Past Events

Nov 16, 2023

Panelists will discuss projects focused on the archives around boarding schools in the United States, archival reclamation and reading strategies in contemporary Indigenous art, the shifting meaning of archival texts over a lengthy Plains ledger art research project, and seemingly non-literary texts. 

Nov 13, 2023

Interdisciplinary research workshop on youth in boarding schools in the US, Spain and Turkey.

RSVP required by November 6 

Nov 10, 2023
Speaker: Sheetal Digari

Sheetal Digari will examine the institutionalized barriers to reporting sexual harassment in Indian universities.

Nov 8, 2023
Speaker: Dipali Mukhopadhyay (Global Policy Area), in conversation with Arash Davari (Political Science), Serra Hakyemez (Anthropology & Global Studies) and Helen Kinsella (Political Science)

Dipali Mukhopadhyay will discuss her new book "Good Rebel Governance: Revolutionary Politics and Western Intervention in Syria (co-authored with Kimberly Howe)." She will be in conversationMP with Arash Davari, Serra Hakyemez, and Helen Kinsella.

Nov 3, 2023
Speaker: Bhaskar Upadhyay

Bhaskar Updhayay provides context around the Nepali festival of Gaijatra. 

Nov 2, 2023

The Lost Negroes of North America examines a different perspective of northern family and community life in South Minneapolis from 1945–1955.

Nov 2, 2023
Speaker: Hilal Ahmed

The speaker will present an outline of his current book project. (Event co-sponsored by The Islamic Studies Program & The Institute for Global Studies)

Oct 27, 2023
Speaker: Luiza Lucena

Luiza Lucena will explore the role of forest communities and Indigenous Peoples in the context of forest conservation.

Oct 25, 2023
Speaker: Manoj Mitta

IGS presents Manoj Mitta (author of Caste Pride: Battles for Equality in Hindu India) in conversation with Dr. Ajay Skaria (History) & Vishal Jamkar (Public Affairs).

Oct 20, 2023
Speaker: Arun Saldanha

Arun Saldanha will speak about the relevance and limis of Deleuze and Guattari in comprehending climate and racial justice. 

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