The Attorney

MLLI Film Festival
Friday, November 7 | 2:00 p.m.
The Attorney (Korea, 2010)
Public Policy Building Room 105

As part of the Modern Languages, Linguistics and Intercultural Communication Department’s Fall Film Festival, the Korean area of MLLI will screen The Attorney (original title: Byeonhoin). The film is a 2013 South Korean drama film based on a true story of Roh Moo-hyun, the ninth president of the Republic of Korea, who was well known for his human rights activist career as an attorney. (Click heading for full description.)


Thursday – Saturday, November 6 – 8
Dance Cube

The Department of Dance presents the Senior Dance Concert featuring choreography from Department of Dance seniors. (Click heading for full description.)

The Admiral

MLLI Film Festival
Monday, November 10 | 7:00 p.m.
The Admiral (Russia, 2008)
ITE Building Room 102

As part of the Modern Languages, Linguistics and Intercultural Communication Department’s Fall Film Festival, the Russian area of MLLI will screen The Admiral. The film is a 2008 biopic about Alexander Kolchak, a Vice-Admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy and leader of the anti-communist White Movement during the Russian Civil War. (Click heading for full description.)

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Visual Arts
Wednesday, November 12 | 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Kumar Talkies, with Filmmaker Pankaj Rishi Kumar
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

The film Kumar Talkies has received numerous awards and distinctions, and has been shown at more than 40 international film festivals. Filmmaker Pankaj Rishi Kumar will discuss the film following a screening. (Click heading for full description.)

Evelynn M Hammonds

Social Sciences Forum
Wednesday, November 12 | 7:00 p.m.
Evelynn M. Hammonds, Director of the Program for the Study of Race & Gender in Science & Medicine at the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University
University Center Ballroom

A renowned researcher and author on the history of disease, on the analysis of race, gender and science, and on African-American women and the epidemic of HIV/AIDS, Dr. Hammonds will discuss the ever evolving intersection of scientific, medical, anthropological, and socio-political concepts of race in the United States from the early nineteenth century to present day. (Click heading for full description.)


Social Sciences Forum
Thursday, November 13 | 4:00 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Join experienced political analysts and journalists for an engaging discussion of the 2014 Maryland Gubernatorial election – the campaigns, the candidates, the issues and, of course, the election outcomes. (Click heading for full description.)

Trio des Alpes by Studio Neon, Milano

Saturday, November 15 | 8:00 p.m.
Trio des Alpes
Concert Hall (Performing Arts & Humanities Building)

“Individually excellent, they are even more impressive together,” wrote the Gazzetta di Mantova after a concert by the Italian-Swiss Trio des Alpes, thereby describing one of this Trio’s essential qualities: three independent, all-round successful personalities meeting as a trio. What attracts them is the quintessence of chamber music: dialogue, a shared sound and the blending of three instruments into a single whole. The Trio’s program will feature works by women composers, including the U.S. premiere of a new piece by UMBC professor Linda Dusman. (Click heading for full description.)


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