Campus Events

Down with Monuments? On the Making and Unmaking of Public Memory

October 23, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

MacLean Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave.

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) and the University of Chicago invite you to a roundtable discussion to investigate how public life is tangled up with the histories of public art.
Campus Events

Thomas Pashby Presents “Stein’s Schematized Observer in a Russellian Key”

October 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

John Hope Franklin Room (SS 224)

Pashby connects the dots between the views of Bertrand Russell and Howard Stein regarding the relationship between spatial experience and physics.
Lectures

Donatien Grau, “Philology: A Contemporary Method of Reading”

November 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Weiboldt Hall, Room 408

Donatien Grau, “Philology: a Contemporary Method of Reading”, hosted by Romance Languages and Literature.
Lectures

Donatien Grau Presents “Roman Imperial Numismatics as a Text”

November 2, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Classics 21

Hosted by Classics and SIFK, Donatien Grau gives a lecture on Roman imperial numismatics as a text.
Workshops

“Delivering the Enlightenment: Childbirth and Technology in Eighteenth-Century France”

November 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Margaret Carlyle on the early modern human sciences, women, and France.
Lectures

Dr. Mario Biagioli Presents “Measuring Justice”

November 7, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave., SIFK 104

Mario Biagioli discusses the scales of justice.
Campus Events

Dissertation Research Fellowship Information Session

November 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

5737 S. University Ave. Chicago, IL 60637 Room 104

Join us for an information session on SIFK's Dissertation Research Fellowship, including details on the application process and experience from former and current Fellows.
Conferences

SIFK Inaugural Conference

November 16 - November 19, 2017
All Day Event

Stevanovich Center, 5727 South University Ave.

The inaugural conference will address different approaches to knowledge-claims and will feature panels on the influence of Wikipedia, the notion of rationality, indigenous forms of knowledge, etc.
Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents Jennifer P. Daly (SIFK)

November 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents Zachary Barr (History)

January 22, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Zachary Barr discusses the epistemic valence of science popularization in Austria from 1880-1914. This workshop includes a pre-circulated paper, 20-30 minutes of discussion, and an open forum.
Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents Adam Kola (Copernicus University)

February 5, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents Eduardo A. Escobar (SIFK)

February 19, 2018
12:33 PM - 12:33 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents Steve Server (Medicine)

March 5, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series: Meekyung MacMurdie (Art History)

April 9, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents James A. Evans (Sociology)

April 23, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.

Workshops

Comparing Practices of Knowledge Workshop Series presents Alireza Doostdar (Divinity)

May 7, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, 5737 S. University Ave.