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Sunday, April 13
Monday, April 14
Transposing and translating in ancient Egypt
Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture
John Baines, Emeritus, University of Oxford, Fellow, Department of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University
216 Aaron Burr Hall  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.
The Mediatization of Politics: Political Themes in Contemporary Scandinavian Film and Television
Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society, co-sponsored with the European Union Program

Ib Bondebjerg, Professor of Film and Media Studies, University of Copenhagen
219 Aaron Burr Hall  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.
Tuesday, April 15
Fostering Family: Diability, Social Abandonment, and Moral Personhood in Contemporary China
PIIRS Graduate Fellows Lunch Seminar
Speaker: Erin Raffety, Anthropology
Discussant: Aliyah Shanti, Music

For Princeton Faculty and Grad Students only.
216 Aaron Burr Hall  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 16
Anglo-Rhodesian diplomacy 1963-5
Program in African Studies
Indaba
Elie Prosperetti '14, Department of History
216 Aaron Burr Hall  ·  8:00 a.m. 8:50 a.m.
Chinese Aerospace Development: Comprehensiveness, Converging Sectors
China and the World Program
Andrew Erickson, Professor at the US Naval War College

This talk is sponsored by the Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program of the Woodrow Wilson School
Bowl 2, Robertson Hall  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Confucian Perfectionism: A Political Philosophy for Modern Times
Joseph Chan, University of Hong Kong

Sponsored by the Center for Human Values, the East Asian Studies Program and the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies
127 Corwin Hall  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Vanya on 42bd Street, 1994, directed by Louis Malle and Andre Gregory
Slavic Film Series
Mind the Gap: Between the Screen and the Page
Adaptations of Russian Classics

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Cultures and the Program of Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
African Vampires in the Age of Globalization
Program in African Studies
Lecture series: Vampires and Zombies, the Better to Theorize You With
David McNally, York University
Stanhope Hall, Room 201  ·  7:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 17
Venezuela Today
Office of Population Research

Co-Sponsor: Center for Democracy and Development in the Americas, PIIRS - Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, PLAS - Latino American Program
Sociology Department
Carl Fields Center - 58 Prospect Avenue  ·  9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Linguistic Justice: The Big Trade-Off and Other Tricky Matters
Fung Global Fellows Program Seminar Series
Philippe Van Parijs, University of Louvain, Belgium
216 Aaron Burr Hall  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
"Two Ukraines" and Euromaidan: Search for a New Interpretative Model"
Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, co-sponsored with the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society

Andrii V. Portnov, Humboldt University and the Institute for Advanced Study, Berlin
219 Aaron Burr Hall  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday, April 18
CONFERENCE: An Awkward Anniversity? Ten Years of Central and East Europe in the EU
Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society,
co-sponsored by the European Union Program
9:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m.
Global Health Colloquium: “Warning! The Surgeon General Has (Not Yet) Determined that (E-) Cigarette Smoking Is Dangerous to Your Health
Center for Health and Wellbeing
Speaker: Eric A. Feldman
Bowl 1, Robertson Hall  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Venezuela Today
Office of Population Research

Co-Sponsor: Center for Democracy and Development in the Americas, PIIRS - Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, PLAS - Latino American Program
Sociology Department
Carl Fields Center - 58 Prospect Avenue  ·  9:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 19
CONFERENCE: An Awkward Anniversity? Ten Years of Central and East Europe in the EU
Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society,
co-sponsored by the European Union Program
9:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m.