25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
05
2017

Deviant Translations: Renewing the Language of Clarice Lispector and Mário de Andrade's Macunaíma in English

Event Time: Thu, 10/05/2017 -
2:30pm to 3:45pm

Speaker: Katrina Dodson Her Bio: Katrina Dodson is the translator of The Complete Stories, by Clarice Lispector, winner of the 2016 PEN Translation Prize. She is currently retranslating Mário de Andrade’s 1928 Brazilian modernist...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
02
2017

Nuclear Contrapuntality: Articulating a Victim-Centered Global Abolitionist Ethic

Event Time: Mon, 10/02/2017 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm

Speaker: Professor Shampa Biswas

Shampa Biswas is the Paul Garrett Professor of Political Science at Whitman College. Her teaching and research interests are in postcolonial international relations, international security...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Sep
29
2017

Ismat and Manto and My Activist Performance

Event Time: Fri, 09/29/2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Ismat and Manto and My Activist Performance

 

            Presented by: Anuradha Marwah,...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
21
2017

"More Than a Word" Documentary

Event Time: Thu, 09/21/2017 - 5:30pm

Doors open @ 5:30pm

Premiere begins @ 6:00pm Discussion immediately following Rapson Hall, Room 100 UMN East Bank Campus 89 Church St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 More Than A Word analyzes the Washington football team and their use of the...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Sep
15
2017

Multilateral Financing and the Future of Brazilian Development

Event Time: Fri, 09/15/2017 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Raquel Dantas do Amaral

University of Sao Paulo 

Architecture & Urbanism 

In the highly competitive neoliberal context in Brazil, in which land has become an increasingly lucrative commodity, the...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
14
2017

Savage States: Settler Governance in an Age of Sorrow

Event Time: Thu, 09/14/2017 - 3:30pm

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ICGC Special Event
Sep
13
2017

"Demanding Decent Housing for all': Cape Town Activists and their Struggles for Justice

Event Time: Wed, 09/13/2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm

'Demanding Decent Housing for all':

Cape Town...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
May
08
2017

Cultural Continuation and Sustainability on the Sea Islands of the Gullah/Geechee

Event Time: Mon, 05/08/2017 - 11:00am

MONDAY, MAY 8 at 11 am in R-380 Learning & Environmental Sciences Bldg, 1954 Buford Ave, St. Paul Campus

This interactive discussion with Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation and Elder Carlie Towne of the Gullah/Geechee...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
May
05
2017

Representing Gender and History in Film and Television

Event Time:
Fri, 05/05/2017 - 12:00pm to Sun, 05/07/2017 - 12:00pm

This event is structured as a workshop for symposium participants. Participants will be reading the pre-circulated papers in advance. The symposium panels themselves will consist of a brief introduction of each paper, commentary from a moderator...

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ICGC Brown Bag
May
05
2017

Landless Science and Capitalist Development in Colombia

Event Time: Fri, 05/05/2017 - 12:00pm

Presented by Alexander Liebman, Department of Horticulture, University of Minnesota

Abstract: On November 30th, 2016, the Colombian government and FARC signed a peace agreement following months of deliberation after the Colombian...

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