Events

April 19, 2018 - 7:00pm

"Atlantic Currents: Winds, Waters, and Migrations"

Join us at the CMOA Theater for a discussion at the nexus of art, oceanography, and ecology as we look at the modern history of the Atlantic currents and how they drive a changing world. Read More>
April 18, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Colloquium: "Damages Done: The Longitudinal Impacts of Natural Hazards on Residential Mobility, Wealth Polarization & Community in the United States"

Junia Howell (Sociology)   With a response from Danielle Wenner (CMU, Philosophy)   Read More>
April 18, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Melodrama, Race, and Fears of Muslim Numbers: Dramas of Emergencies from Boucicault to Akhtar"

Neilesh Bose (University of Victoria, History) With responses from Lisa Jackson-Schebetta (Theater Arts) and Felix Germain (Africana Studies)   Poster available here.     Read More>
April 17, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Lecture "The Protectorate of Silence: Testimonies against Amnesia of the Algerian Civil War and Sexual Violence"

Anissa Daoudi  Read More>
April 17, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "Untranslatability of Algeria in ‘the Black Decade'

Anissa Daoudi ​ Reading available here.  Read More>
April 16, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Lecture: "Turks at Work in Early Modern Marseille"

with Gillian Weiss (Case Western Reserve University, History) and Meredith Martin (NYU, Art History)   Poster available here.  Read More>
April 12, 2018 - 5:30pm to April 14, 2018 - 5:30pm

"The Logic of Racial Practice: Embodiment, Habitus, and Implicit Bias" Symposium

Click here to view the full "The Logic of Racial Practice: Embodiment, Habitus, and Implicit Bias" Symposium schedule. Racial Practice Symposium Poster Read More>
April 12, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: "The Anthropocene: the Promise & Pitfalls of an Epochal Idea"

Rob Nixon (Princeton University, English) with responses from Shalini Puri (English) and James Wynn (NYU, Art History)   Reading available here.  Read More>
April 11, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Tucci Lecture: "Immigration & Italian National Identity in the Plays of Gianni Clementi"

with Stefano Muneroni (University of Alberta, Drama) Read More>
April 9, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Lecture: "Cyborg on the Bridge to Nowhere: Problems from the Edge of Life"

with Jesse Soodalter (UPMC)   Poster available here.     Read More>
April 7, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

"Transformative Childhood Studies: Remix in Justice, Inquiry, & Praxis"

with Lauren Silver as part of the conference "Playing with Childhood in the Twenty-First Century". Read More>
April 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Meet the Author: "The Child to Come: Life after the Human Catastrophe"

Meet the author session with Rebekah Sheldon, author of "The Child to Come: Life after the Human Catastrophe," as a part of the conference "Playing with Childhood in the Twenty-First Century". Read More>
April 6, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Lecture: “Taking Young People Seriously: Inequalities in Contemporary Childhoods”

General Lecture by C.J. Pascoe (University of Oregon). Read More>
April 6, 2018 - 9:00am to April 7, 2018 - 5:00pm

Conference: "Playing with Childhood in the Twenty-First Century"

Keynote Speakers: C.J. Pascoe (University of Oregon), Lauren Silver (Rutgers University), and Rebekah Sheldon (Indiana University)   Read More>
April 5, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Colloquium: “Metaphors in Our Lives: ‘I love you for yourself’”

Visiting Fellow: Alexander Nehamas (Princeton University, Philosophy) Reading available here.  Poster available here.  With a response from Rachel McKinney and Jennifer Whiting.    Read More>

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