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Past Events

ICGC Brown Bag
Mar
01
2019

The right hand knows what the left hand just did: The Handspring Puppet Company's Paper Archive

Event Time: Fri, 03/01/2019 - 12:00pm

Emma Minkley, University of the Western Cape 

This talk draws from a broader doctoral research project which explores, in both practical and theoretical terms, the often ambiguous relation between puppetry and the hand. The talk will...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Feb
25
2019

Afro|50 Black Studies and Protest at the U of M and Beyond

Event Time: Mon, 02/25/2019 - 9:00am

Join the Department of African American & African Studies (AA&AS) in celebrating its 50th anniversary, AFRO|50 Black Studies and Protest at the University of Minnesota and Beyond. We will kick-off this year-long series of teach-ins...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
22
2019

Can social capital help immigrant families overcome food insecurity? A case study of refugee households in the Midwest

Event Time: Fri, 02/22/2019 - 12:00pm

Presented by: Harshada Karnik, Department of Applied Economics 

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Feb
20
2019

Seeing Child Labor Through the Photography of David Parker

Event Time: Wed, 02/20/2019 - 5:30pm Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
15
2019

Dilemmas of Dispossession in the Black Radical Tradition

Event Time: Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:00pm Abstract: Various political and intellectual traditions have sought to leverage the language of self-ownership as a tool of radical critique, including Marxism, feminism, and Critical Race Theory. This lecture considers the dilemmas involved in... Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
08
2019

Soils and Surveys: Identifying Opportunities to Improve Rural Livelihoods in the Republic of Georgia

Event Time: Fri, 02/08/2019 - 12:00pm

Sabrina Badger, Department of Soil, Water & Climate 

Although Georgia is considered a medium income country, the half of the population which relies on agriculture for their income largely live in poverty.  The country...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Feb
07
2019

Is Democracy in Crisis? A Teach-In on Fascism and Racism

Event Time: Thu, 02/07/2019 - 3:30pm Click here to read more
ICGC Brown Bag
Feb
01
2019

Impacts of farming system, climate, and topography on soil properties in the Sankuru Province, central Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): a soil fertility evaluation and classification study

Event Time: Fri, 02/01/2019 - 12:00pm

Impacts of farming system, climate, and topography on soil properties in the Sankuru Province, central Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): a soil fertility evaluation and classification study

Presented by Al Lohese

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Jan
25
2019

Itinerant Passage: Sexuality, Slavery, Historiography

Event Time: Fri, 01/25/2019 - 1:30pm

This talk engages a mislaid history of sexuality and slavery in Portuguese India to raise three vulgar questions: How do we call attention to the displacement of slave pasts within histories of sexuality that are themselves routinely displaced?...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Jan
25
2019

Shaping a Just and Equitable University: A Dialogue with the Grand Challenges Research Scholars Group

Event Time: Fri, 01/25/2019 - 12:00pm

The University's Grand Challenges Research initiative awarded fellowships to a group of faculty members charged with developing ideas for how the University can advance work on just and equitable communities as well as the intersection of...

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