Upcoming Exhibits



Autumn Quarter 2017

Russian Revolutions

September 18, 2017 - December 15, 2017

Marking the centennial of the Russian revolutions of 1917, this exhibition is being organized to coincide with the annual international conference, November 9-12, 2017, of the Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), November 9-12, 2017.  A parallel exhibition. "Revolution Every Day," will be on display at the Smart Museum, September 14, 2017-January 14, 2018, presenting graphic art including posters, video, and film.


Winter Quarter 2018

Fermi, CP-1, and the Atomic Scientists’ Movement

December 26, 2017 – March 16, 2018


December 2, 2017 marks the 75th anniversary of the Enrico Fermi/CP-1 nuclear pile experiment beneath the West Stands of Stagg Field.  The operation of this first operating nuclear reactor led to the rapid expansion of the Manhattan Project and later military and non-military applications of nuclear energy.  The University of Chicago is commemorating this anniversary in 2017-18 with events culminating in seminars and panel discussions on December 1-2, 2017.  Partners in the programs include the Physical Sciences Division, Department of Physics, Argonne National Laboratory, the Museum of Science and Industry, and The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.



Spring Quarter 2018

Trauma and Memory

March 26, 2018 – June 8, 2018


Autumn Quarter 2018

Expurgation / Censorship