Events

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Upcoming Events

Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student Conference
Thursday,  March 30, 2017,  (All Day)  

Learning to be Loyal: Political Education in China and Russia
Thursday,  March 30, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student Conference
Friday,  March 31, 2017,  (All Day)  

"Ways of War" in ed. vol. 'Contemporary Military Strategy and the Profession of Effects' (Lt Col, U.S. Air Force) Prof. Mike Fowler – U.S. Air Force Academy
Friday,  March 31, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  

Wolfgang Streeck, "The Long Crisis of Contemporary Capitalism"
Monday,  April 3, 2017,  12:30 PM - 2:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Media Politics in China: Improvising Power under Authoritarianism
Tuesday,  April 4, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Wednesdays@PAS: Bisi Silva on Developing a History of Women Artists in Nigeria
Wednesday,  April 5, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Visual Vanguard: Bisi Silva
Wednesday,  April 5, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Block Museum of Art, Mary and Leigh

Israel and the Middle East: Changing Equations
Thursday,  April 6, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

New Media, Citizen Journalism and Politics
Thursday,  April 6, 2017,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Mele Murals - Screening and Q&A with Tadashi Nakamura
Thursday,  April 6, 2017,  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM   | Kresge Hall

Developing Girls? The Temporal Logics of the Global Girls’ Empowerment Movement
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Beyond Deterrence: New Approaches to Global Nuclear Politics (Panel and Keynote Address)
Friday,  April 7, 2017,  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | Scott Hall

Turkish-German Filmmaker Ilker Çatak in Conversation with MENA Faculty Member Emrah Yıldız
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Kresge Hall

What Does the Collapse of TPP Mean for Indonesia and the Region of Southeast Asia?
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

2 Short Films by Turkish-German Director Ilker Çatak + Conversation with Professors Anna Parkinson & Emrah Yıldız
Monday,  April 10, 2017,  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   | Annie May Swift Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: The Poetics of Voice in Ben Okri's The Famished Road
Wednesday,  April 12, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Engendering Change Conference
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  (All Day)  

RE. . . Africa: Archives, Knowledges, Approaches
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  (All Day)   | University Library

Social Stability and Mutual Noncompliance: Cadre-Villager Bargaining at the Local Level
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Trade and Inequality: Worker-level Evidence from France
Friday,  April 14, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Engendering Change Conference
Saturday,  April 15, 2017,  (All Day)  

Higher Education and Authoritarian Resilience: The Case of China, Past and Present
Monday,  April 17, 2017,  2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Second Annual Buffett Award for Emerging Global Leaders Lecture
Tuesday,  April 18, 2017,  5:00 PM - 6:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: Understanding the Nature of Cross Border Intergroup Conflicts. A Study of Murle and their Neighbours along the Ethiopia-South Sudan Border
Wednesday,  April 19, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Signal and Noise in Our Weather and Climate
Thursday,  April 20, 2017,  6:30 PM - 8:00 PM   | Donald P. Jacobs Center

Defying Censorship: Five Decades of Defending the Freedom of Expression in Syria
Friday,  April 21, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Ian Johnson: The Souls of China and The Return of Religion After Mao
Monday,  April 24, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   | McCormick Foundation Center

Istanbul Kültür University Choir
Tuesday,  April 25, 2017,  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM   | Harris Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: Detoothing Kampala: Notes on an Emerging Economy of Seduction
Wednesday,  April 26, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

William Mazzarella: The Mana of Mass Society Colloquium
Wednesday,  April 26, 2017,  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM   | University Hall

Ebola Crisis in West Africa: Epidemic Projections and the Politics of Reckoning
Friday,  April 28, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Wednesdays@PAS: From Digital Literacy to Social Engineering: Sponsoring and Censoring Nollywood in the Twenty-First Century
Wednesday,  May 3, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Imagining Climate Change from Noah’s Flood to The Day After Tomorrow
Friday,  May 5, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Buffett Visiting Professor Lecture
Monday,  May 8, 2017,  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   | Scott Hall

Wednesdays@PAS: On Juridical Colonialism: International Law and the Ottoman Scramble for Africa
Wednesday,  May 10, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Robot Artists and Automating Art
Friday,  May 12, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Wednesdays@PAS: “God Has Exposed You”: Discourses of Judgement in Nigerian Hausa Film
Wednesday,  May 17, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:15 PM   | 620 Library Place

Faculty & Fellows Colloquium with Brayden King
Friday,  May 19, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road

Religion and Xenophobia: The Role of Church-State Incongruence
Friday,  May 26, 2017,  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM   | 1902 Sheridan Road