Workshop Locations

Workshop Locations:

The Graduate Hotel (lodging for out-of-town guests)
Abbreviation: The Graduate
615 East Huron Street
(web site)

The Michigan Union (private working sessions)
Abbreviation: MU Kuenzel
Kuenzel Room (1st floor)
530 South State Street
(web site)

Institute for Social Research (public roundtables)
Abbreviation: ISR
Rooms 1430 (1st floor) and 6050 (6th floor) will be used
426 Thompson Street
(web site)

North Quadrangle Residential and Academic Complex (optional pre-conference lecture)
Abbreviation: NQ
Ehrlicher Room (Room 3100, 3rd floor)
105 South State Street
(web site)


Other Places of Interest

(during free time or before/after the workshop)

  • Stamps Gallery is exhibiting “The Unfinished Conversation: Encoding/Decoding” (which is relevant to our topic). Open 12-7 Friday and Saturday.
  • Argo Canoe Livery is open Saturday until 7pm. They offer a $10-20 paddleboard, canoe, kayak, or innertube rental for a short river trip (about 2 hours). About 10 blocks walk from the Graduate Hotel. No reservations required, includes return transportation by van.
  • Zingerman’s Deli was recently named best cheese selection in the United States (among other honors). Five blocks walking from the Graduate. Expect lines.
  • Ann Arbor Farmer’s Market until 3pm Saturday. About five blocks walking from the Graduate.
  • University of Michigan Museum of Art just one block from the Michigan Union (our Friday-Saturday venue). Open 11-5 Friday and Saturday. Free admission.
  • Nichols Arboretum, or “The Arb,” is a 123-acre arboretum with walking trails and seating along the Huron River, through woodlands, and among late-flowering gardens. Open from sunrise to sunset daily. One mile from the Graduate.