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Past Events

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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ICGC Special Event
Apr
23
2018

The Little Grey Wolf Will Come: Childhood and Soviet imaginary in 1980s Cuba

Event Time: Mon, 04/23/2018 - 3:30pm

Dashel Hernandez. Visual artist, art educator, and writer. EMPA (Candidate) Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University. 

Abstract: The Little Grey Wolf Will Come was the original title...

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ICGC Brown Bag
Apr
20
2018

Black Cinema and Social Activism: A possible dialogue?

Event Time: Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:00pm

João Gabriel do Nascimento Nganga, ​ICGC Visiting Scholar 

Center for Afro-Brazilian Studies at the Federal University of Uberl...

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Apr
18
2018

Film Screening of Bidesia in Bambai

Event Time: Wed, 04/18/2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Synopsis:

Bidesia is Bhojpuri for ‘the one who leaves home’. One in four migrants in Mumbai is Bhojpuri, a people from the north Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. Bambai is their name for Mumbai/Bombay.

The...

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ICGC Co-sponsored Event
Apr
14
2018

Spain Divided: Lessons from Catalonia

Event Time: Sat, 04/14/2018 - 9:00am

The Symposium brings together scholars in the areas of Political  Science, Journalism/Media Studies, Law, and Cultural Studies, from here and abroad  As the biggest constitutional crisis that Spain is facing since...

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