25 Years

Past Events

ICGC Brown Bag
Sep
14
2018

Refusing Carceral Humanitarianism: In-Custody Murders of Disabled / "'Mad' Black and Indigenous Girls and Women in Settler States"

Event Time: Fri, 09/14/2018 - 12:00pm

Lena Palacios: Department of Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies

Abstract: Disabled Indigenous and Black girls and women marked “mad” by the state are disproportionately killed while incarcerated. Because policing...

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Sep
13
2018

Double Discrimination and the Rise of “New” Dalit (“Untouchable”) Women in Modern India

Event Time: Thu, 09/13/2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

 

Abstract: What does education mean to Dalit women and why is

it so important to them? In the context of education, and in a

situation of...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Jun
06
2018

Social Rights and Justice for Rural Communities in India

Event Time: Wed, 06/06/2018 - 5:00pm Social Rights and Justice for Rural Communities in India by Kamayani Swami, Social Activist Date:   Wednesday, June 6th Time:   5:30 - 7:00 pm Place:  530B, Bruininks hall, 222 Pleasant Street... Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
May
04
2018

From the dumpster to the bookshelf: The path of Carolina Maria de Jesus

Event Time: Fri, 05/04/2018 - 12:00pm

Ana Claudia dos Santos Sao Bernardo, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, University of Minnesota

From the dumpster to the bookshelf: The path of Carolina Maria de Jesus

From the 1960s on, Black...

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
May
02
2018

Role of Animal Metaphors in Indian Advertisements

Event Time: Wed, 05/02/2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Dr. Meraj Ahmed, who received his PhD from Aligarh Muslim University, teaches Hindi-Urdu language and literature in the Dept. of Asian Languages and Literatures at UMN.

  Abstract:

Metaphors are concerned with making a connection...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
30
2018

Cristina Portales, PhD Candidate, CBS Ecology, Evolution and Behavior

Event Time: Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:00pm

Abstract forthcoming

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
27
2018

Political Ontology for the Present

Event Time: Fri, 04/27/2018 - 1:00am to Sat, 04/28/2018 - 6:00pm

The symposium organized by Theoretical Humanities Collective (THC). Lineup of speaker include: Rodolphe Gasché (Comparative Literature, SUNY Buffalo), Denise Ferreira da Silva (Social Justice Institute, University of British Columbia),...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
27
2018

Political Ontology for the Present

Event Time: Fri, 04/27/2018 - 9:00am to Sat, 04/28/2018 - 5:00pm

The symposium organized by Theoretical Humanities Collective (THC). Lineup of speaker include: Rodolphe Gasché (Comparative Literature, SUNY Buffalo), Denise Ferreira da Silva (Social Justice Institute, University of British Columbia),...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
27
2018

A conversation with Ukwanda Puppet Artists from South Africa

Event Time: Fri, 04/27/2018 - 12:00pm

Ukwanda Puppets & Designs Art Collective was developed through the mentorship of Handspring Puppet Company, supported by the Centre for Humanities Research (CHR) at the University of the Western Cape (UWC). Ukwanda, formerly the...

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ICGC Special Event
Apr
24
2018

Specters of Survivance: Cuban Art at the edge

Event Time: Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:30am

Maria de Lourdes Marino. Art historian, curator, and critic. MPA (Candidate) School of Public Policy and Administration, University of Delaware. 

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