Upcoming Events

History Study Group

Curt Hillstrom
Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
At your location, via

Zoom link

The book we are tackling this time is From the Ruins of Empire: The Revolt against the West and the Remaking of Asia (2012) by Indian author Pankaj Mishra. A new paperback version of the book lists for $20, but can be found for less. An ebook is $13. This meeting will cover the first three chapters.

Philosophy Study Group

Curt Hillstrom
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Zoom Link

For this meeting we will spend our time discussing Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous by George Berkeley. First published in 1713, it has become a part of the traditional epistemological oeuvre.

Resources of the Minnesota State Law Library

Erica Nutzman
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
At your location, via Zoom. Details forthcoming...

Presenter: Erica Nutzman will give a brief overview of the history of the library as well as describe the unique resource collections available for research at the Minnesota State Law Library. In particular, there are a number of different resources about court personnel, particularly oral history resources and other materials about specific judges. There are many historical sources as well, such as legal briefs, lawyer roll books, books on court history, and other unique resources.