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Screening of “Mississippi Masala”


Date: April 24, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  9:00 pm The film will be introduced by University of Texas postdoctoral fellow Titas Chakraborty. The screening is part of the “Faces of Migration” series presented by “Not Even Past,” Department of History, and Institute of Historical Studies. Location: University of Texas at Austin campus, CLA 1.302B, Julius Glickman Conference […]


Date: April 20, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  10:00 pm Singer-songwriter Carrie Newcomer will perform at a benefit concert for the Austin Sanctuary Network, a coalition of faith communities, immigrants, and other organizations that support immigrants fleeing violence or in danger of deportation. The evening begins with a regional art show at 7 pm and […]

Screening of “The Grand Budapest Hotel”


Date: April 10, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  9:00 pm The film will be introduced by University of Texas professor Donna Kornhaber. The screening is part of the “Faces of Migration” series presented by “Not Even Past,” Department of History, and Institute of Historical Studies. Location: University of Texas at Austin campus, CLA 1.302B, Julius Glickman Conference Center […]

Screening of “Lone Star”


Date: March 27, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  9:00 pm The film will be introduced by University of Texas professor Ward Keeler. The screening is part of the “Faces of Migration” series presented by “Not Even Past,” Department of History, and Institute of Historical Studies. Location: University of Texas at Austin campus, CLA 1.302B, Julius Glickman Conference Center […]

Carolyn West on Racism and Sexism in Pornography


Date: March 22, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  9:00 pm Carolyn West, professor of psychology at the University of Washington Tacoma, will speak on “’Let Me Tell Ya’ll about Black Chicks’: Images of Black Women in Pornography.” West will analyze the racist and hyper-sexualized images of black women in contemporary pornography and discuss the effects […]


Date: March 7, 2018 Time: 6:30 pm  to  8:30 pm This panel focusing on how sexual assault and domestic violence affect immigrant communities is sponsored by Asian Family Support Services of Austin, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, United We Dream, Lone Star Victims Advocacy Project, and YWCA ATX. More information on the Facebook event page. Location: […]

Screening of “Lamerica”


Date: March 6, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  9:00 pm The film will be introduced by University of Texas professor Chelsi West Ohueri. The screening is part of the “Faces of Migration” series presented by “Not Even Past,” Department of History, and Institute of Historical Studies. Location: University of Texas at Austin campus, CLA 1.302B, Julius Glickman Conference […]


Date: March 6, 2018 Time: 5:00 pm  to  6:30 pm danah boyd, a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research, will address the challenges presented by big data and machine learning, raising critical questions about fairness and accountability. boyd, the founder and president of Data & Society and a visiting professor at New York University, is the […]


Date: March 5, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  to  8:00 pm University of Texas history professor Jacqueline Jones will discuss her new book, Goddess of Anarchy: The Life and Times of Lucy Parsons, American Radical. The book tells the story of the militant writer, orator, and agitator Lucy Parsons. Born to an enslaved woman in Virginia […]


Date: March 3, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm  to  4:00 pm Speakers will discuss the 2020 census, redistricting in 2021, and the Fair Maps for Texas coalition, which aims to ensure fair districts and representation. Panelists will include Stephanie Swanson, League of Women Voters; Michael Sarahan, Software Engineer; Anthony Gutierrez, Common Cause Texas; and moderator Mike […]