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Sun, Oct 2, 1:00 PM @ University of Iowa Main L… more dates

Main Library Gallery exhibition:

The International Writing Program (IWP) has brought close to 1,600 writers from more than 150 countries to the University of Iowa since 1967.

Mon, Oct 3, 9:00 AM @ University of Iowa Main L… more dates

Main Library Gallery exhibition:

The International Writing Program (IWP) has brought close to 1,600 writers from more than 150 countries to the University of Iowa since 1967.

Tue, Oct 4, 9:00 AM @ University of Iowa Main L… more dates

Main Library Gallery exhibition:

The International Writing Program (IWP) has brought close to 1,600 writers from more than 150 countries to the University of Iowa since 1967.

Wed, Oct 5, 5:00 PM @ Gilmore Hall

D&D lovers are sure to have fun with this one-shot *D&D night, including pizza, soda, snacks, and additional board games!  Bring your own character or choose one of ours.

Thu, Oct 6, 7:00 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art more dates

This fall, Stanley Reads book group brings together two of the university's most celebrated arts organizations: The Iowa Writers Workshop and the Stanley Museum of Art.

Fri, Oct 7, 2:30 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art more dates

We welcome students to the museum from 2:30 to 4 p. m. each Friday to relax, sketch, read, meditate, and practice mindfulness.
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Fri, Oct 7, 8:00 PM @ FilmScene more dates

Every Friday after 8 p. m. , students can see any new release film for just $4 at either FilmScene location.

Mon, Oct 10, 6:30 PM @ University of Iowa Main L…

Special Collections & Archives is home to the Thomas Ollive Mabbott Papers, an intriguing collection of materials compiled by Mabbott, who was editor of the Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe.…

Thu, Oct 13, 6:00 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art

Stanley Campus Council Halloween celebration!

This event is open to all UI students. Come celebrate Halloween with the Stanley Campus Council.
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Sat, Oct 15, 8:00 PM @ Space Place Theater

A collaboration between the International Writing Program and the University of Iowa Department of Dance, featuring work from the following:

IWP Writers: Almudena Ramírez-Pantanella, Nagae Yūki, Judith Santopietro, Tunay Önder, Joaquín…

Mon, Oct 17, 7:00 PM @ Prairie Lights Books

Please join us for a reading and conversation with Rebecca Rukeyser in celebration of the release of her book The Seaplane on Final Approach.

Thu, Oct 20, 7:00 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art

Join Diana Tuite, visiting senior curator of Modern and Contemporary art, for a talk focused on the inaugural exhibition and the state—and stakes—of curatorial practice.
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Sat, Oct 22, 10:00 PM @ FilmScene (Chauncey)

Join Bijou After Hours for our screening of Evil Dead II!

The second of three films in the Evil Dead series is part horror, part comedy, with Ash Williams (Bruce Campbell) once again…

Tue, Oct 25, 7:00 PM @ Prairie Lights Books

Please join us for a reading and conversation with Mary Helen Stefaniak in celebration of the release of her book The Six-Minute Memoir: Fifty-Five Short Essays on Life (University of Iowa Press,…

Thu, Oct 27, 6:30 PM Virtual Event

Local Libraries LIT (Listen, Initiate, Talk), a collaboration between Johnson County libraries, will welcome author Ann Patchett on Thursday, Oct. 27 at 6:30 p. m.

Thu, Oct 27, 7:00 PM @ Prairie Lights Books

Please join us for a reading and conversation with Adam Soto in celebration of the release of his book Concerning Those Who Have Fallen Asleep: Ghost Stories (Astra House, 2022).

Sun, Nov 6, 1:00 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art

The three-hour retreat will include practice with meditation, yoga, and mind/body skills for relaxation and wellness. The retreat is open both to novices and people with more experience.

Mon, Nov 7, 7:00 PM @ Prairie Lights Books

Please join us for a reading and conversation with former Iowa Citians Patricia Bryan and Tom Wolf in celebration of the release of their book The Plea: The True Story of Young Wesley Elkins…

Thu, Nov 10, 6:00 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art

The Stanley Campus Council encourages students to join it to consider textiles and sustainability in the museum before Anita Fields' lecture at 7 p. m.

Thu, Nov 10, 7:00 PM @ University of Iowa Main L…

Anita Fields will give the 2022–23 Jeanne and Richard Levitt Lecture: American Crafts in Context.

Thu, Nov 10, 8:00 PM Virtual Event

The Writers' Workshop presents an in-person and virtual reading with Gish Jen. Virtual attendees may join us via Zoom.

Thu, Dec 8, 6:00 PM @ Stanley Museum of Art

Study, unwind, and relax in the Stanley with cozy study spots, snacks, and stress-relieving activities.

Thu, Mar 30, 12:00 AM @ TBA (Various campus and community locations) more dates

After a two-year hiatus, the Obermann Humanities Symposium returns next academic year.

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