Events, Spring 2018

February 8, 2018

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"Devotion in Motion: Pilgrimage and Religious Culture in Oaxaca

A show featuring photos of pilgrims, religiosity and devotional practice in Mexico. The opening event is at 4:30 p.m. in the lobby of MacMillan Hall, with Edward Wright Rios of Vanderbilt and photographer Mike DuBose. GIS event, with MJF as a co-sponsor, continues in MacMillan lobby through March 8.

February 15, 2018

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In News We Trust: Misinformation and Media Literacy
Shideler Hall 152, 3 p.m.

“On The Media” host Brooke Gladstone will participate in a student discussion moderated by MJF’s Rosemary Pennington. A Humanities Center event, with MJF as co-sponsor.

February 15, 2018

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The Trouble with Reality
ASC Wilks Theater, 7 p.m.

“On The Media” host Brooke Gladstone presents “The Trouble with Reality: A Rumination on Moral Panic in Our Times.” A Humanities Center event, with MJF as co-sponsor.

February 19, 2018

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Lemony Snicket’s Bewildering Circumstances
Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Author Daniel Handler (a.k.a. Lemony Snicket) presents “Lemony Snicket’s Bewildering Circumstances.” A Lecture Series event. Free but required tickets available Feb. 14 at the Miami box office.

February 21, 2018

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City Matters: A Public Safety Forum
Wilks Theatre, 7 p.m.

The editorial staff of The Miami Student will host a public forum addressing health and safety issues and solutions with Oxford's public health service leaders. Panelists include health, safety and government officials from Miami University and the city of Oxford. The forum is free and open to the public.

February 24, 2018

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Women & Writing: Finding Your Voice in a #MeToo World
Williams Hall (rooms TBA), 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Hosted by Miami chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, Miami Writing Scholars and the Journalism Program. Guests include Kate Fagan (reporter for ESPN), Jessica Contrera (Washington Post reporter), Lorraine Boissoneault (MU ‘12), and Kimber Myers (MU ‘04).