25 Years

Past Events

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Feb
21
2018

Pakistani Hindus: Tracing the making of a minority in Post-Colonial South Asia 1947-1971

Event Time: Wed, 02/21/2018 - 4:00pm

Dr. Sadia Mahmood, Fulbright Scholar at Chaplain College

Sadia is currently working on her first monograph, tentatively called: Pakistani Hindus, The Making of a Minority (1947-1971). Since the founding of the post-colonial state, there...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
16
2018

Special Session: Finding Grant Opportunities, U of M Resources

Event Time: Fri, 02/16/2018 - 12:00pm

 Julie Kelly, UMN Libraries

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ICGC Alumni Lecture Series
Feb
15
2018

Ideological Struggle and the News: Patterns, Palestine, Praxis

Event Time: Thu, 02/15/2018 - 3:30pm

Presented by: John Collins,  Professor of Global Studies at St. Lawrence University and Editor-in-Chief and Director of Development for Weave News

Abstract: Drawing on the author’s work as a...

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Feb
14
2018

Film Screening "Demons in Paradise" (2017) and Discussion with Filmmaker Jude Ratnam

Event Time: Wed, 02/14/2018 - 4:00pm

Screening of the film "Demons in Paradise" (2017) and discussion with filmmaker, Jude Ratnam

Facilitated by: Professor V.V. Ganeshananthan, Department of English 

For the first time, a Tamil filmmaker living in Sri...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
09
2018

An Embodied Leviathan: Conceptualizing Sovereignty through the Provisioning of Ottoman Istanbul

Event Time: Fri, 02/09/2018 - 12:00pm

Title: An Embodied Leviathan: Conceptualizing Sovereignty through the Provisioning of Ottoman Istanbul   

Candan Turkkan, PhD Candidate,Political Science, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Abstract:...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Feb
08
2018

"The Third Moment of the Sun: Black Elders and Generational Politics in Early America"

Event Time: Thu, 02/08/2018 - 3:30pm

In this presentation, Professor Knight will use generation as a category of analysis to interpret early African-American history.  He will show how age was tied to labor and production in the early African-American experience; how...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Jan
26
2018

Going South: Chinese Migrant Entrepreneurs in Johannesburg, South Africa

Event Time: Fri, 01/26/2018 - 12:00pm

Mingwei Hunag, PhD Candidate, American Studies, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Abstract: Over the past decade, the liberal U.S. media has eagerly reported the “China-in-Africa” story as one of empire....

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Dec
07
2017

Gregory Maqoma Concert

Event Time: Thu, 12/07/2017 - 12:00pm to Sun, 12/10/2017 - 12:00pm

University Dance Theatre

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ICGC Brown Bag
Dec
08
2017

Performing Kashmir, India

Event Time: Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Department of English, Hansraj College, University of Delhi, Founding President, Pandies’ Theatre, Delhi

Abstract: This presentation intervenes in a complex vortex of war, state politics...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Dec
01
2017

The Evaluation System as an Outspoken Boss who “doesn’t get gender”: Exploring the (in)commensurability of ‘gender’ within international development

Event Time: Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:00pm

Emily Springer

Department of Sociology 

Abstract: Lightly drawing from Latour’s notion of social actants, I will personify evaluation systems to sharpen attention to the powerful role they...

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