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Holiday Book Fair hosted by Humanities Texas

Saturday, December 11, 2010 • 10:00 AM

Historic Byrne-Reed House (15th and Rio Grande Streets)

Humanities Texas hosts holiday book sale at Byrne-Reed House


Fall 2010 class end

Friday, December 3, 2010

No description available.

Talk: “NGO-Action: Rio’s Non-Profits in Music and Film”

Tuesday, November 30, 2010 • 3:30 PM

MRH 2.610

No description available.

Book Talk: Robert Perkinson presents his book on the prison system

Monday, November 22, 2010 • 3:00 PM

TNH 2.111 (Sheffield Room), UT Law School, Level Two

Detail from book jacket


Talk: "Bodies and Ruins: Imagining the Bombing of Germany, 1945-Present"

Thursday, November 18, 2010 • 8:00 PM

AT&T Conference Center's Carillon Mezzanine, PDR 4

Prof. Crew will speak about the 1945 bombing of Germany

Beyond El Barrio Symposium and Book Signing

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 • 6:00 PM

SJH 207 AB, San Jacinto Conference Center

Beyond El Barrio

Spike Lee to screen, discuss latest documentary, "If God Is Willing and da Creek Don't Rise"

Sunday, November 14, 2010 • 2:00 PM

Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium, LBJ Library and Museum



Fall Leadership Lecture Series features H.W. Brands

Thursday, November 11, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Bass Lecture Hall, basement level of LBJ School of Public Affairs

Prof. Brands to give LBJ leadership lecture



Film Screening: "When I Rise"

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 • 6:00 PM

GAR 0.102

Documentary about Barbara Smith Conrad

Barbara Smith Conrad; Photo courtesy of Alpheus Media

Talk: "The Future of Capital Punishment in America"

Wednesday, November 3, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Belo Mansion & Pavilion, 2101 Ross Ave., Dallas, Texas

Prof. David M. Oshinsky

Lecture: "The 'Pre-Colombian' Era of Drug Trafficking in the Americas: Cocaine, 1945-1973"

Thursday, October 28, 2010 • 5:00 PM

Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502

No description available.

Talk: "Asylum Rights between Left and Right: The German Case"

Monday, October 25, 2010 • 3:30 PM

UT Law School, TNH 2.111 (Sheffield Room)

Dr. Lora Wildenthal


Gender Symp: "Rebecca Couch's Pan-Mississippi Journey"

Friday, October 22, 2010 • 3:00 PM

GAR 1.102


Talk: "Cooling the Land: Environment and History in Africa"

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 • 3:30 PM

GAR 1.102

Detail from poster for event

IHS Symp.: New monograph on Civil War

Friday, October 15, 2010 • 1:00 PM

GAR 4.100

Prof. Dave Bowman's monograph,




Conf: Cold War Cultures - four-day event

Thursday, September 30, 2010

University of Texas campus

Cold War Cultures Conference; Keynote by Dr. Greg Grandin

Panel on Mexico's Independence

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 • 3:30 PM

UT Student Union, Eastwoods Room 2.102

No description available.


Gender Symp.: "Gender at Work" panel

Thursday, September 23, 2010 • 3:00 PM

GAR 1.102

No description available.

Lecture: Africa Distinguished Speaker Series with Dr. Barbara Harlow

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 • 7:00 PM

JES A121A

Prof. Barbara Harlow


Normandy Scholar Program hosts table at Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 • 10:00 AM

Gregory Gym Plaza

Semester-end trip to visit WWII sites in Europe

University closed for Labor Day

Monday, September 6, 2010

No description available.

Fall 2010 classes begin

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

No description available.

"Gone to Texas" welcomes new students

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 • 8:30 PM

Main Mall

No description available.

Graduate student & faculty reception

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 • 5:00 PM

GAR 1.102

No description available.

Teaching Assistant Orientation

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 • 9:00 AM

GAR 1.102

Garrison Hall auditorium

Graduate Student Orientation

Wednesday, August 18, 2010 • 9:00 AM

GAR 1.102

Graduate Advisor James Sidbury, Garrison Hall entrance

Humanities Texas: Summer Teacher Institutes

Sunday, June 6, 2010

LBJ Library and Museum

Only lecture that is free and open to the public is by Professor H.W. Brands, Sunday, June 6

Detail from

Summer 2010 classes begin

Thursday, June 3, 2010

No description available.

University-wide Spring Commencement

Saturday, May 22, 2010 • 8:00 PM

Main Mall in front of the Tower

No description available.

Department of History Spring Graduation 2010

Friday, May 21, 2010 • 6:00 PM

Bass Concert Hall

Prof. Bryant

Panel: "Many Mexicos, 1810-2010: Texas and the Mexican Independence Movement"

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 • 6:00 PM

Mexican American Cultural Center, 601 River Street

No description available.

Lecture: "Memoirs of a Mujaheed"

Monday, May 3, 2010 • 2:00 PM

Texas Union, Texas Governors' Room 3.116

No description available.


TV appearance: Dr. Daina Berry appears on NBC "Who Do You Think You Are?"

Friday, April 30, 2010 • 7:00 PM

NBC TV channel

Prof. Daina Berry to appear on NBC show

Littlefield Lectures #2: Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed

Friday, April 30, 2010 • 11:00 AM

WCH 1.120

Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed to give Littlefield Lectures

Littlefield Lectures #1: Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed

Thursday, April 29, 2010 • 5:30 PM

AT&T Executive Education and Convention Center Auditorium

Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed to give Littlefield Lectures

Concert: Tardeada de Acordión

Thursday, April 29, 2010 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union, Santa Rita Suite 3.502

Joel Guzman, J.J. Barrera, and Santiago Jimenez, Jr.




Lecture: "Some Measure of Justice: Re-Examining the Holocaust Era Restitution Campaign of the 1990s"

Thursday, April 22, 2010 • 6:00 PM

School of Law, Eidman Courtroom

No description available.

Book Reading: "Cradle of Gold" by 2nd-year grad student Christopher Heaney

Saturday, April 17, 2010 • 3:00 PM

BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Boulevard

Christopher Heaney to give reading from 1st book

IHS Conf.: Independence and Decolonization—DAY 3

Saturday, April 17, 2010 • 9:00 AM

AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center

IHS hosts

IHS Conf.: Independence and Decolonization—DAY 2

Friday, April 16, 2010 • 8:45 AM

AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center

IHS hosts

IHS Conf.: Independence and Decolonization—DAY 1

Thursday, April 15, 2010 • 3:30 PM

AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center

IHS hosts

Symp.: "Many Mexicos, 1810-2010: Independence, Revolution, and Nation-State Formation in Mexico"

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 • 3:30 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128

No description available.

Lecture: "Hard of Hearing: Acoustic Legacies and Public Policies"

Wednesday, April 14, 2010 • 3:00 PM

GAR 1.101





Rethinking Iranian Nationalism—DAY 2

Saturday, April 3, 2010 • 8:30 AM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, Room 202

No description available.

Rethinking Iranian Nationalism—DAY 1

Friday, April 2, 2010 • 8:30 AM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, Room 202

No description available.

Discussion: "Nietzsche, Stöker, and the 'New Ethic'"

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 • 3:00 PM

PAR 310



Africa Conf.: Women, Gender and Sexualities in Africa—DAY 3

Sunday, March 28, 2010 • 9:00 AM

Texas Union

No description available.

Africa Conf.: Women, Gender and Sexualities in Africa—DAY 2

Saturday, March 27, 2010 • 9:00 AM

Texas Union

No description available.

British Scholar Conf.—DAY 3

Saturday, March 27, 2010 • 9:00 AM

Harry Ransom Center

No description available.


Friday Tech Forum: East European Jewish History and ASL Online

Friday, March 26, 2010 • 3:00 PM

MEZ B0.306



British Scholar Conf.—DAY 2

Friday, March 26, 2010 • 8:30 AM

Harry Ransom Center

No description available.


Lecture: CMAS Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series 2010

Thursday, March 25, 2010 • 4:00 PM

San Jacinto Conference Center 207AB



British Scholar Conf.—DAY 1

Thursday, March 25, 2010 • 1:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center

No description available.



Gender Symp: "From the 'Gayborhood' to the Small Town"

Friday, March 5, 2010 • 3:00 PM

GAR 2.112

No description available.

Gender Symp: "A Tale of Two Scandals: Sexual and Legal conflict in France and French Algeria"

Friday, March 5, 2010 • 3:00 PM

Texas Union, Sinclair Suite 3.128

No description available.




IHS Conf.: 1763 – Temptations of empire in the British World during the decade after the Seven Years' War—DAY 1

Thursday, February 25, 2010

DAY 1: AT&T Conference Center; DAY 2: GAR 4.100



Dept. Faculty Retreat

Friday, February 19, 2010 • 8:30 AM

AT&T Conference Center


Book signing: "Beyond the Latino World War II Hero"

Thursday, February 18, 2010 • 4:00 PM

El Mercado Uptown, 1702 Lavaca St., Austin, Texas 78701

No description available.

Gender Symp: "The Battle of the Century Is Lipstick versus Elbow Grease"

Friday, February 12, 2010 • 3:00 PM

GAR 1.122

No description available.

CANCELLED!! Lecture: "Cooling the Land: Environment and History in Africa"

Thursday, February 11, 2010 • 3:30 PM

GAR 1.102

Prof. Gregory Maddox to give lecture:


Symposium: "Seaborne Renaissance: Global Exchanges and Religion in Early Modernity"

Saturday, February 6, 2010 • 9:15 AM

Harry Ransom Center, Prothro Theater



Conf.: Law Sch. hosts judicial biography and Supreme Court conf.

Friday, January 29, 2010 • 9:00 AM

UT School of Law, Eidman Courtroom


Conf: Women’s Autobiography in Islamic Societies: Defining the Genre

Thursday, January 28, 2010 • 8:00 AM

GEB 3.312 & WCH 4.118



Spring 2010 classes begin

Tuesday, January 19, 2010


American Historical Association annual convention

Thursday, January 7, 2010

San Diego, Calif.