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Apr 21, 2024

Apr 21, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 22, 2024

Apr 22, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 23, 2024

Apr 23, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 23, 2024

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Virtual Event

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Please join us for a panel conversation about academic publishing with three esteemed editors of interdisciplinary journals: Jennifer Bean (University of Washington; Feminist Media Histories), Lauren Cramer (University of Toronto; liquid blackness), and Patricia White (Swarthmore College; Camera Obscura). The panelists will discuss the nuts-and-bolts of journal publishing (for would-be contributors as well as would-be editors), and they will also each reflect on key directions in the fields ...

Apr 24, 2024

Apr 24, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 25, 2024

Apr 25, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 25, 2024

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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Rising seas, toxic rivers, deforestation, smoke-filled air—headlines remind us daily of the local, national, and international impacts of climate change. Join us for a wild pecha kucha ride through the effects of climate change with researchers who also tirelessly seek solutions. World-renowned climate scientist, Jerald Schnoor will open with big picture issues. That will set the stage for artist Isabel Barbuzza’s work on South American lithium salt mines, environmental literary scholar Eric...

Apr 26, 2024

Apr 26, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 26, 2024

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

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Join us for lunch and stories on the theme of GROWTH. Hear about the ouches of development. Awkward years of trial and error, missing cues, and fumbles. Growing too fast or too slow. You can only rise from the ashes if you make it through the fire. This event is free and open to the public. A free lunch will be provided. The Story Lab end-of-semester showcase is a great opportunity for connecting and networking with Tippie faculty, staff, students, and alumni as well as the local business co...

Apr 27, 2024

Apr 27, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 28, 2024

Apr 28, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 28, 2024

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us monthly to generate new creative writing inspired by works in the Stanley collection. Each session will be led by a different talented writer from our area, who will be offering a new prompt and a new approach to ekphrastic writing (writing inspired by visual art). Bring your own notebook and pencil or computer and leave with the beginning of a newly written piece. Co-sponsored by Iowa City Poetry. Teen and adult writers in all genres are welcome. Write at the Stanley meets every fo...

Apr 29, 2024

Apr 29, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 30, 2024

Apr 30, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Apr 30, 2024

2:15 PM

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Prof. Bailey's research focuses on late medieval religious history, particularly the history of magic, witchcraft, and superstition, as well as heresy and religious reform. He also studies the history of magic globally from antiquity to the present day. His most recent books are Magic: The Basics (2018) and Origins of the Witches' Sabbath (2021).

May 1, 2024

May 1, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 1, 2024

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Join co-curators Eric Ensley and Emily Martin for a special guided tour of the Making the Book, Past and Present exhibition in the Main Library Gallery! All are welcome to attend this free event.    About the exhibit:    Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ag...

May 1, 2024

5:00 PM

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Obermann Center Working Groups provide space, structure, and discretionary funding for groups led by faculty that may include advanced graduate students, staff members, and community members with a shared intellectual interest. Groups have used this opportunity to explore new work and to share their own research, to organize a symposium, and to develop grant proposals.  This program allows participants from across the campus and beyond to explore complex issues at a moment when cross-discip...

May 2, 2024

May 2, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 3, 2024

May 3, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 3, 2024

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Department of Political Science Sudhindra Bose Speaker Series "Expansion of violent jihadist groups in West Africa: conservation landscapes as a fulcrum of local land conflicts and contestation in the Benin-Niger-Burkina Faso tri-border area" Leif Brottem Associate Professor, Global Development Studies   Grinnell College  

May 3, 2024

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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"Gurus, Prophets, and the Problem of Charismas in American Politics" Molly Worthen Associate Professor of History,  UNC Chapel Hill Author of "Apostles of Reason" and a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. Co-sponsored by: School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Department of History, Department of Religious Studies, Department of Political Science. Geneva Lecture Series | www.geneva-ui.org

May 4, 2024

May 4, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 5, 2024

May 5, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 6, 2024

May 6, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 6, 2024

5:00 PM

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Please join the Vice President for Research at the Hancher Auditorium's Stanley Café at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, May 6 to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies. The event will feature guests Joy Connolly and Antoinette Burton, prestigious national leaders in the humanities and social sciences. All are invited to the reception afterward to celebrate this important anniversary and the Center’s outgoing director, Professor Teresa Mangum.  Please RSVP to let us ...

May 7, 2024

May 7, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 7, 2024

5:00 PM

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Obermann Center Faculty Fellows (formerly Fellows-in-Residence) fully devote themselves to projects within an interdisciplinary community. The program supports artists, researchers, and scholars during periods when focus and feedback are crucial. The program is rooted in our mission: to support the work of individual scholars, while also providing Fellows with the opportunity to enrich an individual, discipline-specific project through interdisciplinary exchanges with a lively intellectual c...

May 8, 2024

May 8, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 9, 2024

May 9, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 10, 2024

May 10, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 11, 2024

May 11, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 12, 2024

May 12, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 13, 2024

May 13, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 14, 2024

May 14, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 15, 2024

May 15, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 16, 2024

May 16, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 17, 2024

May 17, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 18, 2024

May 18, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 19, 2024

May 19, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 20, 2024

May 20, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 21, 2024

May 21, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 22, 2024

May 22, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 23, 2024

May 23, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 24, 2024

May 24, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 25, 2024

May 25, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 26, 2024

May 26, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 26, 2024

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us monthly to generate new creative writing inspired by works in the Stanley collection. Each session will be led by a different talented writer from our area, who will be offering a new prompt and a new approach to ekphrastic writing (writing inspired by visual art). Bring your own notebook and pencil or computer and leave with the beginning of a newly written piece. Co-sponsored by Iowa City Poetry. Teen and adult writers in all genres are welcome. Write at the Stanley meets every fo...

May 28, 2024

May 28, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 29, 2024

May 29, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 30, 2024

May 30, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

May 31, 2024

May 31, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 1, 2024

Jun 1, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 2, 2024

Jun 2, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 3, 2024

Jun 3, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 4, 2024

Jun 4, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 5, 2024

Jun 5, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 6, 2024

Jun 6, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 7, 2024

Jun 7, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 8, 2024

Jun 8, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 9, 2024

Jun 9, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 10, 2024

Jun 10, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 11, 2024

Jun 11, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 12, 2024

Jun 12, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 13, 2024

Jun 13, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 14, 2024

Jun 14, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 15, 2024

Jun 15, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 16, 2024

Jun 16, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 17, 2024

Jun 17, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 18, 2024

Jun 18, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 19, 2024

Jun 19, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 20, 2024

Jun 20, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 21, 2024

Jun 21, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 22, 2024

Jun 22, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 23, 2024

Jun 23, 2024

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 24, 2024

Jun 24, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 25, 2024

Jun 25, 2024

9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 26, 2024

Jun 26, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 27, 2024

Jun 27, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Jun 28, 2024

Jun 28, 2024

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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On display in the Main Library Gallery: Making the Book, Past and Present explores the intersections of history, art, and practicality. What can we learn by placing books, materials, and makers from the Middle Ages through today in conversation with one another? Many techniques and materials common centuries ago still inspire contemporary book artists and bookbinders.   Curated by Eric Ensley and Emily Martin, this exhibition features a global selection of rare historic books and modern bo...

Sep 10, 2024

Sep 10, 2024

5:00 PM

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Obermann Center Faculty Fellows (formerly Fellows-in-Residence) fully devote themselves to projects within an interdisciplinary community. The program supports artists, researchers, and scholars during periods when focus and feedback are crucial. The program is rooted in our mission: to support the work of individual scholars, while also providing Fellows with the opportunity to enrich an individual, discipline-specific project through interdisciplinary exchanges with a lively intellectual c...

Sep 19, 2024

Sep 19, 2024

5:00 PM

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Co-sponsored by the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies and the Office of the Vice President for Research, Books Ends—Obermann/OVPR Book Completion Workshop supports University of Iowa faculty from disciplines in which publishing a monograph is required for tenure and promotion. The award is designed to assist faculty members in turning promising manuscripts into important, field-changing, published books. Applications for upcoming Book Ends workshops are due Sept. 19, 2024 (5 p.m.).

Oct 4, 2024

Oct 4, 2024

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Saba Bazargan-Forward, UC San Diego If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Oct 18, 2024

Oct 18, 2024

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

RECEPTION TO FOLLOW

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Talia Bettcher, California State University, Los Angeles “Truth as a Democratic Value” If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Oct 30, 2024

Oct 30, 2024

5:00 PM

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Is there a burning topic in your discipline or a topic that cuts across disciplines that we should bring to campus? Is there a format for the conversation that can energize an intellectual community around that topic? That might be the perfect topic for an Obermann Arts & Humanities Symposium! These imaginative half- and whole-day symposia connect the arts and humanities with design, politics, health sciences, environmental studies, technology, and other disciplines via a compelling topic. ...

Mar 28, 2025

Mar 28, 2025

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Şerife Tekin, SUNY Upstate Medical University If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178

Apr 25, 2025

Apr 25, 2025

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Nomy Arpaly, Brown University If you need accommodations in order to attend any event, please call 319-335-0178