Upcoming Events

  • Camille Dungy

    Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 12:00pm

    Reading: Laurel Forum, Karpen Hall

    Free and open to the public. No tickets required.

    Camille Dungy, the author of award-winning poetry collections, will read from and discuss her works. Read more about the Visiting Writers Series here.

    Camille Dungy is... Read More


  • Kabir Singers

    Monday, March 20, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Performance: Humanities Lecture Hall

    Free and open to the public. No tickets required.

    The Kabir Singers, featuring Prahlad Singh Tipanya, bring to life the expressive journeys of the 15th century north Indian mystic poet as well as other Bhakti and Sufi saints whose visions still resonate with our contemporary world.... Read More


  • The Mandingo Ambassadors, The Sound of Guinea: Residency March 28-30

    Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Performance: Lipinsky Auditorium

    Founded in New York City by guitarist Mamady Kouyaté, a veteran of 1970s Guinean dance bands, the Mandingo Ambassadors make music that is “structured to make you feel good,” with “dazzling vocal and guitar patterns over a rhythm section that is like a perfect system,” according to The New York... Read More


  • Chinelo Okparanta

    Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Reading: Laurel Forum, Karpen Hall

    Free and open to the public. No tickets required.

    Chinelo Okparanta, whose novel Under the Udala Trees won the Lambda Literary Ward for Lesbian Fiction and was listed as one of the best books of 2015 by NPR, Cosmopolitan, and The Wall Street Journal,... Read More