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ICGC Special Event
Apr
28
2022

Meaning and memories of the Manhattan Project in the Tewa World

Event Time: Thu, 04/28/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Dmitri Brown is a Ph.D. candidate in History with a Designated Emphasis in Native American Studies at the University of California, Davis. He is completing his dissertation, “Tewa Pueblos at the Dawn of Atomic Modernity,” which draws on family...

ICGC Special Event
Apr
21
2022

Your voice, my voice, our voice? Ainu Indigeneity in the 21st century

Event Time: Thu, 04/21/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Dr. Kanako Uzawa is a Norwegian-based Ainu scholar, advocate, and artist. She is an affiliated researcher at the Research Faculty of Media and Communication at Hokkaido University and contributes to collaborative research and Ainu performing art...

ICGC Special Event
Apr
20
2022

Telling the Story of Pushout: Girls' and Boys' Struggles to Finish Secondary School in Zanzibar, Tanzania

Event Time: Wed, 04/20/2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Abstract: “Dropout” is a label used around the world to systematically track educational progress of students, schools, and education systems. This label not only wrongly assumes that most youth leave school by choice, but it negatively...

ICGC Special Event
Mar
30
2022

Revisiting Black Sites of Speculation: A Case for Theorizing Black Childhood as a Subject in Black Adult Narratives

Event Time: Wed, 03/30/2022 - 12:00pm

Abstract: Tammy C. Owens will discuss a chapter of her manuscript in progress. The chapter examines Harriet Jacobs’ slave narrative Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. Owens contends that the narrative is a key “...

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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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...

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