Upcoming Events

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 11:45am
Old Chemistry 011

In 2007, the Israeli NGO B'Tselem (The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories) launched its camera project, distributing video cameras and providing camera training to Palestinians living in areas of the West Bank, where tensions run high and clashes are commonplace... read more »


Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
Gross Hall, 330 -- Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall

POLITICAL THEORY WORKSHOP: Chris Lebron (Johns Hopkins University) | Gross Hall | Room 330 Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall | 4pm read more »


Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 4:45pm
Sanford School -- Rubenstein Hall, Room 153

Francois Meltzer, chair of the Department of Comparative Literature and professor in the Divinity School and the College at the University of Chicago, will give a talk entitled "When Words Fail: Images of Germany at the End of WWII." Professor Annabel Wharton (Duke, Art, Art History & Visual... read more »


Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:45am
Old Chemistry 011

Fifty years since 1967, and the dissonance between official Israel and much of the rest of the world is stark. With the former celebrating the jubilee of "a united Jerusalem," other stakeholders are commemorating fifty years of the occupation of East Jerusalem. What is the state of play in... read more »


Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Gross Hall, 330 -- Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall

POLITICAL THEORY WORKSHOP: Charles Mills (University of New York) | Gross Hall | Room 330 Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall | 4pm | read more »


Friday, November 17, 2017 - 9:00am
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

"The Futures of Literature, Science, and Media," is a one-day workshop hosted by the Program in Literature in honor of Professor Katherine Hayles. This event is part of the FHI Humanities Futures Mellon Foundation grant exploring future trajectories of humanities disciplines in the wake of the... read more »


Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
Gross Hall, 330 -- Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall

POLITICAL THEORY WORKSHOP: Nancy Rosenblum (Harvard University) | Gross Hall | Room 330 Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall | 4pm | read more »


Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 11:45am
Old Chemistry 011

Irrespective of intentions, U.S. leadership has done more to enable the entrenchment and expansion of occupation than to end it. Looking to the future, can the United States act as an effective leader or steward of a political process that can end the occupation, regardless of the political outlook... read more »


Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
Goodson Chapel

The conference itself will begin with a public forum on the notion of "sanctuary" itself, featuring both scholars and activists who will trace sanctuary from its medieval origins, its 19th century mobilization by the abolitionists, and its reemergence in the last 30 years. This will be followed by... read more »


Friday, February 9, 2018 (All day)
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

Panel 1: Humanitarianism: Religion and the BodyConfirmed panelists: C. Julia Huang (Anthropology, Santa Cruz); Carla Hung (Anthropology, Duke); Emmanuel Schaueblin (Anthropology, Zurich)Panel 2: Civic Activism: Religion in Urban SpacesConfirmed panelists: Beth Baron (History, Graduate Center/ CUNY... read more »


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