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Saturday, January 8, 2022

Colm Tóibín: A Reading and Talk

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

Just appointed the Irish Arts Council Laureate for Irish Fiction, Colm Tóibín will give a reading and talk at Notre Dame with his newest book on Thomas Mann, The Magician (Simon and Schuster, 2021) as the centerpiece.The Magician was selected as a Notable Book, a Critics' Top Book, and a Top 10 Book of Historical Fiction by The New York Times

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Life in Pixels series ft. Wendy Chun

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Location: Zoom book talk

Wendy Hui Kyong Chun is Simon Fraser University's Canada 150 Research Chair in New Media in the School of Communication where she leads the Digital Democracies Institute. She has studied both Systems Design Engineering and English Literature, which she combines and mutates in her current work on digital media. She is author of Control and Freedom: Power and Paranoia in the Age of Fiber Optics

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MFA Student Reading

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Location: Zoom Meeting

Come listen to the first MFA reading of the semester on January 26th! Readers include Kristyn Garza, Lance Carroll, and Jacob Moniz.

Mfa Reading Jan 26 22

 

**PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS HAS BEEN CHANGED TO A ZOOM MEETING**

For Zoom link, please register HERE

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Life in Pixels series ft. Wendy Chun

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Location: Zoom book talk

Wendy Hui Kyong Chun is Simon Fraser University's Canada 150 Research Chair in New Media in the School of Communication where she leads the Digital Democracies Institute. She has studied both Systems Design Engineering and English Literature, which she combines and mutates in her current work on digital media. She is author of Control and Freedom: Power and Paranoia in the Age of Fiber Optics

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Friday, January 28, 2022

The Madman of Freedom Square: Hassan Blasim and Jonathan Wright in conversation with Amir Ahmadi Arian

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Location: Live on Zoom

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Hassan Blasim (b. 1973) is an Iraqi writer, poet, and filmmaker who is currently living in Helsinki, Finland. Born in Baghdad, he studied at the city’s Academy of Cinematic Arts where two of his screenplays won the Academy’s Festival Prize for Best Work. In 1998 he was advised by his tutors to leave Baghdad, since the political and critical nature of his films was drawing attention from Saddam’s informants at the Academy. After fleeing and travelling through Europe as a refugee, he settled in Finland in 2004. His debut collection of short stories,

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