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2nd Annual HGMS Graduate Student Conference
Amira Al-Mutairi (Assistant Director, ISSS) will be presenting "Cultural Difference in Perceptions of and Responses to Sexual Harassment" as part of the IPRH Reading Group series Cross-cultural Re-understanding of Power Harassment: Title VII and Title IX, Awareness and Action. This project is co-sponsored by IPRH and WGGP
This keynote lecture to the Fictions and Frictions conference will be delivered by Hannah Feldman, Professor of Art History at Northwestern.
This symposium will focus on narrative edges in order to develop a more nuanced understanding of the way that visual and performative fictions function politically.
The Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory will host Nicholson Distinguished Scholar Visitor, Prof. Ananya Roy (Director, Center for Democracy and Inequality, UCLA) on March 5th. She will present a talk titled, "Racial Banishment: A Postcolonial Critique of the Urban Condition in America"
Join us in a discussion of our community's Big Read: "The Namesake" by Jhumpa Lahiri. Each weekly discussion sponsored by the International and Area Studies Library will feature a different discussion leader from our local community who will bring their unique perspective to the conversation.
This talk will report some of the preliminary results of a large National Science Foundation supported project to define and measure urban sustainability in Arctic conditions.
Join the International and Are Studies Library and the Slavic Reference Service for a celebration of International Women's Day! We'll have snacks, discussions, and will be displaying some resources about the history of this day.
The ACES Office of International Programs welcomes a distinguished guest from the University of Pretoria in South Africa, Dr. Sheryl Hendriks.
This performance and gallery conversation is the concluding event of the Fictions and Frictions conference, which examines art history in context.
Celebrate International Women's Day by hearing from 10 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty members as they talk about 10 women who changed the world. Each presenter will have 5 minutes to talk about a woman in their field that made a difference.
Celebrate International Women's Day by hearing from 12 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty members as they talk about 12 women who changed the world.
Join us for a presentation on First Ice: The Antarctic Discovery Voyages and their Legacy.
Dr. Xavier Escandell of Grinnell College, Iowa will speak on secession and migration in the context of Catalonia.
The Center for Advanced Study MillerComm Series and the Center for Global Studies welcomes Professor Manisha Desai (University of Connecticut) for talk titled, "Constructing Solidarities in the Global Justice Movement: A Feminist Perspective".
Professor Desai will discuss the politics of transnational projects to build links and solidarities between movements of women activists differently situated in local and global systems of power.
The preliminary round for the Midwestern regional Euro Challenge competition.
Join the Slavic Reference Service for this workshop intended to assist ILL librarians in working with foreign language materials.