30Nov

Celebrating Civil Rights: A Two-part Tribute to Dick Gregory

  • Thursday, November 30, 2017 • 6:00 pm
  • Anheuser-Busch Hall

Celebrating Civil Rights: A Two-part Tribute to Dick Gregory includes two inspiring events that honor Dick Gregory, civil rights activist, humanitarian, comic genius, and health guru.

29Nov

Segregation by Design: Lecture & Exhibition Tour

  • Wednesday, November 29, 2017 • 6:30 pm
  • Lee Auditorium, Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd

Segregation by Design is the result of a novel interdisciplinary and inter-university curriculum development project funded through The Divided City—a Mellon-Funded Urban Humanities Initiative intended to encourage research on segregation.  In addition, the work has been funded by other sources, including the Ferguson Seed Grant, the Creative Activity Grant, and the City STL Grant.

28Nov

Faculty Book Talk: Edward McPherson

  • Tuesday, November 28, 2017 • 4:30 pm
  • Olin Library, Room 142

As part of the Library Faculty Book Talk series, Edward McPherson will discuss The History of the Future  (Coffee House Press), his book of essays on American places and the space between history, experience, and myth.

19Nov

“Kiss”

  • Sunday, November 19, 2017 • 2:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

The play asks if we can discern from afar with any clarity what is happening in our world today. Chilean born Guillermo Calderon is considered one of the most promising playwrights on the international stage.  The Washington Post called Kiss, “Easily one of the most urgent and gripping performances of the new theater season.”

18Nov

“Kiss”

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 • 8:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

The play asks if we can discern from afar with any clarity what is happening in our world today. Chilean born Guillermo Calderon is considered one of the most promising playwrights on the international stage.  The Washington Post called Kiss, “Easily one of the most urgent and gripping performances of the new theater season.”

18Nov

“Kiss”

  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 • 2:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

The play asks if we can discern from afar with any clarity what is happening in our world today. Chilean born Guillermo Calderon is considered one of the most promising playwrights on the international stage.  The Washington Post called Kiss, “Easily one of the most urgent and gripping performances of the new theater season.”

17Nov

“Kiss”

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 • 8:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

The play asks if we can discern from afar with any clarity what is happening in our world today. Chilean born Guillermo Calderon is considered one of the most promising playwrights on the international stage.  The Washington Post called Kiss, “Easily one of the most urgent and gripping performances of the new theater season.”

17Nov

Visiting Faculty Lecture: Paola Aguirre

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 • 12:00 pm
  • Kemp Auditorium, Givens Hall, Sam Fox School

Visiting assistant professor Paola Aguirre is an architectural and urban designer, and founder of Borderless Studio, a Chicago-based urban design practice focused on collaborative and interdisciplinary city projects.

16Nov

“Kiss”

  • Thursday, November 16, 2017 • 8:00 pm
  • A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre, Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Blvd.

The play asks if we can discern from afar with any clarity what is happening in our world today. Chilean born Guillermo Calderon is considered one of the most promising playwrights on the international stage.  The Washington Post called Kiss, “Easily one of the most urgent and gripping performances of the new theater season.”