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  1. Vinay Lal Lecture

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    January 30, 2003 Lal is a professor of History at University of California, Los Angeles. He writes on a wide variety of subjects for periodicals in the U.S., India and Britain. Some of his recent…

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    • Frances-Marie Uitti, cello

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      May 8, 2002 The Society is excited to host an encore performance by one of the most sought-after talents in the world. Uitti has performed definitive interpretations of works by some of the late…

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      • Steve McQueen Artist Talk

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        Steve McQueen Gravesend: Artist Talk September 16 – October 28, 2007 The subject of British filmmaker Steve McQueen’s new short, Gravesend, is coltan, a mineral so valuable it is proving…

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        • John Neff Artist Talk

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          Artist talk with Chicago-based artist John Neff on the occasion of the opening of his solo exhibition at The Renaissance Society. March 3, 2013 Kent Hall, University of Chicago

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          • Adam Zagajewski Poetry Reading

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            Adam Zagajewski November 22, 2009 Poet, novelist, essayist Adam Zagajewski, (born 1945) is considered one of the “Generation of ’68” or “New Wave” writers in Poland;…

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            • R.H. Quaytman Artist Talk

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              RH Quaytman in conversation with Hamza Walker on the event of the opening reception of a solo exhibition, "Passing Through The Opposite of What It Approaches, Chapter 25." January 06, 2013. For…

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              • Minimalism Now: Discussion and Q&A

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                Minimalism Now Feb 27, 2011 Rachel Harrison, sculptor Miwon Kwon, Professor of Art History, UCLA James Meyer, Associate Professor of Art History, Emory University David Raskin, Professor of Art…

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                • Gerard Byrne Artist Talk

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                  The Renaissance Society, Lismore Castle Arts, C. Waterford, Ireland, and the 2010 Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art, in collaboration with Van Abbemuseum, co-commissioned Irish artist Gerard…

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                  • William J. O'Brien Artist Talk

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                    May 15, 2011 William J. O'Brien Artist Talk with Hamza Walker Chicago artist William J. O’Brien (b.1975) works in multiple mediums, including ceramic, textiles, wood, and metal, along…

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                    • Alissa Nutting Reading

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                      Dec 5, 2010 Nutting's writing has appeared in Tin House, Fence, BOMB, and the fairy tale anthology My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me. Her short story collection, Unclean Jobs for…

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                      • Gallery Walk-Through with Bill Brown

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                        May 29, 2011 Bill Brown is the Karla Scherer Distinguished Service Professor in American Culture, Department of English, Department of Visual Arts, and Committee on the History of Culture, at the…

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                        • Vincent Barras and Jacques Demierre

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                          April 20, 2011 Based on the formal and conceptual rigor of their spoken word compositions, Barras and Demierre are unabashed moderns, picking up where the likes of Kurt Schwitters and Henri Chopin…

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