Past Events

Review past Department of Anthropology events.
Date & TimeTitleGroup
November 17, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Info Session at 1819 Hinman - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
November 17, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Interpreting Indigeneity Through Bolivian Lucha LibreBuffett Institute for Global Studies
November 16, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Open Studio - Kaplan Artist in Residence Hamdi Attia. Maps, Politics and PowerArts Circle
November 16, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
American Modern: Regional Hegemony, Global Ties, and the Profession of Pure Mathematics in Mid-Twentieth Century Latin AmericaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 16, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPHAM Seminar Series:"Establishing the Prevalence of Latent/Undiagnosed Prostate Cancer in Nigeria: a pilot project."Institute for Public Health and Medicine (IPHAM)
November 15, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
"Our Sister Republics: the United States in an Age of American Revolutions" - Book Talk + ReceptionLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 15, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language Tables: English (ESL), German, Persian, Portuguese, Spanish & SwahiliForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
November 15, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Amidu Sanni: New Muslim-Christian (Mis)expression of Piety and Secularism in NigeriaProgram of African Studies
November 15, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
The Art of Forgetting: Intimacy and Erasure in German and Turkish Art Histories - Banu Karaca, Mercator-IPC Fellow; Sabanci University, IstanbulCritical Theory
November 15, 2017
One Acre Fund Deadline!!!Office of Fellowships Deadlines
November 14, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Rumors and Echoes of the Civil Rights Movement in Africa: Buffett Visiting Professor LectureBuffett Institute for Global Studies
November 14, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Info Session at 1813 Hinman - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
November 13, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Israel’s Occupation @ 50: What are the Prospects for a Future Solution?Middle East and North African Studies
November 13, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jada Benn Torres, Vanderbilt University: Genetic perspectives on origins, presence, and ancestry of African-descendant communities across the CaribbeanAnthropology Department
November 13, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
An Aesthetics of Kin and the Rights of the Child in Minor U.S. LiteraturesAsian American Studies Program
November 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Exploring Conflict, Gender, and Global Health in UgandaProgram of African Studies
November 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: R. B. Riedl (IPR/Poli. Sci.) - Pews to Politics: Religious Ideas and Political EngagementInstitute For Policy Research
November 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: The Politics of Human Shielding—Neve GordonMiddle East and North African Studies
November 13, 2017
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
"Teach-in" for Critical Theory in the Global South ProjectCritical Theory
November 10, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Afro-Pessimist Aesthetics: A RoundtableDepartment of Art History
November 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Shape of a Global History of AIDSBuffett Institute for Global Studies
November 8, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Info Session at 1819 Hinman - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
November 8, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Benjamin's Critique of Violence: A German and Latin American Critical Theory Cooperation EventCritical Theory
November 8, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Michael Wairungu: Niko Cool Still, Na Bado NimeChillProgram of African Studies
November 7, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Red Lion WorkshopProgram of African Studies
November 7, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Info Session at 1813 Hinman - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
November 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: "Trauma" and "Victimization" in Life Narratives of Kurdish Youth in Turkey—Leyla NeyziMiddle East and North African Studies
November 6, 2017
Pre-registration for Winter Quarter beginsUniversity Academic Calendar
November 3, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Brain circulation?: How Should We Think about Models of International Co-operation in Global HealthGlobal Health Studies
November 2, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Seminar in Economic HistoryDepartment of Economics; Seminar in Economic History
November 2, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Seminar in Applied MicroeconomicsDepartment of Economics: Seminar in Applied Microeconomics
November 1, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Cultural Survival and Land Dispossession: A Photographic Essay on The Sioux and the Embera Peoples of North and South AmericaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
November 1, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
One Acre Fund Fellowship info sessionBuffett Institute for Global Studies
November 1, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Info Session at 1819 Hinman - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
November 1, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Language Tables Cancelled: Attend Study Abroad Fair in NorrisForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
November 1, 2017
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Annual Study Abroad FairUndergraduate Learning Abroad
November 1, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Kathleen Bickford Berzock: Caravans of GoldProgram of African Studies
October 31, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Chad Allen Lecture: Returning the Gift, Singing the Trans-Indigenous, and the Making of Global Indigenous Studies"Asian American Studies Program
October 30, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Shadow Geology: The Search for Subterranean Knowledge in West Africa - Robyn d'AvignonScience in Human Culture Program - Klopsteg Lecture Series
October 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: C. Udry (Econ./IPR) - A Program to Build Sustainable Income for the PoorInstitute For Policy Research
October 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
New Directions Lecture: A Sea of Scales: Fishing and Region Formation between Sicily and Tunisia since World War II — Naor Ben-YehoyadaMiddle East and North African Studies
October 29, 2017
Princeton In Africa Deadline!!!Office of Fellowships Deadlines
October 28, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Politics and the Arabic Language — A Talk by Moustafa Bayoumi Middle East and North African Studies
October 27, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Nigeria in Self-Conversation: The Films of Femi Odugbemi - Gidi BluesBlock Museum of Art
October 27, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
African Gender and Expressive Arts: Kwame E. OtuProgram of African Studies
October 27, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Info Session at 1819 Hinman - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
October 26, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Nigeria in Self-Conversation: The Films of Femi Odugbemi - Documentary ShortsBlock Museum of Art
October 25, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Chicago Architecture Biennial: Abraham CruzvillegasBlock Museum of Art
October 25, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Migration Film Series: Wallah je te jure.Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
October 25, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
La Paz en Colombia y su Impacto en América LatinaLatin American and Caribbean Studies
October 25, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
“The Hexing of Donald Trump: Brujería as Collective Action”Religious Studies Department
October 25, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Femi Odugbemi: A Conversation about Film Making in NigeriaProgram of African Studies
October 25, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
WED@NICO SEMINAR: Shai Pilosof, University of Chicago "The dynamic and non-neutral population structure of the malaria parasite"Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems (NICO)
October 24, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Richard Joseph: Building Peace and Democracy in Africa: Why Open Access to Knowledge is VitalUniversity Libraries
October 23, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Laurence Ralph, Harvard University: The Black Box of Police TortureAnthropology Department
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR ColloquiumDepartment of Economics: Related Events
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: S. Young (IPR/Anthro.) - Food Insecurity and the First 1,000 Days of Life in East AfricaInstitute For Policy Research
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Hamdi Attia in Conversation with Chris AbaniMiddle East and North African Studies
October 21, 2017
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Midwest Primate Interest Group 13th Annual MeetingAnthropology Colloquia and Events
October 20, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Midwest Primate Interest Group 13th Annual MeetingAnthropology Department
October 20, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Beyond Anthropophagy: Cultural Modernities between Brazil and FranceFrench and the Global Humanities (Buffett Institute)
October 19, 2017
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Beyond Anthropophagy: Cultural Modernities between Brazil and FranceFrench and the Global Humanities (Buffett Institute)
October 18, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
October 18, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language Tables Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
October 18, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Asian America and PalestineAsian American Studies Program
October 18, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
CANCELED** Will Reno: Investigating New Models of Civil-Military Relations in AfricaProgram of African Studies
October 17, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
October 16, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Discussion with Germaine Acogny, "mother" of African contemporary danceProgram of African Studies
October 16, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
MENA Monday: The Nationalist Impasse in Turkish Politics—Levent KökerMiddle East and North African Studies
October 13, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
October 12, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Life Is What You Make It: A Concert & Conversation with Peter BuffettBuffett Institute for Global Studies
October 12, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Fake News on Abortion: How the Antichoice Movement Makes Stuff Up and Gets You To Believe It - Katha PollittAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 12, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
"Fake News on Abortion: How the Antichoice Movement Makes Stuff Up and Gets You To Believe It" with Katha PollittGender Studies Program
October 11, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Urban Modernity and Relational Power in the Shadows of Brazilian SlaveryLatin American and Caribbean Studies
October 11, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Sera Young: Food and Water Insecurity in East AfricaProgram of African Studies
October 10, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
A Celebration of Hafez’s BirthdayMiddle East and North African Studies
October 9, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: How to Write Iranian-America—A Conversation with Novelist Porochista KhakpourMiddle East and North African Studies
October 9, 2017
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Black Arts International: Temporalities and Territories ConferenceBlack Arts Initiative
October 6, 2017
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
CHSS Workshop: Erin McDonnell, "Patchwork Leviathans in Comparative Historical Perspective"Comparative-Historical Social Science Working Group (Buffett Institute)
October 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Applying Your Global Health Minor to a Career in Medicine Guest Speaker: Dr. Julia PolkGlobal Health Studies
October 5, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Gender and Sexuality Studies Program Fall ReceptionGender Studies Program
October 4, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Navigating Identities: On Writing About Illness & Identity as a Woman of Color — A Talk by Visiting Writer-in-Residence Porochista KhakpourMiddle East and North African Studies
October 4, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Professionalization Roundtable on Research and Beginning of Year Get-TogetherLatin American and Caribbean Studies
October 4, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
October 4, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language TablesForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
October 4, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Juliet Sorensen: Access to Health from the Ground UpProgram of African Studies
October 3, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
In the Country We Love - My Family Divided. Guest Speaker, Diane Guerrero, Actor | Author | Advocate for Immigration Reform, Visit and LectureThe Latina and Latino Studies Program
October 3, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
October 2, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. Book Presentation—We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled: Voices from Syria by Wendy PearlmanMiddle East and North African Studies
October 2, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Toward an Oral History of the Syrian Uprising; Wendy Pearlman Discusses her New BookMiddle East and North African Studies
September 30, 2017
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Backward Glances: Mediating Resistance Media and Historiography Graduate Student ConferenceScreen Cultures Graduate Student Association (SCGSA)
September 29, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
September 29, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Barriers to Agricultural Intensification and Technological Innovation in West AfricaBuffett Institute for Global Studies
September 29, 2017
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Backward Glances: Mediating Resistance Media and Historiography Graduate Student ConferenceScreen Cultures Graduate Student Association (SCGSA)
September 27, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
A Reading by Visiting Writer-in-Residence Porochista KhakpourMiddle East and North African Studies
September 27, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
September 27, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
PAS Open HouseProgram of African Studies
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 25, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Robert L. Murphy, MDThird Coast Center for AIDS Research
September 22, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
September 20, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Development Economics Lunch SeminarDepartment of Economics: Development Economics Lunch Seminar
September 19, 2017
Fall classes begin 8 a.m.University Academic Calendar
September 18, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Global Health Fall Seminar with Dr. Leah NeubauerCenter for Global Health
September 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Weinberg Career Summit Student Alumni Engagement in Weinberg College
September 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
TB is Not a Crime! The Fight for Health and Human Rights in Kenya with Allan MalecheCenter for International Human Rights
September 11, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Third Coast CFAR Seminar— Warner C. Greene, MD, PHDThird Coast Center for AIDS Research
September 1, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Global Reproductive Health from Below: From Formal “Magic Bullets” to Informal Volunteer PracticeGlobal Health Studies
August 25, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
HIV and the Care of Women: 30 Years of ExperienceGlobal Health Studies
August 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission: 30 Years of a Public Health Success StoryGlobal Health Studies
August 17, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
MA / MFA Graduate & Faculty Reading - Summer Writers' ConferenceSPS: Special Events
August 9, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Chicago Field Studies In-person Information Session - No registration neededChicago Field Studies
August 4, 2017
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Reproductive Health Interventions in Low-Resource SettingsGlobal Health 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 WorkshopUndergraduate Learning Abroad
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 WorkshopUndergraduate Learning Abroad
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