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NOVEMBER 14, 2013

Thursday
      • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
      • Let's Talk About It! Muslim Journeys: American Stories
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • VSPACER
      • The American University Library and the Arab World Studies Program invite AU faculty, staff, students, alumni, and members of the Washington, D.C.-metro community to a book discussion series on Muslim Journeys: American Stories. Professor Randa Serhan, Director of the Arab World Studies Program, will lead the discussions.

        All events start at 6p.m. Middle Eastern fare will be served.

        September ...more

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        Host: University Library

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AFTER NOVEMBER 14

      • Tue 11/19/13
        7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
      • Books That Shaped America: Fahrenheit 451
      • The Gianni Lounge (Mary Graydon Conference Room 200)
      • Join us for Books that Shaped America, a special series of conversations for the local community and American University students, faculty and staff. The Series features selections from "Books That Shaped America," a list compiled by the Library of Congress. Informal discussions about the extraordinary influence of these books on American society will be led by faculty and staff members from AU. ...more

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      • Fri 12/06/13
        10:30 am – noon
      • Whose publication is it anyway?
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • As the world becomes increasingly digital, ownership of scholarly works is a major issue in higher education. The debate between individuals, publishers, and institutions over ownership is both high-stakes and complex. Speaker Geneva Henry draws on her previous experience to shed some light on this issue.

        Ms. Henry is the University Librarian and Vice Provost for Libraries at The George ...more

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      • Thu 01/23/14
        10:30 am – noon
      • Colloquium on Scholarly Communications: The Humanities in and for the Digital Age
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • The spread of digital technologies has presented scholars in the humanities with some extraordinary opportunities, as well as a few challenges, not least for their modes of communicating with one another. This talk will explore some of the changes taking place in the humanities today and their implications for scholars and their institutions. How are humanists' ways of thinking about scholarly ...more

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      • Mon 01/27/14
        noon – 1:30 pm
      • CTRL - Noontime Conversation
      • Cancelled
      • The Center for Teaching, Research & Learning sponsors three conversational lunches per semester focused on topics of special interest to Faculty. The topic for this Noontime Conversation is yet to be determined. To learn more about CTRL's Noontime Conversations, please visit http://www.american.edu/ctrl/noontimeconversations.cfm

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Center for Teaching, Research and Learning

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      • Thu 01/30/14
        7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
      • Books That Shaped America: The Souls of Black Folk (Rescheduled)
      • Bender Library Training and Events Room
      • Join us for Books that Shaped America, a special series of conversations for the local community and American University students, faculty and staff. The Series features selections from "Books That Shaped America," a list compiled by the Library of Congress. Informal discussions about the extraordinary influence of these books on American society will be led by faculty and staff members from AU. ...more

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