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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Lecture: "The Cistercian Pierre Ceffons and Western Ambivalence about Pope and Church at the Time of the Black Death: The Principia on Infallibility, the Epistola Luciferi, and the Parvum Decretum de potestate Sancti Petri"

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

Chris Schabel Lecture is titled "The Cistercian Pierre Ceffons and Western Ambivalence about Pope and Church at the Time of the Black Death: The Principia on Infallibility, the Epistola Luciferi, and the Parvum Decretum de potestate Sancti Petri."

Reception to follow. All are welcome.

Originally published at medieval.nd.edu

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Spirituality Series

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Location: Room 2B (2nd floor) of the Duncan Student Center

Join us for a short presentation by a Theology faculty member, followed by a conversation discussing the relationship between theological study and spirituality. 

  • Thursday 2/22 5 p.m. Dr. Margie Pfeil (Ethics and Catholic Social Teaching)
  • Monday 3/26 6 p.m. Prof. John Betz (Systematics and Spirituality)

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Friday, February 23, 2018

Book Club: "How We Get Free - Black Feminism and The Combahee River Collective"

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Location: 339 O'Shaughnessy

The Combahee River Collective, a path-breaking group of radical black feminists, was one of the most important organizations to develop out of the antiracist and women’s liberation movements of the 1960s and 70s. In this collection of essays and interviews edited by activist-scholar Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, founding members of the organization and contemporary activists reflect on the legacy of its contributions to Black feminism and its impact on today’s struggles.…

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Digital Humanities Speaker Series

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Location: Scholars Lounge, Hesburgh Library

Professor Walter Scheirer, Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, will speak about his current project at the intersection of computer science and digital humanities. A Q+A session will follow his presentation.

All are welcome.

Sponsored by the College of Arts and Letters, the Medieval Institute

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Sociology Colloquium Series: Hana Brown

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Location: 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Hana E. Brown joined the Department of Sociology at Wake Forest in Fall 2011. Dr. Brown’s work examines the relationship between politics, the state, and social inequality. Using an array of methodological approaches, her research analyzes the effects of political actors and institutions on racial inequality, the effects of immigration and racial divisions on policy outcomes, and the micro-level effects of state actions on the lives of racial minorities and immigrants.  Her research has been published in such outlets as American Sociological Review

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