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Past Events

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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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 Co-sponsored Event
Oct
18
2019

The Importance of Being Wilde at Heart, Book Discussion

Event Time: Fri, 10/18/2019 - 12:30pm Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
Oct
18
2019

Relational Inclusion, Plural Rights, the SDGs, and National Education Policy

Event Time: Fri, 10/18/2019 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Chris Johnstone, Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development 

Scholars and practitioners of inclusive education often use terms like “all” or “universal” to describe their aims. What it means to be “...

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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 ...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
16
2019

Artists as Change Makers: Meet the artists in residence at the Weis

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

In 2010, Amoke Kubat began her Art of Mothering workshops, which became the foundation of YoMama’s House: a cooperative in North Minneapolis for women who are artists, mothers, activists, and healers that emphasizes the Mother Wit rooted in...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Oct
11
2019

South Korea Abortion War Won: An Activist & Transnational Feminist Conversation

Event Time: Fri, 10/11/2019 - 1:30pm Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
Oct
11
2019

Place and Location: Theorising Pan-Africa in Postcolonial Debates

Event Time: Fri, 10/11/2019 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Ayanda Wiseman Nombila, University of the Western Cape

This talk will focus on the debate between two African intellectuals/scholars – Achille Mbembe and Archie Mafeje – about the possibilities of Africanity ...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Oct
04
2019

Assessing effects of climate seasonality and anthropogenic disturbance on large terrestrial mammals of the Colombian Orinoquia

Event Time: Fri, 10/04/2019 - 12:00pm

Presented by Juliana Velez Gomez, PhD student, Department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Maintaining reserves for biodiversity conservation has become more challenging due to the space requirements for feeding a growing...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Sep
27
2019

Language Ideologies and Identity Formation in the Language Classroom

Event Time: Fri, 09/27/2019 - 3:30pm

Facilitated by Maya Angela Smith, University of Washington

While students in our classes are excited to learn foreign languages, there is often a lot of anxiety present for them. Many of them wonder: will people...

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