Past Events

Review past Department of Anthropology events.
Date & TimeTitleGroup
September 25, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Angela Nonaka: TALK BEAUTIFUL: Investigating (im)Politeness in Ban Khor Sign Language and Reconsidering Discourses of Dearth about Village Sign LanguagesAnthropology Department
September 25, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Asian American Studies & Latina/o Studies Welcome ReceptionAsian American Studies Program
September 22, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
September 19, 2017
Fall classes begin 8 a.m.University Academic Calendar
September 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Weinberg Career Summit Student Alumni Engagement in Weinberg College
August 9, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
August 2, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
July 26, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
July 19, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
July 12, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
July 5, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
June 28, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
June 21, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
June 5, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Understanding Iran’s Presidential Election—A Talk by Saeid GolkarMiddle East and North African Studies
June 1, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
June 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Global Health Studies Alumni PanelGlobal Health Studies
May 31, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
The Match—Full Staged Reading of the Play by Writer-in-Residence Driss KsikesMiddle East and North African Studies
May 31, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Red Lion Lecture: Michael WattsProgram of African Studies
May 31, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Materialities of DissentGender Studies Program
May 30, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Hidden Histories: Short films on Japanese American Incarceration During WWIIAsian American Studies Program
May 30, 2017
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Asian American Studies End of Year CelebrationAsian American Studies Program
May 26, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Obsesion Cultural ExchangeLatin American and Caribbean Studies
May 25, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
May 24, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Final Language Table of the Quarter: Drink Tea! "Taste Language" Go Global!Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
May 24, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
PAS Spring PicnicProgram of African Studies
May 23, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teresa Barnes: Family Nonfictions: On Not Writing HistoryProgram of African Studies
May 22, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. The Afterlives of Torture: Executive Power versus International Law in the Age of Trump — Lisa HajjarMiddle East and North African Studies
May 22, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Guido Pezzarossi, Syracuse University - Labor, Climate and Public Health in Colonial Guatemala: Biopolitics in Archaeological PerspectiveAnthropology Department
May 22, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. International Humanitarian Law Versus the Counter-Terrorism War Paradigm: Analyzing the US “War on Terror” — Lisa HajjarMiddle East and North African Studies
May 19, 2017
Conference: Post-Intervention Governance and Security in the African SahelFrench Interdisciplinary Group
May 18, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
May 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Moroccan Exceptionalism: An Interdisciplinary SymposiumMiddle East and North African Studies
May 17, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Staged Reading by Moroccan Playwright Driss Ksikes: "The X-X-Y equation"Center for the Writing Arts
May 17, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: “God Has Exposed You”: Discourses of Judgement in Nigerian Hausa FilmProgram of African Studies
May 16, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Being Asian in Trump's AmericaAsian American Studies Program
May 16, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Jaye Austin Williams: Staging (Within) Violence: The Inextricability of Slavery from (Black) Post-Coloniality; and Antagonism from their Dramatic PerformancesProgram of African Studies
May 15, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yarimar Bonilla, Rutgers University - Non-Sovereign Citizens: Race, Empire, and Nation in Puerto Rico USAAnthropology Department
May 15, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Morocco Today: A Discussion between Driss Ksikes & Abdelhay MouddenMiddle East and North African Studies
May 11, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
May 11, 2017
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture on indigenous history and nature by Cynthia Radding (CCHS) [copy]Center for Historical Studies
May 10, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Language Tables: Arabic, English (ESL), German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
May 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: On Juridical Colonialism: International Law and the Ottoman Scramble for AfricaProgram of African Studies
May 9, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
"The Other Side of Terror: On the Imperial Grammars of Blackness" with Erica EdwardsGender Studies Program
May 8, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ayo Coly: Un/Clothing African Womanhood: Postcolonial Hauntologies and African Women’s Discourses of the Female BodyProgram of African Studies
May 8, 2017
5:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Lugares Comunes: Instrucciones de uso de la nueva narrativa LatinoamericanaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
May 8, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Books, Bones and Billiards: Real Presence in the Place of the Past Buffett Institute for Global Studies
May 8, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
NU-Q in Evanston: Jihad of the Pen, Journal of the SoulProgram of African Studies
May 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Bruce Spencer - Cost-Benefit Analysis for a Quinquennial Census: The 2016 Population Census of South AfricaInstitute For Policy Research
May 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Organic Compound: Zionism & Science in Mandate Palestine — A Talk by Fredrik MeitonMiddle East and North African Studies
May 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Sera L. Young, MA, PhDThird Coast Center for AIDS Research
May 7, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Memories of War Conference, Day 2: Korean American and Vietnamese American oral histories of war and migration in ChicagoAsian American Studies Program
May 7, 2017
8:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Medical Cultures, Traditions, and LawGlobal Medical Cultures and Law (Buffett Institute)
May 6, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Memories of War Conference, Day 1: Korean American and Vietnamese American oral histories of war and migration in ChicagoAsian American Studies Program
May 6, 2017
8:30 AM - 7:45 PM
Medical Cultures, Traditions, and LawGlobal Medical Cultures and Law (Buffett Institute)
May 5, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Intellectual Property, Debt, and Traditional Knowledge - Debt DialogueAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
May 5, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Medical Cultures, Traditions, and LawGlobal Medical Cultures and Law (Buffett Institute)
May 4, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Fulbright Research & Teaching Assistantship - - From Albania to Zambia Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
May 4, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
May 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: From Digital Literacy to Social Engineering: Sponsoring and Censoring Nollywood in the Twenty-First CenturyProgram of African Studies
May 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquim: Celeste Watkins-Hayes - The Safety Net that AIDS Activism Built: Lessons for Intersectional Social, Economic, and Political TransformationInstitute For Policy Research
May 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday | New Directions Lecture. When Abu Salim Went to Africa: Emigrant Anxieties in Lebanese Cinema — Ghenwa HayekMiddle East and North African Studies
April 28, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Martha WilfahrtComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
April 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Ebola Crisis in West Africa: Epidemic Projections and the Politics of ReckoningBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 27, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
April 26, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Language Tables: Arabic, English (ESL), German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
April 26, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Detoothing Kampala: Notes on an Emerging Economy of SeductionProgram of African Studies
April 24, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Fellowships: Alumni Panel -- Focus Humanities & Performing ArtsForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
April 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Migration Forms: Contemporary Art in and out of Morocco — A Talk by Emma ChubbMiddle East and North African Studies
April 21, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Bachir Diagne lectureDepartment of French and Italian
April 21, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Erica SimmonsComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
April 20, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
April 19, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information SessionsChicago Field Studies
April 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Spring Global Health Day Center for Global Health
April 19, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Understanding the Nature of Cross Border Intergroup Conflicts. A Study of Murle and their Neighbours along the Ethiopia-South Sudan BorderProgram of African Studies
April 18, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Why Tech Needs GirlsBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 18, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Lecture by Playwright Driss Ksikes: My journey to write a novel about Averroes todayCenter for the Writing Arts
April 17, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Alex Chavez, University of Notre Dame - SOUNDS OF A PRECARIOUS PRESENT OR POST-MEXICO IN THE OFFING…: AURALITY, POLITICS, AND THE NATIONAL SPACEAnthropology Department
April 15, 2017
Engendering Change ConferenceGender Studies Program
April 14, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
AfriSem Conference Keynote: Cajetan IhekaBlock Museum of Art
April 14, 2017
Engendering Change ConferenceGender Studies Program
April 14, 2017
RE. . . Africa: Archives, Knowledges, ApproachesAfrica Seminar
April 12, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Language Tables: Arabic, English (ESL), German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, SwahiliForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
April 12, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Rethinking Mayan Heritage: Community Archaeology and the FutureLatin American and Caribbean Studies
April 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Poetics of Voice in Ben Okri's The Famished RoadProgram of African Studies
April 10, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
2 Short Films by Turkish-German Director Ilker Çatak + Conversation with Professors Anna Parkinson & Emrah YıldızMiddle East and North African Studies
April 10, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jenny Tung, Duke University - Social interactions in primate genomics, life history, and evolutionAnthropology Department
April 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Turkish-German Filmmaker Ilker Çatak in Conversation with MENA Faculty Member Emrah YıldızMiddle East and North African Studies
April 8, 2017
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Concert: Thomas Mapfumo & The Blacks UnlimitedProgram of African Studies
April 7, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
A Conversation with the Artist and the Author: Thomas Mapfumo and Mhoze ChikoweroProgram of African Studies
April 7, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Developing Girls? The Temporal Logics of the Global Girls’ Empowerment MovementBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 6, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Visiting Artist Talk: Lynette Yiadom-BoakyeArt Theory & Practice
April 6, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Mele Murals - Screening and Q&A with Tadashi NakamuraAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
April 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Israel and the Middle East: Changing EquationsBuffett Institute for Global Studies
April 5, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Visual Vanguard: Bisi SilvaBlock Museum of Art
April 5, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Afro-Indigineity in Mexico: Race, Identity and Rebellion in 19th-Century NayaritLatin American and Caribbean Studies
April 5, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Bisi Silva on Developing a History of Women Artists in NigeriaProgram of African Studies
April 4, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Vanessa Guignery Talk: Whatever Happened to Hybridity in Postcolonial Studies?French Interdisciplinary Group
April 3, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Workers and Thieves: Labor Movements and Popular Uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt — Joel BeininMiddle East and North African Studies
April 3, 2017
5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Ethnography Workshop: Sakhile Matlhare, Northwestern UniversitySociology Department
April 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Oil and Empire, 1871-1929 — A Talk by Joel BeininMiddle East and North African Studies
March 31, 2017
Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student ConferenceBuffett Institute for Global Studies
March 30, 2017
Science, Technology, and the Politics of Knowledge in Global Affairs: Graduate Student ConferenceBuffett Institute for Global Studies
March 29, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Global Cafe - Erin Moore - Translating Global Gender Rights: A View from the Girls’ Empowerment Movement in Uganda International Studies
March 13, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Loretta Ross: “Reproductive Justice in the Trump Era”Gender Studies Program
March 9, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
March 9, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Food Study BreakAsian American Studies Program
March 8, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
LACS Research WorkshopLatin American and Caribbean Studies
March 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Democracy and Insecurity in Africa ConferenceProgram of African Studies
March 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Berber Groups of Tripolitania and the Emergence of the Ethnic Discourse in Colonial Libya (1911-1922)Program of African Studies
March 7, 2017
11:00 AM - 7:15 PM
Democracy and Insecurity in Africa ConferenceProgram of African Studies
March 6, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Generation Revolution - Film Screening & Panel DiscussionAsian American Studies Program
March 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Laurie Zoloth - May We Make the World? Gene Drives and the Radical Ethics of Malaria EradicationInstitute For Policy Research
March 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Debating Daʿwa: Theologies of Mediation in the Egyptian Islamic Revival — Yasmin MollMiddle East and North African Studies
March 3, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
LACS Research WorkshopLatin American and Caribbean Studies
March 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Journalism and Censorship in MexicoBuffett Institute for Global Studies
March 3, 2017
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Re)conceptualizing Fascism in the Post-Civil Rights EraAsian American Studies Program
March 2, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
"How Does It Fit? Black Girlhood in Independent Women’s Cinema" with Patricia WhiteGender Studies Program
March 2, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Artist in the Archive: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Kader Attia in the Herskovits LibraryBlock Museum of Art
March 2, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
March 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: African Literature and Social MediaProgram of African Studies
February 27, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gravity Matters: Terrestrialism, Colonial Ontologies, and Racialized Bodies Off-Planet Anthropology Department
February 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Art Curator & Museum Director Abdellah Karroum in Conversation with Jessica WinegarMiddle East and North African Studies
February 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
From Slaves to Debtors? The Politics of Credit in Abolition-Era East AfricaBuffett Institute for Global Studies
February 23, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
International research/internship opportunities workshopBuffett Institute for Global Studies
February 23, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
February 22, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Gilman Scholarship WorkshopStudy Abroad Office
February 22, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Selecting the State or Choosing the Chief? The Political Determinants of Smallholder Titling in Zambia and SenegalProgram of African Studies
February 20, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Melissa Rosenzweig - The 'Empty Lands' of the Assyrian Empire: An Archaeology of Terra Nullius Anthropology Department
February 20, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. New Directions. Men of Capital: Scarcity and Economy in Mandate Palestine — Sherene SeikalyMiddle East and North African Studies
February 17, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Student Movements in Post-Revolutionary IranBuffett Institute for Global Studies
February 16, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
February 15, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
LACS Research WorkshopLatin American and Caribbean Studies
February 15, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Coercive State in AfricaProgram of African Studies
February 13, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Islamophobia and Islamophilia in Europe: How White Converts to Islam Shape Debates about Race, Immigration, and Religion — Esra ÖzyürekMiddle East and North African Studies
February 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Wrong Emotions for the Holocaust — Esra ÖzyürekMiddle East and North African Studies
February 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Turkey/Syria Border as a Palimpsest of SovereigntyBuffett Institute for Global Studies
February 9, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Voices of Experience: The Value of Foreign Language in the Working WorldForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
February 9, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
February 8, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Global Cafe - Rwanda Coming to the MemoryInternational Studies
February 8, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Global Health Study Abroad Info SessionInternational Program Development
February 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Escape From Nigeria: A Memoir of Faith, Love and WarProgram of African Studies
February 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
SHC Klopsteg Lecture: ELIZABETH ROBERTSScience in Human Culture Program
February 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Cinematic Activism: Palestine, Queer Politics, and the Case for Film Festivals in Times of Crisis — Umayyah CableMiddle East and North African Studies
February 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Building in Urgency: Infrastructures and Law in an Authoritarian TurkeyBuffett Institute for Global Studies
February 2, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
February 1, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
LACS Research WorkshopLatin American and Caribbean Studies
February 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Juvenile Justice in Cameroon, Sierra Leone, and Cote d'Ivoire: Reflections from a Practitioner PerspectiveProgram of African Studies
January 30, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library: Prospects for US Middle East Policy in the Next Four Years — Bassam HaddadMiddle East and North African Studies
January 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Causes and Dynamics of the Arab Uprisings, Six Years On — A Talk by Bassam Haddad.Middle East and North African Studies
January 27, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
HarambeeMulticultural Student Affairs (MSA)
January 27, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Civil War, Restraint & International Humanitarian LawInternational Studies
January 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Psychological Characteristics and Longevity Across Different CountriesBuffett Institute for Global Studies
January 26, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
January 26, 2017
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM
Boren Scholarship - Campus Deadline!!!!!Office of Fellowships Deadlines
January 25, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Global Cafe - Rebecca Way (Outreach Coordinator of the Office of Undergraduate Research)International Studies
January 25, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Concepts of Legitimacy in the Writings of the Fodiawa of Sokoto 1804-1837Program of African Studies
January 24, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Gilman Scholarship WorkshopStudy Abroad Office
January 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: "Cute Cairo" — A Talk by Adam TalibMiddle East and North African Studies
January 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Kader Attia: Reflecting MemoryBlock Museum Exhibitions
January 20, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
An Intellectual Biography of Dao Duy Anh, 1904-1988Buffett Institute for Global Studies
January 19, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
January 18, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Global Cafe - Empowering Refugee Girls in KenyaInternational Studies
January 18, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
LACS Research WorkshopLatin American and Caribbean Studies
January 18, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Why “Modern” Muslims? Talking about Modern Muslims: A Sudan MemoirProgram of African Studies
January 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Imagining Climate Change from Noah’s Flood to The Day After TomorrowBuffett Institute for Global Studies
January 12, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
January 11, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Populism and Competitive Authoritarianism in Latin AmericaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
January 11, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Peace and Healing: Community-Based Health Care in Northern UgandaProgram of African Studies
January 9, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
January 9, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Boren Scholarship - Application WorkshopOffice of Fellowships Information Sessions
January 9, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. The Middle East and North Africa: 2016 in Review (and what to look for in 2017)Middle East and North African Studies
January 6, 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Boren Scholarship - Application WorkshopOffice of Fellowships Information Sessions
January 5, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CFS In-person Info SessionChicago Field Studies
January 3, 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Spring 2017 Extended DeadlineChicago Field Studies
December 8, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Boren Scholarship - Application WorkshopOffice of Fellowships Information Sessions
December 7, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
GESI Info SessionGlobal Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)
December 6, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Book Launch: Everyday Life Matters: Maya Farmers at Chan by Cynthia RobinAnthropology Department
December 6, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
GSS Research Workshop with Judith WalkowitzGender Studies Program
December 2, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
November 30, 2016
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Boaz Keysar (University of Chicago), Distinguished Lecturer in Multilingualism and Language LearningLinguistics Department
November 30, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Boren Scholarship - Application WorkshopOffice of Fellowships Information Sessions
November 29, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Exploring the "State of the Nation" in South AfricaProgram of African Studies
November 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
No MENA Monday TodayMiddle East and North African Studies
November 21, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at Evanston Public Library. Zareena Grewal. “Is the Quran a ‘good book’?”Middle East and North African Studies
November 21, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Zareena Grewal. “Translating the Quran to High Art and Pop Art”Middle East and North African Studies
November 18, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
November 18, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Emerging Democratic Accountability in West Africa?Buffett Institute for Global Studies
November 18, 2016
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Lucid Figurations: Iranian Movie Poster & Film ArtBlock Museum of Art
November 17, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lucid Figurations: Iranian Movie Poster & Film ArtBlock Museum of Art
November 17, 2016
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Student Panel on Foreign Language Use Beyond the ClassroomInternational Education Week
November 17, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
International Program Development (IPD) Summer Programs Info SessionInternational Program Development
November 16, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German, Portuguese, Spanish & SwahiliForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
November 16, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
International Study, Research, & Work: Fellowships PanelInternational Education Week
November 16, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Populism and the Peace Agreement in Colombia: La Paz, La Ley, y La Cuestion de RazaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 16, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Islamic Fundamentalism from Below in Dakar, SenegalProgram of African Studies
November 15, 2016
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Papa Sow - En route to/from Hell: Dreams of Adventure and Traumatic Experiences Among West Africa "Boat People" to "Europe"Anthropology Department
November 15, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Funding for Study Abroad Info SessionStudy Abroad Office
November 14, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
GESI Info SessionGlobal Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)
November 14, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Anthropology Colloquium Series 2016-2017: Jennifer Roth-Gordon "The Elusiveness of Whiteness: Brazilian Lessons on Color, Race, Class, and Language"Anthropology Colloquia and Events
November 14, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Study Abroad 101: International Education WeekInternational Education Week
November 14, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Undergraduate Summer Language Grant info sessionOffice of Undergraduate Research
November 14, 2016
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Claude Fischler: Commensality: A Comparative ApproachAnthropology Department
November 14, 2016
No MENA Monday TodayMiddle East and North African Studies
November 11, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
November 11, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Minority Paradox: Blackness in FranceDepartment of French and Italian
November 11, 2016
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
David Baum - Guest Speaker SeminarGraduate Program in Plant Biology and Conservation
November 9, 2016
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
From Foreigner to Citizen: Naturalization Processes in the North American Republics in the Nineteenth CenturyLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 9, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Born-Again Demonization of “African Tradition”Program of African Studies
November 7, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Ayad Akhtar and Kimberly Senior in conversation Arts Circle
November 7, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Ayad Akhtar. “Conversation with Playwright, Ayad Akhtar”Middle East and North African Studies
November 7, 2016
Princeton in Latin America, National DeadlineOffice of Fellowships Deadlines
November 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
November 4, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Grad Student Discussion with Nancy Rose HuntProgram of African Studies
November 3, 2016
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
NUGHCC Information SessionGlobal Health Studies
November 3, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
PAS Special Lecture: Nervous States, Reverie, and a Colonial History: Violence and Moods in the CongoProgram of African Studies
November 3, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Chinese Immigration in CubaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 3, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
GESI Info SessionGlobal Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)
November 2, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
PAS and University of Chicago Red Lion Lecture: Women’s Autonomy in Childbearing: The "Obligations" of Bridewealth PaymentsProgram of African Studies
November 2, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German, Portuguese, Spanish & SwahiliForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
November 2, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Populism, Fascism, and Violence in the AmericasLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 2, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Ebola Outbreak in West Africa: Corporate Gangsters, Multinationals & Rogue PoliticiansProgram of African Studies
October 31, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Joseph Ringel. “The Re-Creation of Hispano-Eastern Jewish Religious Culture in Israel”Middle East and North African Studies
October 30, 2016
Princeton in Africa, National DeadlineOffice of Fellowships Deadlines
October 28, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Festival LatiNUMulticultural Student Affairs (MSA)
October 28, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
October 28, 2016
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Final Deadline for CFS Winter 2017 ApplicationsChicago Field Studies
October 28, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Workshop on Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of CorruptionComparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
October 26, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Andean Cultures and Histories Working Group - Prof. Ximena Briceño (Stanford University)Andean Cultures and Histories Working Group (Buffett Institute)
October 26, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Narrating Nollywood, Narrating African TimeProgram of African Studies
October 24, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at Evanston Public Library. Amberin Zaman. “What is Happening in Turkey? A Discussion with Journalist Amberin Zaman”Middle East and North African Studies
October 24, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Lori Beaman - Improving the Productivity of Subsistence Farmers: Policy Lessons from MaliInstitute For Policy Research
October 24, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Amberin Zaman. “Turkish Media and the State”Middle East and North African Studies
October 19, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language Tables: English (ESL), French, German, Portuguese, Spanish & SwahiliForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
October 19, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
2017 Global Health Case Competition Chicago Information SessionCenter for Global Health
October 19, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: A Paradox Otherwise: Ontological Problems and Possibilities Along Uganda’s Southern LittoralProgram of African Studies
October 17, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
New Directions in MENA. Keith Feldman. “Between June ’67 and Global ’68: A Shadow History of Civil Rights and Decolonization”Middle East and North African Studies
October 17, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
War & Society Working Group: Guest Presentation by Professor Katharina ColemanWar & Society Working Group (Buffett Institute)
October 14, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
October 13, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art: Reading and Conversation with Writer Guadalupe NettelDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
October 12, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Unjust City in Nollywood Cinema: Gentrification & Urban Injustice in Femi Odugbemi’s MarokoProgram of African Studies
October 11, 2016
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
GESI Info Session Global Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)
October 10, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Documentary Film Screening "Six Centuries, Six Years" with filmmaker Mojtaba MirtahmasbMiddle East and North African Studies
October 10, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
"Los premios David de ciencia ficción, 1979-2015: El desarrollo de la ciencia ficción en Cuba" by YOSSDepartment of Spanish and Portuguese
October 10, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. Mojtaba Mirtahmasb. “Iranian Cinema, Today and Tomorrow”Middle East and North African Studies
October 8, 2016
Conference: Health Awareness in Africa in the 21st CenturyProgram of African Studies
October 7, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Penultimate Voyage: Dante, Sindbad, UlyssesDepartment of French and Italian
October 7, 2016
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Inter Cultural Careers: A Student Alumni Engaement Alumni PanelStudent Alumni Engagement in Weinberg College
October 7, 2016
Conference: Health Awareness in Africa in the 21st CenturyProgram of African Studies
October 6, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Elevating the Quality and Reach of Healthcare in AfricaCenter for Global Health
October 6, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gender and Sexuality Studies Program Fall ReceptionGender Studies Program
October 6, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
October 5, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Admiral Weber Lecture presented by Secretary Norman Y Mineta Speaks on "National Security and Civil Rights"Asian American Studies Program
October 5, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: Vigilantes, Security Institutions, and Regime Longevity: Governing through Arbitrary Intervention in Northern UgandaProgram of African Studies
October 5, 2016
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Norman Mineta speaks on "Perspectives on Japanese Internment & Redress During WW2"Asian American Studies Program
October 4, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The Ascent of the Developing WorldBuffett Institute for Global Studies
October 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Honorable Norman Y Mineta SpeaksAsian American Studies Program
October 4, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Party@PAS - Open HouseProgram of African Studies
October 4, 2016
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Breakfast and discussion with Abdelfattah KilitoDepartment of French and Italian
October 3, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
October 3, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
MENA Monday. "Languages of the Literatures of the Maghreb"Department of French and Italian
September 29, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
In-person CFS Information SessionChicago Field Studies
September 28, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
GESI Info Session Global Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)
September 28, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Welcome ReceptionAsian American Studies Program
September 28, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Wednesdays@PAS: The Contributions of Fulani Scholars to the Development of Islamic Scholarship in Mali, 18th-19th CenturiesProgram of African Studies
September 27, 2016
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Buffett Institute open houseBuffett Institute for Global Studies
September 26, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
"Understanding the Real Threat of ISIS"Middle East and North African Studies
September 26, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday. "The Ten Wars in Syria and the Traumas of the Modern Middle East"Middle East and North African Studies