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VizCult presentation to focus on North Korean movie

Join us for the next VizCult lecture of our Spring 2017 series, to be held at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, in FA-258. Immanuel Kim, assistant professor in the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies at Binghamton University, with … Continue reading

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The Life and Afterlife of Tahirih: Eastern and Western Perspectives

In honor of Women’s History Month and the bicentenary of the birth of the noted poet, scholar and martyr, Qurrat al-‘Ayn Tahirih (1817/8 – 1852), “the first Iranian woman to preach equality of the sexes and religious freedom” (Encyclopedia of … Continue reading

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NEW DATE! Exploring everyday Kurdish life through discussion of research and world events

NEW DATE: April 20 All are welcome at a panel discussion reflecting the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the everyday life of its people. Join us from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, … Continue reading

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Panel Discussion: Kurdish Community Perspectives: Impacting Our World

Binghamton University Libraries invites you to a panel discussion reflecting on the contributions of our faculty members to the learning, teaching and research of the Kurdish culture and the life of its people. Join us from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, March … Continue reading

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IASH Fellows Speaker Series

Giovanna Montenegro, assistant professor of comparative literature and Romance languages, will speak on “German Bankers and the Conquest of Venezuela: Cultural Memory of ‘Heretic’ Capital and Colonization” at noon Wednesday, March 1, in LN-1106, the IASH Conference Room. She seeks … Continue reading

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The 10 best travel stories on “Go Overseas” this Septermber

The stories we bring home with us are perhaps the most rewarding remnants of an experience abroad. Not only are they filled with memories and personal growth, but they’re often an inspiration for others to follow suit and have adventures … Continue reading

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Visit the Chinese Cultural Experience Center (CCEC) in Bartle Library

  The campus and greater community is invited to enjoy this vivid cultural showcase, which has been designed to provide visitors with the opportunity to intimately experience China’s Beijing Opera through a variety of mediums, including . . . Technology … Continue reading

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Nukporfe ensemble to perform May 8

A concert of traditional African music, directed by Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Music James Burns and Adjunct Lecturer Elikem Nyamuame, will be presented by the Nukporfe African Dance and Drumming Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May … Continue reading

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Odyssey in China: The Impact of Charles Daniel Tenney

The University Libraries presents Associate Librarian Julie Wang’s discussion of “Charles Daniel Tenney’s Odyssey in China” during a brown bag session at noon Wednesday, Feb. 4, in LS-2504G, Administrative Conference Room, the Bartle Library. Tenney made significant contributions in bridging the … Continue reading

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Krokodil Digital Archive now available!

The Binghamton University Libraries are now offering a trial of the Krokodil Digital Archive  (Russian: «Крокодил», «Crocodile») via our Trial Databases page. Krokodil (Crocodile) was the USSR’s most famous and longest-running satirical journal. It was first published in Moscow as the illustrated Sunday … Continue reading

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