25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
07
2017

Gregory Maqoma Concert

Event Time:
Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:00pm to Sun, 12/10/2017 - 12:00pm

University Dance Theatre

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ICGC Brown Bag
Dec
08
2017

Performing Kashmir, India

Event Time: Fri, 12/08/2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Department of English, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, Founding President, Pandies’ Theatre, Delhi

Abstract: This presentation intervenes in a complex vortex of war, state politics...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Dec
01
2017

The Evaluation System as an Outspoken Boss who “doesn’t get gender”: Exploring the (in)commensurability of ‘gender’ within international development

Event Time: Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:00pm

Emily Springer

Department of Sociology 

Abstract: Lightly drawing from Latour’s notion of social actants, I will personify evaluation systems to sharpen attention to the powerful role they...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
30
2017

Politics, Performance, and Patronage: The Problematic in the National Recognition of the Dance of Assam's Sattras

Event Time: Thu, 11/30/2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Dr.

Arshiya Sethi, Post-Doctoral Fulbright – Nehru Fellow from India.

Abstract: In November 2000, India gave national recognition to...

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ICGC Distinguished Lecture
Nov
30
2017

Invisible Histories: Racial Violence and Clandestine Migration from Mozambique to Zimbabwe 1900 ca.-1980

Event Time: Thu, 11/30/2017 -
3:30pm to 5:00pm

Allen Isaacman, Regents Professor of History, University of Minnesota

Abstract: From its earliest days, the field of African history has sought to render visible people whose past has been in the shadows of history. Despite efforts...

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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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