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2008 Syracuse Symposium: MIGRATION

Symposium Line-up for 2008

SAMUEL CLEMENCE
Civil Engineer and Author
GARY RADKE
Medieval and Renaissance Scholar
Tuesday, September 9    7:30 p.m.
Leonardo da Vinci: Artist and Engineer
Shemin Auditorium, Shaffer Art Building

PAULA LUTTRINGER
Argentinean Photographer, Memorialist of violence
MARGARITA DRAGO
Argentinean Memoirist and author of Memory Tracks: Fragments from Prison (1975-1980)
Tuesday, September 16    6 p.m.
Watson Auditorium

FROM SONNETS TO SPIRITUALS
Featuring award-winning soprano Anita Johnson
Sunday, September 21    2 p.m.
Hendricks Chapel

ISHMAEL BEAH
Human rights activist and author of A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
Tuesday, September 23    7:30 p.m.
Hendricks Chapel

LYNN MARGULIS
Internationally celebrated Evolutionary Biologist and Author
Thursday, September 25    4 p.m.
Peter Graham Scholarly Commons, E.S. Bird Library

ILLUMINATING OPPRESSION: 6tH ANNUAL HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL
Thursday, September 25 – Saturday, September 27

PING CHONG
Critically acclaimed Theatre Director and Installation Artist
Monday, October 6    7:30 p.m.
Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium, Newhouse III
Presented in cooperation with the world premiere of Ping Chong’s Don’t Look Back: Stories from the Salt City at Syracuse Stage, October 14 – November 2.

ADVENTURES IN GREAT MUSIC
The Syracuse Symphony performs Haydn, Copland, Bernstein, and Larsen
Daniel Hege, Conductor, Eileen Strempel, Soprano, Caitlin Tully, Violin
Monday, October 13    8 p.m.
Setnor Auditorium, Crouse College

ADRIAN TOMINE
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Graphic Novelist, and Author of the mini-comic Optic Nerve
Thursday, October 16    7:30 p.m.
Watson Auditorium

MARCELO SUÁ́REZ-OROZCO
Immigration and Globalization Specialist
Tuesday, October 28    7:30 p.m.
Hendricks Chapel

SPENCER WELLS
Geneticist, Anthropologist, and Director of the Genographic Project at National Geographic
Thursday, November 6    7:30 p.m.
Life Sciences Complex Auditorium


Prior Syracuse Symposium posters.