Upcoming Events

Sept. 7, 2018: Meredith Stern on Art and Activism

10:00am: Artist Talk with Meredith Stern”Cultural Collaboration: Historical & Contemporary Examples of Radical Visual Art” An Artist Talk with Meredith Stern 10:00am-11:00am Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 Konover Auditorium Dodd Center The talk will start with a slideshow of work by socially engaged artists, collectives, and cooperatives (historical and contemporary). Then she will talk about her […]

Aug. 1, 2018: Special Screening of Dawnland

Dawnland Wednesday, August 1, 2018 3:30pm – 5:30p Konover Auditorium Thomas J. Dodd Research Center featuring talk-back with filmmaker Adam Mazo and Maine-Wabanaki TRC member gkisedtanamoogk “My foster mother told me … she would save me from being Penobscot.” For most of the 20th century, government agents systematically forced Native American children from their homes […]

April 10, 2018 Human Rights Film Series: Twilight Los Angeles

2017-2018 Human Rights Film Series Aesthetics & Politics Art History & Human Rights presents Twilight: Los Angeles (2000, by Anna Devere Smith) TUESDAY, April 10, 2018 3:30 – 5:30pm Konover Auditorium Dodd Center University of Connecticut Free Admission   In this film adaptation of the award-winning play, Twilight: Los Angeles, writer and performer Anna Deavere […]

April 1 – May 1, 2018: Race and Revolution Exhibit

Race and Revolution: Still Separate – Still Unequal April 1 – May 1, 2018 Reception: Friday, April 13 at 6:30pm Charter Oak Cultural Center 21 Charter Oak Avenue Hartford, CT 06106     Curators: Kathryn Fuller and Larry Ossei-Mensah Artists: Mitsuko Brooks, Dennis Redmoon Darkeem, Damien Davis, Dominique Duroseau, Uraline Setpembre Hager, L. Kasimu Harris, […]

April 4, 2018: Isa Mujahid, “Real Talk”

Real Talk: Reparations, Equity, and Liberation as a Framework for Social Change Isa Mujahid, Founder and Organizing Director of CTCORE-Organize Now! April 4, 2018 4:00-5:30pm Konover Auditorium Isa Mujahid, Founder and Organizing Director of CTCORE-Organize Now! is a native of Bridgeport, CT. The child and grandchild of Civil Rights Era activists, Isa was aware from […]

May 22, 2018 Back to the Old Country: The Jewish Food Renaissance

Registration is currently closed.  When: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Where: Infinity Hall Hartford- 32 Front St, Hartford, CT Directions Click HERE   Food tasting & book talk by: Jeffrey Yoskowitz The Gefilteria, comprised of renowned author/chefs Liz Alpern and Jeffrey Yoskowitz, are on a mission to preserve traditional eastern European Jewish cuisine and adapting it […]