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A Material Legacy: The Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Collection of Contemporary Art

Jul 30, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  Princeton University Art Museum

"A Material Legacy," on view July 30-Oct. 30 at Princeton University Art Museum, brings together many of the most exciting artists of the past decade to illuminate the material impulse found in contemporary art practices. Nearly all made within the last ten years, and many in the last several years, the works in the exhibition provide a fresh view into art making in the 21st century and include globe-spanning artists from North America to Chile and India.

From a Double Margin: Translation of Women's Writing from Central and Eastern Europe

Sep 19, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Sibelan Forrester, Swarthmore College

Some Translation Challenges

Sep 26, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Steven Rendall, Translator

An Unlikely Hero: Remembering Prithviraj Chauhan in Early Modern and Modern India

Sep 29, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Cynthia Talbot, University of Texas, Austin

Translating Viktor Shklovsky

Oct 3, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Alexandra Berlina, Translator

TBD

Oct 5, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
Cati Coe, Rutgers University and Afe Adogame, Princeton Theological Seminary

New Light on "Darkness at Noon": What a Long Lost Manuscript Can Tell Us about the Problems of Translation

Oct 10, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Michael Scammel, Columbia University

Journalism: When the Personal is Political

Oct 12, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Beena Sarwar, journalist and documentary filmmaker; Ferris Visiting Journalist 2016-17, Council of the Humanities

Nationalism and the challenge of the Multination state

Oct 13, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Alain Dieckhoff: Senior research fellow CNRS, Director CERI

Postapocalyptic Pataphilology

Oct 17, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Joshua Katz and Michael Gordin, Princeton University

Graduate Student Presentations

Oct 18, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Joan Ricart-Huguet, Sarah-Jane Koulen and Elizabeth Durham

Writing for Translation: Questions of Perspective in Ismail Kadare

Oct 24, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Erica Weitzman, Northwestern University

Film screening, "What the Fields Remember"

Oct 26, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

A film by Subasri Krishnan
Program in South Asian Studies

The Ethics of Linguistic in-betweenness

Nov 7, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Yael Peled, McGill University

TBD

Nov 8, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Juan Obarrio, Institute for Advanced Study

Conversation with Vivek Shanbhag, a Kannada Writer

Nov 10, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Vivek Shanbhag, Kannada writer
With Isabelle Clark-Deces, Princeton University

Global inequality: A new approach for the age of globalization

Nov 10, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Comparative Political Economy Research Initiative
The Future of Capitalism Talk Series
Branko Milanovic, City University of New York

Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize Fellowship Information Session

Nov 11, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.  ·  213 Aaron Burr Hall

The Labouisse Fellowship, in the amount of $30,000, will be awarded annually to a graduating Princeton senior who wishes to work or study abroad on matters in keeping with the spirit of Labouisse's life, broadly conceived. The donors hope that independent projects of some practical nature, or ones carried on within some established institutional framework, will be supported by the fellowship.

TBD

Nov 14, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Jamey Gambrell, Translator

TBD

Nov 17, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
Akin Adesokan, Indiana University

TBD

Nov 21, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Christina Lee, Princeton University

Translating Sexuality in Modern Chinese Literature

Nov 28, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Uganda Kwan, Nanyang Technical University

Doing Everything Together: Exploring Female Same-Sex Intimacy in Postcolonial Ghana

Nov 29, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
Serena Dankwa, FIZ Advocacy and Support for Migrant Women and Victims of Trafficking in Zurich

TBD

Dec 5, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Bella Brodzki, Sarah Lawrence College

Panel Discussion, "Democracy and Governance in India"

Dec 5, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Pratap Bhanu Mehta, President, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi;
Kanchan Chandra, New York University;
Atul Kohli, Princeton University.

Modi's India: A Mid-Term Appraisal

Dec 7, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Pratap Bhanu Mehta, President, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi

Who Makes Mistakes?

Dec 12, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
David Bellos, Princeton University

TBD

Feb 16, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Department of Anthropology
Lecture Series
Jesse Shipley, Haverford College and Brian Larkin, Barnard College
Cosponsored by the Program in African Studies

Graduate Student Presentations

Feb 21, 2017  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Yang-Yang Zhou, Sanata Sy-Sahande and Brahim Guabli

TBD

Mar 2, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
TBD

TBD

Apr 11, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Sara Lopus and Maggie Frye, Princeton University

TBD

Apr 20, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Department of Anthropology
Lecture Series
Rosalind Morris, Columbia University
Cosponsored by the Program in African Studies

Senior Thesis Presentations

Apr 25, 2017  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
African Studies Certificate Seniors

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