25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
06
2016

Seminar with Napandulwe Shiweda

Event Time: Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:00pm

Paper Workshop: ‘Defining landscape: Resolving contradictions at postcolonial Omhedi, the Oukwanyama royal palace, Namibia’

This paper explains the transformation of Omhedi, north-central Namibia...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
02
2016

Philology and the Origins of Indian Sex Life

Event Time: Fri, 12/02/2016 - 12:00pm

Presented by Durba Mitra

Department of History, Fordham University

In this presentation, I will examine how philology for India, Indology – broadly conceived as the study of ancient Indian languages, texts, and cultures–... Click here to read more
ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
30
2016

Film Screening of "Crying Earth Rise Up"

Event Time: Wed, 11/30/2016 - 4:30pm

A documentary about the fight to protect sacred water.

Crying Earth Rise Up is an intimate portrait of the human cost of uranium mining of the High Plans/Ogllala Aquifer and its impact on...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
30
2016

A World Gone Mad? The U.S. Elections and Global Change

Event Time: Wed, 11/30/2016 - 4:00pm

A World Gone Mad? The U.S. Elections and Global Change

Panelists: August Nimtz, Department of Political Science Greta Friedemann-Sanchez, Humphrey School of Public Affairs Vinay Gidwani, Department of Geography, Environment & Society...

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ICGC Distinguished Lecture
Nov
21
2016

Capitalism & Conservation in the Age of Security: The Vitalization of the State

Event Time: Mon, 11/21/2016 - 3:30pm

The ICGC community welcomed alumna Elizabeth (Libby) Lunstrum for a recent campus visit. Libby is Associate Professor of Geography and Resident Scholar in the Centre for Refugee Studies at York University. Her research focus on the politics of...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
18
2016

Pest Management in Tropical and Temperate Settings

Event Time: Fri, 11/18/2016 - 12:00pm

Presented by Hannah Gray, Department of Entomology

Abstract: While consumer waste accounts for the majority of food waste in temperate United States, crop loss in the field and in post-harvest handling plays a significant role in food...

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Nov
17
2016

Book Discussion on "Poverty and the Quest for Life: Somewhere between the Rural and the Urban in South Asia"

Event Time: Thu, 11/17/2016 - 4:00pm

Thursday, November 17

Book Discussion on Poverty and the Quest for Life: Somewhere between the Rural and the Urban in South Asia

Bhrigupati Singh, Brown University, Rhode Island

 

4 -5:30...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
16
2016

Life, Emergent: The Social in the Afterlives of Violence

Event Time: Wed, 11/16/2016 - 1:30pm

This panel conversation brings together the panelist’s work, their influences in Arif’s book and resonant themes. The arguments in the book draw their momentum from that remarkable body of work and offer a direction into a social...

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ICGC Special Event
Nov
16
2016

Ethical Issues in Global Public Health:  Clinical Trials and Adolescent Girls

Event Time: Wed, 11/16/2016 - 12:00pm

Ethical Issues in Global Public Health:  Clinical Trials and Adolescent Girls

Presented by: Dr. Cecily Banura, PhD, MS, Senior Lecturer at Child Health and Development Centre...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Nov
14
2016

Film Screening of “Lamb” and Discussion with Filmmaker Yared Zeleke

Event Time: Mon, 11/14/2016 - 5:30pm

ICGC's yaSOA Research Circle is proud to present the screening of Lamb and a discussion with filmmaker Yared Zeleke.

 

Lambscreened at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival in the "Un...

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