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Mon
Nov
27

Sponsored by the University Center for International Studies, Robert Tierney will present his talk titled, "Death and Literature: Time, Sickness and Writing", on modern Japanese death literature. He defines "death literature" as a body of works defined by an existential encounter with sickness and death, rather than as a specific literary genre. Read more for additional information. 

12:00 pm
Mon
Nov
27

Jodi Magness from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, will speak about the excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq and the finds of Late Roman synagogue finds.

7:00 pm
Tue
Nov
28

Sponsored by the Center for Diversity in the Curriculum @ the Teaching Center, faculty, staff and graduate students are encouraged to attend this open course that focuses on issues facing black boys and men in education. Tony Gaskew, Associate Professor in the Criminal Justice Program will facilitate today's event. 

12:00 pm

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