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Thinking Spaces Presents: Collaborational Issues Between Improvisers & Composers

This Thinking Spaces presentation by James Harley will explore the dynamic relationship between notated musical scores and creative interpretation/improvisation. This event features a talk, performance, and CD Launch for Experimental Music for Ensembles, Drums, and Electronics by James Harley and Philippe Hode-Keyser.

Taking Responsibility for Climate Change: What People in Extreme Poverty Can Teach Big Donors (and the Rest of Us)

Talk by Prof. Brooke Ackerly, Political Science, Vanderbilt University Brooke Ackerly is a political philosopher whose work focuses on human rights, feminist theory and activism, and global justice. Her most recent book is Just Responsibility: A Human Rights Theory of Global Justice (2018). She is also editor-in-chief of the International Feminist Journal of Politics. Ackerly's talk will explore how human rights tools can be used to envision collective responsibilities for mitigating climate change. 

Public Lecture: Séance d’écriture creative

Please join the School of Languages and Literatures as they present a creative French writing session held by guest French author, Lou Sarabadzic.  Should you attend, please contact Bethany Presley, the SOLAL Academic Program Assistant, at for texts and writing activities that can be done in advance. All are welcome,  Free Admission.  

Visiting Artists & Speakers Talk featuring Emelie Chhangur

Join artist, and award-winning curator and writer, Emelie Chhangur (Senior Curator), as she presents the first Visiting Artists & Speakers Talk of 2020.  She has worked at AGYU for 16 years. Employing a socially-engaged curatorial practice, she creates new civic ceremonies as collaborative artworks, which includes the commissioning of complex works across all media and the creation of long-term collaborative projects performatively staged within and outside the gallery context.

Guelph Arts Apprenticeship Program Launch

The College of Arts invites you to the official launch of the Guelph Arts Apprenticeship Program (GAAP), a partnership between our donor, Alan Rottenberg, the University of Guelph, and City of Guelph Economic Development Corporation.
Thinc Lab poster for Make Merry! with logo and a festive hat

Thinc Lab presents: Make Merry!

DH@Guelph is hosting their annual Make Merry workshop.  There's plenty of supplies for you to get crafty with us and some holiday goodies to share! Come say hello, make something fun, or even bring a craft of your own to share! All are welcome.

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