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ICGC Special Event
Apr
21
2021

The Sea is History: Social and Environmental Justice and the Black Radical Tradition

Event Time: Wed, 04/21/2021 - 5:00pm

Presented by Roderick Ferguson, Professor of Women's Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Yale University

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Roderick A. Ferguson...

ICGC Special Event
Mar
11
2021

Memory, archives, and performance

Event Time: Thu, 03/11/2021 - 12:00pm

Presented by Maria Veronica San Martin

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New York based Chilean artist María Verónica San Martín will present her ongoing projects which explore the impacts of history, memory, and...

ICGC Special Event
Dec
11
2020

Insurgent Voices: A Feminist Radio Program for Peace

Event Time: Fri, 12/11/2020 - 12:00pm

Abstract: Insurgent Voices, a Colombian radio initiative, is one of many peacebuilding initiatives in Georgina Ortiz, a former FARC ex-guerrilla settlement camp currently in the process of rezoning into a town. It...

ICGC Special Event
Sep
23
2020

Film Screening: Tejiendo Autonomía (Weaving Autonomy)

Event Time: Wed, 09/23/2020 - 3:00pm

Film Screening and Discussion with Director Julián Cortés

Joined by: Ferley Rodriguez, President of the Fortuna de Mutata Cooperative, composed of FARC ex-combatants. (Spanish-English translation by ICGC scholar Michael Soto)...

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

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...

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

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...

ICGC Special Event
Oct
18
2019

Black Radical Humanism and the Problem of Freedom

Event Time: Fri, 10/18/2019 - 4:00pm

The Institute for Critical Inquiry into Global Change presents: 

"Black Radical Humanism and the Problem of Freedom" 

Dr. Gary Wilder, The City University of New York

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ICGC Special Event
Oct
16
2019

Artists as Change Makers: Meet the artists in residence at the Weisman Art Museum

Event Time: Wed, 10/16/2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Artists as Change Makers: meet the artists in residence at the Weisman

A conversation moderated by Boris Oicherman, Cindy and Jay Ihlenfeld Curator for Creative Collaboration, Weisman Art Museum 

In 2010, Amoke Kubat ...

ICGC Special Event
Apr
26
2019

Inaugural Lecture: Institute for Critical Inquiry into Global Change: "On the Creation of 'New' World Humans"

Event Time: Fri, 04/26/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Inaugural Lecture of the Institute for Critical Inquiry into Global Change 

"On the Creation of 'New' World Humans"

Presented by Dr. Gerard Aching, Cornell University 

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ICGC Special Event
Nov
30
2018

"Dead in the Water": Global Lessons from the World Bank's Model Hydropower Project in Laos

Event Time: Fri, 11/30/2018 - 3:00am

Presented by co-editors Bruce Shoemaker and William Robichaud​

For decades, large dam projects have been undertaken by both nations and international agencies with the aim of doing good: preventing floods, bringing electricity to rural...

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