25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
17
2017

From Colonization to Globalization: Governing Migration in Malaysia

Event Time: Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:00pm

 ​Oanh Nguyen, Department of Political Science

Abstract: In the last decades, there is a growing trend among many...

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Nov
15
2017

Love, Sex, and Transgression: The Feminist Writer and Issues of Representation

Event Time: Wed, 11/15/2017 - 3:00pm

Abstract:  My play ‘Ismat’s Love Stories’ (2017) originated from my fascination with Ismat Chughtai’s negotiations with her iconic story ‘Lihaf’ (The Quilt) (1941). Celebrated as one of the earliest...

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ICGC Special Event
Nov
14
2017

Maisha Badaaye, “Life Comes Later”: Gendered Performances of Secondary Schooling and Aspirations in Zanzibar, Tanzania

Event Time: Tue, 11/14/2017 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Emily Morris, Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development & Abrahman Faki Othman, Ministry of Education and Vocational Training of Zanzibar, Tanzania

Challenging the...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
09
2017

Exploring African Agricultural Futures

Event Time:
Thu, 11/09/2017 - 12:00pm to Fri, 11/10/2017 - 12:00pm

 

Exploring African Agricultural Futures African Studies Initiative Public Symposium   co-sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change, Global... Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
10
2017

Toward A Specular Border Intellectual: Charlotte Maxeke and the Black Atlantic

Event Time: Fri, 11/10/2017 - 12:00pm

Thozama April-Maduma, Visiting Scholar, University of the Western Cape

Abstract: Charlotte Maxeke was one of the most critical thinkers of race in the early twentieth century South Africa. She is both the...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
01
2017

Accountability in El Salvador and Guatemala (Hosted by the Human Rights Program)

Event Time:
Wed, 11/01/2017 - 12:00pm to Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:00pm

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ICGC Brown Bag
Oct
27
2017

English Literature at the South African University in the Era of Rhodes Must Fall

Event Time: Fri, 10/27/2017 - 12:00pm

Presenter: Kate Highman, Visting Scholar, University of the Western Cape

Abstract: Given its imperial legacy, the university discipline of ‘English Literature’ is a prime candidate for ‘decolonization’, as...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
27
2017

Salim Bachi Events

Event Time: Fri, 10/27/2017 - 10:00am

Please join us for these exciting events with French Algerian writer Salim Bachi on Friday, October 27

 

Workshop (in English) on the novel Tuez-les tous...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
24
2017

Power and Protest: Bengali Textile Workers' Resistance Narratives

Event Time: Tue, 10/24/2017 - 3:30pm

​The ICGC Research Circle on “Subjects, Objects, Agents: Young People’s Lives and Livelihoods in the Global South” presents:

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ICGC Brown Bag
Oct
20
2017

Valmont Layne "Jazz, Cape Town and the 'sonic postapartheid"

Event Time: Fri, 10/20/2017 -
12:00pm to 1:30pm

 

Presenter: Valmont Layne, ICGC Visiting Scholar

University of the Western Cape

Abstract: In contemporary Cape Town, a thriving jazz culture amplifies South Africa’s complex story. How does Cape...

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