25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
21
2016

“Fault Lines: Rethinking Temporal and Disciplinary Traditions in African Studies”

Event Time:
Thu, 04/21/2016 - 8:00am to Sat, 04/23/2016 - 4:00pm

The inaugural University of Minnesota International African Studies Conference, “Fault Lines” will bring together graduate students, junior and senior scholars concerned with how existing systems of knowledge production have shaped...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
15
2016

Transgender Vulnerability and Transnational Reproductive Labor

Event Time: Fri, 04/15/2016 - 12:00pm

Aren Aizura, Department of Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies (GWSS)

Abstract forthcoming...

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ICGC Distinguished Lecture
Apr
14
2016

The Privatization of Seeds: Sovereignty, Intellectual Property Rights, and Plant Genetic Resources

Event Time: Thu, 04/14/2016 -
2:30pm to 4:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Sheri Breen, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Minnesota-Morris

Abstract: Food and crop systems have...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
07
2016

Rethinking African Studies Symposium

Event Time:
Thu, 04/07/2016 - 9:30am to Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:00pm

African Studies Initiative (ASI)

Inaugural Public Symposium: Rethinking African Studies

April 7 -  InFlux Space, Regis...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
01
2016

Job Market Panel

Event Time: Fri, 04/01/2016 - 12:00pm

Are you going to be going on the academic job market soon? Do you have questions about how to prepare yourself for this important phase in your career? Want interview tips? Or, maybe some advice on how...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Feb
25
2016

2016 Cuban Film Festival

Event Time:
Thu, 02/25/2016 - 7:00pm to Thu, 03/31/2016 - 7:00pm

7p every Tuesday

Films are $6, in Spanish with English subtitles - discussion to follow each film

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ICGC Special Event
Mar
25
2016

Little Voices, Big Questions: Working with Child-Produced Sources in the Historical Archive

Event Time: Fri, 03/25/2016 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Elena Jackson Albarrán, Associate Professor of History and Global & Intercultural Studies at Miami University

Abstract: Children do not typically leave traces of their history...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
25
2016

Vocational education and training for tourism jobs: A force for global change?

Event Time: Fri, 03/25/2016 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Kenneth Bartlett, Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development

Abstract: The World Bank has declared tourism as one of the few industries that can push a significant...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Mar
24
2016

Sound and Ecological Crisis

Event Time: Thu, 03/24/2016 -
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Presented by: Dr. Anja Kanngieser, Vice Chancellor's Fellow at the Australian Centre for Cultural Environmental Enquiry

Abstract: This talk explores imaginations of the...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
11
2016

Gases, Cockroaches, and Bare Bodies: Dalits and the Politics of Sanitation in Postcolonial Delhi

Event Time: Fri, 03/11/2016 - 12:00pm

Lalit Batra, Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow from the Department of Geography, Environment and Society

Abstract: The universalization of modern sewerage system, consisting of technologies such as...

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