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Speak Out Shut up
Spanish Film festival
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Art of the Protest Flyer 

The UIC Institute for the Humanities welcomes the opportunity to co-sponsor humanities events with other units on campus.  To request support please see Co-Sponsorship Request page.

2018-2019 Event Support awarded to:

“Politics of the Sensible”:
4th Chicago Graduate Conference in Hispanic, Luzo-Brazilian and Latinx Studies

April 18-20, 2019

Location: UIC Library and SCE Room 302

Organized by graduate students from UIC Hispanic Studies, Northwestern Spanish and Portuguese Dept., and University of Chicago Spanish Conference Organization


Converging Narratives: Speak OUT! Shut UP!
LCSL Graduate Student Conference

April 5, 2019 from 4:30 – 6:00 PM
April 6, 2019 from 9 AM – 6 PM

Location: Institute for the Humanities

Organized by LSCL Graduate Students


Bilingualism Matters Chicago Kickoff

March 19, 2019 at 5:30 PM 

Location: Loyola University Water Tower Campus

UIC Cosponsor: Hispanic and Italian Studies

2019 Ibero and Latin American Film Festival

March 18 – 22, 2019

Various Locations

Organized by UIC Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies

Yemeni Lives at the Intersection of War and Discrimination

February 21, 2019 from 4 – 6 PM 

Location: Institute for the Humanities

Organized by Arab American Cultural Center

Timothy Brennan, Samuel Russell Chair in the Humanities, University of Minnesota 
"Against Modernism"

November 9, 2018
4:15-5:00 PM 

Sponsored by the Art History Department

Location: 106 Henry Hall

"Comic Art and/as Remembrance in German Culture and Beyond"
2018 Max Kade Interdisciplinary Conference

Organized by Germanic Studies Department
November 1-2, 2018

Location: UIC Library Conference Room

2018 Italian American Studies Association (IASA) Conference 
"The Conflicts of Immigration Past and Present: The Position[ing] of Italians and the Diaspora"

October 18-20, 2018

Organized by UIC Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies

Location: SCE

“Revolutionary Remnants: The Art of Protest from the Green Movement of Occupy”

Pop-Up JUST Art Gallery

Organized by Atef Said and Kaveb Rafie, UIC Scholars and Activists

October 18-December 18, 2018

Location: 1344 S Halsted

2018 Bilingualism Research Forum

October 11-12, 2018

Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies

Location: SCE

Voicing Gender in Hispanic Letters, Theater, Cinema and Other Media

September 27-29, 2018 
Location: Institute for the Humanities




Yemen Poster

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 Voicing Gender poster
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