapel

An evening of prayer and reflection. Hear members of the Notre Dame community sharing how they have learned to see God active in their daily life.

Featured storytellers include two Notre Dame undergraduates and one faculty or staff member from campus.

All are welcome.

Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life.…

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture: "Sighting Mexican America among the Phantoms: Photorealism and the Encompassing Life and Art of Jesse Treviño"


Location: 210-214 McKenna Hall

As part of the Young Scholars Symposium, Distinguished Visiting Professor, José E. Limón, Professor of American Literature Emeritus at Notre Dame and University of Texas’ Mody C. Boatright regents Professor of American Literature Emeritus, will present this lecture.  José E. Limón will discuss the life and work of San Antonio, Texas artist, Jesse Treviño, and their relationship to this tri-fold definition and to the increasingly socially diverse world of Mexican America.…

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