A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hyatt Place Bloomington, located at 217 West Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN, 47404. Located downtown, the hotel is within walking distance of many restaurants, the B-Line Trail, and the Indiana University Bloomington campus. For additional information, visit their website or contact them at 1 (812) 339-5950.
The IU Auditorium
The First Thursdays event will be held at the Arts Plaza in front of the Indiana University Auditorium on Thursday, November 7, at 4:00. Located at 1211 E 7th St, Bloomington, IN 47405, walking distance from the renowned Eskenazi Museum of Art, the auditorium features free parking and shuttle service from the Atwater and Poplars parking garages.
The Moving Image Archive
The Moving Image Archive, one of the world’s largest collections of educational films, including many rare films (sometimes in their last remaining copies), will host many of the conference events, including the Opening Address on Thursday, November 7, at 5:15, and the panels and Plenary Lecture on Saturday, November 9, beginning at 1:00. The Moving Image Archive is located inside the Herman B. Wells Library at 1320 E. 10th St, Bloomington, IN 47405.
Indiana Memorial Union
The Indiana Memorial Union, located at 900 E. 7th St., Bloomington, IN 47405, will host a number of panels on Friday, November 8, as well as screening John Wick 3: Parabellum in the Whittenberger Auditorium at 8:00 Friday night. In addition, the Union features a number of restaurants and services, including a Starbucks, food court, UPS Store, and Visitor Information Center. Both the Whittenberger Auditorium and the President’s Room, site of many conference panels, are located on the south side of the building, easily accessed through the south entrance.