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2018-2019: Stories

Stories

Welcome to Syracuse Symposium, our annual public events series exploring the humanities through lectures, workshops, performances, exhibits, films, readings, and more.

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Voces en Exilio (Voices in Exile)

Sept. 20, 2018, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

A Contemplative View of Human Resilience

Sept. 23, 2018, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

16th Annual Syracuse University Human Rights Film Festival

Sept. 27, 2018, 9 a.m. - Sept. 29, 2018, noon

The Sentence

Sept. 27, 2018, 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

On Her Shoulders

Sept. 28, 2018, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Call Her Ganda

Sept. 29, 2018, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

I Dream in Another Language

Sept. 29, 2018, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

White Sun

Sept. 29, 2018, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

CREATE: Art, Act, Eat

Oct. 4, 2018, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Recipe as Story: Exploring the Meaning of Food and Art on a Community Farm

Oct. 6, 2018, 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Look Now: Facing Breast Cancer (Opening Reception and Exhibit)

Oct. 11, 2018, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Sacred Landscape, Secular Law: Storying Spirituality on American Public Lands

Oct. 12, 2018, 3 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Stories in the Blood: Slave Narratives and Identity in Contemporary American Theatre

Oct. 21, 2018, 3:45 p.m. - 5 p.m.

An Evening With Margaret Atwood

Oct. 25, 2018, 7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Mama's Clothes: Visual Storytelling in the Photographs of Keisha Scarville

Nov. 1, 2018, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Keisha Scarville Portfolio Workshop

Nov. 2, 2018, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m.

The Odyssey: Stories of the Boat People

Nov. 2, 2018, 7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Returning from Conflict: A Nonfiction Reading by the Syracuse Veterans’ Writing Group

Nov. 8, 2018, 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Witkin & Witkin: Twin Stories of a Photographer and a Painter

Nov. 13, 2018, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Lou Reed, Joni Mitchell and the Rock Biography: A Conversation with Anthony DeCurtis and David Yaffe

Feb. 19, 2019, 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

TENDER R/AGE :: RABIA TIERNA

Feb. 21, 2019, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

RELATE: A Workshop on Engaged Scholarship

Feb. 22, 2019, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Stories We are Told, Stories We Tell: Explorations in Ethnographic Methods

Feb. 26, 2019, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Undoing Bad Press: Rethinking Haudenosaunee Historical Events Erroneously Portrayed in the Jesuit Relations

March 5, 2019, 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Indigenous Haudenosaunee Stories of the 17th Century Encounter with the Jesuits

March 6, 2019, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Designing Stories of Abolition and Coalition: Illuminating History in Central New York

March 21, 2019, 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

From Gods to Social Justice: Indian Folk Artists Challenging Traditions (Opening Reception)

April 6, 2019, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

And Then They Came For Us

April 11, 2019, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Challenging Authoritarianism: Stories and Strategies of Resistance

April 12, 2019, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

UNDEAD ARCHIVE: The Speculative Histories of The New Red Order

April 18, 2019, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Now More Than Ever: The Political Urgency of Community Archives

April 23, 2019, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

How to Tell Your Community's Story

April 24, 2019, 10 a.m. - noon

Writing Your Times: Poetry, Narrative, and Witness

April 25, 2019, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Rooms Remembered: A Reading by Poet Laure-Anne Bosselaar

April 25, 2019, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.