William L. Clements Library

Upcoming Exhibits and Events


To be announced.

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Due to the Clements Library’s renovation, the Clements Library 2015 Events and Lecture series will be held at the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery Room 100.

All lectures are free and open to the public, but registration is requested. Please email clementsevents@umich.edu or phone 734-647-0864.

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Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library
Stephen Clark Library, Second Floor


Religion and American Antislavery: From the Politics of Conversion to the Conversion to Politics

Ben Wright
Clements Library Upton Foundation Fellow
Assistant Professor of History, University of Texas at Dallas

Thursday, October 8
12:00 p.m.

Wright will discuss how material at the Clements library reveals the intimate connection between expectations of religious conversion and the development of American antislavery thought.

Feel free to bring your lunch. Beverages will be provided.

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Arcades of Detroit: Albert Kahn and the 20th Century

Claire Zimmerman
Director of Doctoral Studies and Associate Professor Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and Department of the History of Art

Wednesday, November 18
6:00 p.m.