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Dec
3
Sat
AMST Prof Louise Siddons to Give Tulsa Artists Gallery Talk @ 108 Contemporary
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Here’s a link to some details about the show, which open on 12/2 at 6pm: http://www.tulsaworld.com/scene/artsandentertainment/show-features-diverse-art-of-tulsa-artists-fellowship-s-inaugural/article_f9ed888c-b171-5c4c-8a44-5ede717fa6c7.html.

Dr. Siddons teaches American Art History at OSU, and is faboo if you haven’t had her in class yet! Go, Learn, Have your minds altered!

Jan
26
Thu
Tulsa Artist Fellow, Monty Little, Gallery Talk @ Living Arts Tulsa
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tulsa Artist Fellow, Monty Little, Gallery Talk @ Living Arts Tulsa

Visual artist Monty Little will give a gallery talk about his work at Living Arts Tulsa. The event is free and open to the public. Details about Little can be found on the Tulsa Artist Fellow website: http://www.tulsaartistfellowship.org/portfolio-posts/monty-little/

Brando Skyhorse–Gallery Talk @ AHHA Hardesty Arts Center
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Brando Skyhorse--Gallery Talk @ AHHA  Hardesty Arts Center

Brando Skyhorse, author of Take This Man, will give a talk at AHHA (101 E Archer, Tulsa) at 7 pm. More details available at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1597166087244987/

Feb
6
Mon
Film Screening: Navaho Math Circles (6:30 pm Circle Cinema, Tulsa) @ Circle Cinema, Tulsa
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Free screening of Navajo Math Circles, a film by George Csicsery. The film, recently broadcast on PBS, is open to the public, will last for one hour and will be followed by a Q&A session led by Tatiana Shubin, the co-founder/co-director of the Navajo Nation Math Circles project

Feb
15
Wed
Arigon Starr, 7 pm, Starlight Terrace, OSU-STW @ Starlight Terrace
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arigon Starr, 7 pm, Starlight Terrace, OSU-STW @ Starlight Terrace

Kickapoo multimedia artist Arigon Starr will perform in concert.  The event is free and open to the public. For info on Starr visit her website. AMST is a co-sponsor of the event. Contact lindsey.c.smith@okstate.edu for more info.

Arigon Starr Flyer — Full details

Feb
16
Thu
Arigon Starr Concert (Feb 16; 7:00 pm OSUT Auditorium) @ OSU Tulsa Auditorium
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Arigon Starr Concert (Feb 16; 7:00 pm OSUT Auditorium) @ OSU Tulsa Auditorium

Arigon Starr Flyer — Full details

Arigon Starr, a multimedia artist and enrolled member of the Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma, will give a musical performance and lecture at 7 p.m. on Feb. 16 at the OSU-Tulsa Auditorium. The event is free and the public is invited to attend.

She is the guest of Dr. Lindsey Smith, OSU associate professor of English and editor of the American Indian Quarterly, in partnership with the Tulsa Artist Fellowship. The fellowship is a project of the George Kaiser Family Foundation. Starr’s visit is in conjunction with Smith’s OSU-Tulsa course on Native American Studies and the Arts.

Starr is one of the founders of the first Indigenous Comic Con, which took place in Albuquerque last fall. She is the author of Super Indian and the just-released Tales of the Mighty Code Talkers. She will perform several songs and read from her works The Red Road and Super Indian. To learn more about Starr, visit her website.

Apr
13
Thu
Kevin Brockmeier Reading (co-sponsored by AMST) @ Backstage
Apr 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kevin Brockmeier Reading (co-sponsored by AMST) @ Backstage

Author Kevin Brockmeier will give a reading from his recent work. The event is sponsored by the Creative Writers Association (CWA) and cosponsored by AMST. It will be free and open to the public. Brockmeier is a writer of sophisticated genre fiction, so if your bag is horror or sci fi, you might be especially interested. More info on Brokmeier can be found at: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/authors/3313/kevin-brockmeier

Penguin | ABOUT THE AUTHOR

In addition to his most recent work, A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip, KEVIN BROCKMEIER is the author of the novels The Illumination, The Brief History of the Dead, and The Truth About Celia; the story collections Things That Fall from the Sky and The View from the Seventh Layer; and the children’s novels City of Names and Grooves: A Kind of Mystery. His work has been translated into seventeen languages. He has published his stories in such venues as The New Yorker, The Georgia Review, McSweeney’s, Zoetrope, Tin House, The Oxford American, The Best American Short Stories, The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror, and New Stories from the South. He has recieved the Borders Original Voices Award, three O. Henry Awards (one, a first prize), the PEN USA Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and an NEA Grant. In 2007, he was named one of Granta magazine’s Best Young American Novelists He teaches frequently at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and he lives in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he was raised.
Aug
21
Mon
Fall Classes Begin [AY2017-2018]
Aug 21 all-day

New Semester Begins. See this link for more info on American Studies courses: http://amst.okstate.edu/academics-2/fall/

Aug
28
Mon
Drop/Add period ends
Aug 28 all-day

Last day to drop or add a course without penalty.

Sep
14
Thu
Lecture: Larry O’Dell on “The Tulsa Race Riot, A.J. Smitherman and the Report of the TRR Commission @ North Hall 212
Sep 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture: Larry O'Dell on "The Tulsa Race Riot, A.J. Smitherman and the Report of the TRR Commission @ North Hall 212

The Tulsa Race Riot, A. J. Smitherman, and the Report of the Tulsa Race Riot Commission

Larry O’Dell, Oklahoma Historical Society

Thursday September 14, 4:30 pm

North Hall, OSU Tulsa campus, Room 212

Sponsored by the American Studies Program and Dr. Gray’s Tulsa’s Public Cultures class (AMST 3550).

For further details, contact Dr. David Gray: david.gray11@okstate.edu