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Reckoning With Our History: UW-Madison’s History of Discrimination and Resistance

Uncovering and giving voice to the histories of discrimination and resistance on our campus is difficult work, revealing uncomfortable truths while taking stories of hate and violence out of the…

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CDMC Conversation Series: “Beth Lipman’s House Album”, a Short Film by Atesh Atici

Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 4:30pm CST The CDMC hosted a conversation around Beth Lipman’s House Album, a short film by Atesh Atici playing in the Milwaukee Film Festival. The film explores…

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Toni Gilpin: "‘We’re Not Going to Be Second Class Citizens in the South’: the Radical, Interracial Organizing Model of the Farm Equipment Workers in Louisville, Kentucky"

The second in a series of two lectures from Toni Gilpin, given for the Havens Wright Center Spring 2021 Visiting Scholar Program. Toni Gilpin is a labor historian, writer, and activist who holds a…

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Toni Gilpin: “Class Collaboration or Class War? The Battle to Define Profit, Progress, and the Purpose of Unionism in the 20th Century Labor Movement”

The first in a series of two lectures from Toni Gilpin, given for the Havens Wright Center Spring 2021 Visiting Scholar Program. Toni Gilpin is a labor historian, writer, and activist who holds a…

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Robin D. G. Kelley: “Where do We Go From Here?: Abolition or Fascism"

The third in a series of three lectures from Professor Robin D. G. Kelley given at the Havens Wright Center Spring 2021 Visiting Scholar Program. Robin D. G. Kelley is Distinguished Professor of…

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Robin D.G. Kelley: “Count All Women’s Lives!”: Abolition Feminism vs Racial Femicide”

The second in a series of three lectures from Professor Robin D. G. Kelley given for the Havens Wright Center Spring 2021 Visiting Scholar Program. Robin D. G. Kelley is Distinguished Professor of…

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Robin D. G. Kelley: “The Price of the Ticket: Making a Killing in Cincinnati”

The first in a series of three lectures from Professor Robin D. G. Kelley given at the Havens Wright Center Spring 2021 Visiting Scholar Program.Robin D. G. Kelley is Distinguished Professor of…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Annette Becker

Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 12:00pm CT Annette Becker is a fashion historian and arts educator whose work focuses on accessible material culture studies. She currently serves as the director of…

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CDMC Conversation Series: PJ Carlino and Nastaran Shishegar

Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 1:00pm CT PJ Carlino is a design educator and design historian. His scholarship decodes the history embedded in industrially produced products with a particular focus on…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Shirley Wajda

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 12:00pm CT Shirley Wajda, Executive Director of the Enfield Shaker Museum, converses with CDMC Visiting Executive Director, Sarah Anne Carter. The two discuss the…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Erika Holst

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 3:00pm CT In this CDMC Conversation, Erika Holst, Curator of History at the Illinois State Museum, speaks with Sam Comerford, Interim Assistant Collections Manager of the…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Lauren Gottlieb-Miller

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 4:00pm CT The Center for Design and Material Culture is pleased to present Lauren Gottlieb-Miller, librarian for the Menil Collection in Houston, Texas, for this virtual…

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History majors are well equipped to compete in today's world

Dean Pagedas '91 received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a major in History. Mr. Pagedas is currently the Executive Vice President and COO of…

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The Intersection of Sports, Law, and the Liberal Arts

Rick Schlesinger '83 received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with majors in History and Political Science. Mr. Schlesinger is currently the Chief…

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Classics Leads to Teaching

Abby Lease '11 received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin - Madison with majors in Classical Humanities and History. Mrs. Lease is currently a Latin teacher at St.…

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The Digital Age of Libraries and Museums

Emily Pfotenhauer '02 received her Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a major in Art History. Ms. Pfotenhauer is currently a consultant and trainer with…

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