Events in UCIS

Sunday, October 1

10:00 am Film
"Ryna" Screening
Location:
Cathedral of Learning 232
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center, Center for Russian and East European Studies and Global Studies Center along with Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures, Film Studies Program, Humanities Center, Cultural Studies Program, Gender Sexuality & Women's Studies Program, GOSECA and Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures at the Ohio State University
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Post-screening discussion with Sunnie Rucker-Chang, Assistant Professor of Slavic, Director of European Studies, University of Cincinnati, Ohio

1:00 pm Panel Discussion
Post-Socialist Women Filmmakers Festival Closing Roundtable
Location:
Cathedral of Learning 232
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center, Center for Russian and East European Studies and Global Studies Center along with Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures, Film Studies Program, Humanities Center, Cultural Studies Program, Gender Sexuality & Women's Studies Program, GOSECA and Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures at the Ohio State University
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Roundtable, facilitated by Nancy Condee, Chair, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

2:00 pm Cultural Event
Gandhi Day: International Day of Nonviolence
Location:
125 Frick Fine Arts Cloister and Auditorium
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center and Global Studies Center
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It is the birth anniversary of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi aka Mahatma Gandhi, who was born in India on 2 October 1869. He fought with British imperialism using his acts of nonviolence. He is world known for his ideas of nonviolence, Martin Luther Jr. quoted him several times in his speeches.

Please join us for an afternoon of activities celebrating the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi and his teachings. Enjoy tea and conversations with Pittsburgh organizations at 2:00 pm, followed by cultural performances, inter-faith presentations, and a panel discussion with authors, scholars, and educators.