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ICGC Special Event
Oct
24
2019

Changing the Ethnographic Museum in South Africa and Germany

Event Time: Thu, 10/24/2019 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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Talk by Ciraj Rassool, Professor of History, University of the Western Cape

Abstract: Over the last 15 years since South Africa became a democracy, the museum category of the ‘ethnographic’ came under severe scrutiny as a...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Oct
25
2019

Abortion, Family Planning, and the Population Regime in South Korea (1974-2019)

Event Time: Fri, 10/25/2019 - 12:00pm
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Presented by Jade Ji, PhD candidate, Department of Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies

In April 2019, the Constitutional Court of Korea made a ground breaking decision that abortion criminal codes were unconstitutional....
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ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
01
2019

Black Taxi

Event Time: Fri, 11/01/2019 - 12:00pm
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Presented by: Dr. Elliot James, Department of History, University of MN at Morris 

Abstract forthcoming 

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ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
08
2019

The order of post-apartheid empathy

Event Time: Fri, 11/08/2019 - 12:00pm
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Presented by: Ross Truscott, University of the Western Cape 

Abstract forthcoming 

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ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
15
2019

Ruins and Remains: Imaging 'community' in the South End Museum

Event Time: Fri, 11/15/2019 - 12:00pm
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Presented by: Michelle Smith, University of the Western Cape

Abstract forthcoming 

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ICGC Brown Bag
Nov
22
2019

Software Labor and the Internal Contradictions of Middle Management: The Case of an Offshore Industry

Event Time: Fri, 11/22/2019 - 12:00pm
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Presented by: Devika Narayan, PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology

A vast workforce in India manages the...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Dec
06
2019

Who are we planting trees for? The impact of government afforestation programs on land cover and rural livelihoods in the Indian Himalaya

Event Time: Fri, 12/06/2019 - 12:00pm
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Presented by: Forrest Fleischman, Department of Forest Resources 

Global discourses promote tree-planting as a way to mitigate climate change while promoting rural livelihoods, yet there are few studies examining the implementation...

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ICGC Special Event
Dec
05
2019

Foreign Intervention in Africa after the Cold War: The Role of Outsiders in the Current Crisis

Event Time: Thu, 12/05/2019 - 3:00pm to Sun, 01/05/2020 - 4:30pm
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Talk by Elizabeth Schmidt, Professor Emeritus of History, Loyola University, Maryland To outsiders, the word “Africa” often conjures up images of a continent in crisis, riddled with war and corruption, imploding from disease and starvation....

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ICGC Conference
Apr
10
2020

Interdisciplinary Conference on "Democracy under Threat in Times of Populism and Racial Nationalism"

Event Time: Fri, 04/10/2020 - 8:00am to Sat, 04/11/2020 - 5:00pm
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Interdisciplinary Conference on 

 “​Democracy under Threat in Times of Populism and Racial Nationalism​”  April 10-11, 2020 at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 

Submission Deadline: December 1, 2019...

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