25 Years

ICGC Co-sponsored Events

ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Feb
17
2015

60th Anniversary of the Bandung ConferenceL From the Non-Aligned Movement to Global South Solidarity?

Event Time: Tue, 02/17/2015 - 4:00pm

The Bandung Conference was the first global meeting of African and Asian states to promote cooperation along economic and cultural lines, and opposition to colonial and neocolonial politics. The conference was hosted in Bandung, Indonesia by...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
01
2014

Teach-In Ayotzinapa: Violence in Mexico and the War on Drugs

Event Time: Mon, 12/01/2014 - 4:00pm

Please join us on Monday, December 1st to discuss the recent events in Mexico within the larger context of drug-related violence and the consequences of the war on drugs in the USA and Mexico.

On September 26, the mayor of Iguala in...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
09
2014

'Leftover' Women The Resurgence of Gender Inequality in China

Event Time: Thu, 10/09/2014 -
4:00pm to 5:15pm

“Leftover” women (shengnü) – a Chinese term for women who remain unmarried in their late twenties and beyond – have become the target of a state-sponsored media campaign designed to bully educated, professional...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
25
2014

Shadows of Universalism: The Untold Story of Human Rights

Event Time: Fri, 04/25/2014 - 3:30pm

Presented by Professor Lydia Liu, Columbia University

ABSTRACT: How did self-determination get written into human rights? And by whom? In her lecture, Lydia Liu reopens the story of how the postwar norms...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
25
2014

The Freudian Robot: Digital Media and the Future of the Unconscious. Discussion with Lydia Liu

Event Time: Fri, 04/25/2014 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Lunch and an informal discussion with critical translation theorist Lydia Liu

A discussion of Lydia Liu's latest book, "The Freudian Robot: Digital Media and the Future of the Unconscious (University of Chicago...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
17
2013

Agricultural Research and Development in Somalia - Day 2

Event Time: Tue, 12/17/2013 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Presenter: Dr. Hussein Haji, Executive Director, Somali Agricultural Technical Group

 

Monday, December, 16, 2013           10:30 am–noon  ...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
16
2013

Agricultural Research and Development in Somalia

Event Time: Mon, 12/16/2013 -
10:30am to 12:00pm

Presenter: Dr. Hussein Haji, Executive Director, Somali Agricultural Technical Group

 

Monday, December, 16, 2013           10:30 am–noon  ...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
11
2013

Nelson Mandela Memorial

Event Time: Wed, 12/11/2013 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Nelson Mandela Memorial In Honor of His Life and Struggles Wednesday, December 11, 3pm, 1210 Heller Hall

Source: biography.com

Chaired by: Regents Professor Allen Isaacman,...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
07
2013

Children's role in local politics about education reform in Ethiopia

Event Time: Thu, 11/07/2013 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

Presented by Kate Orkin, Research Fellow, Department of Economics, Cambridge University 

Research on education in developing countries has overlooked children's ability to influence policy decisions at school level....

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
04
2013

Post-apartheid South Africa two decades on: some reflections on the impact of the South African Truth and Reconciliation process

Event Time: Mon, 11/04/2013 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Presented by Professor Janis Grobbelaar of the University of Pretoria (South Africa).

This presentation reflects on the reconciliation process and its legacy. Dr Janis Grobbelaar spent 2 year's seconded to the South...

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