October 16 David Bowie Is... exhibition at The Museum of Contemporary Art.
Nov 13-16 Four-day trip to Indiana.
The Arts at NIU:
Gender Exhibition Suite
August 26th - November 15th, 2014
Explores expressions of the sex/gender continuum in the arts.
Questioning concepts of ethnicity and gender through costume and body adornment from the Burmese art collections at Denison University and NIU.
Features selections from NIU’s Rare Books and Special Collections curated by Lynne M. Thomas.
Admission is always FREE!
Please note that many of our exhibitions explore challenging, contemporary subject matter and may not be suitable for all audiences. We recommend that visitors contact the museum before organizing visits with children.
Tuesday, October 14: Visiting Artist Talk by Sean Fader, an artist in the "Manly Men..." exhibition; 5-6:30 p.m.; Altgeld 315
Tuesday, October 28: Screening of Dallas Buyer's Club followed by a discussion with Randy Caspersen and Lara Stache of the NIU Communications dept. 7:15-10 p.m.; Terwilliger Auditorium, Montgomery Hall
Wednesday, October 29: Poetry Reading & Recitation Night; Local poets and poetryphiles are invited to share poems related to gender and identity. 7:30-8:30 p.m., Altgeld 315
Tuesday, November 4: Mean Girls, Manly Boys, and Anti-feminist Messages in Kid’s T.V.; Kristen Myers, Director/Professor Women’s Studies & Sociology; 5-6:30 p.m.; Altgeld 315