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February 2013   >>
Sunday, February 24
Monday, February 25
"The Power of Language - The Language of Power: Leveraging Core Humanitarian Principles to Improve Multi-lingual Communication in the Field"
Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Barbara Moser-Mercer, University of Geneva
12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.
What Can International Relations Learn from International Law?
Politics Department
International Relations Faculty Colloquium
Mark Pollack and Jeffrey Dunoff, Temple University
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Exit, Voice, and Loyalty at the International Criminal Court
Program in Law and Public Affairs
Jens Meierhenrich, London School of Economics and IAS
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, February 26
Bombay Parsis and the Rediscovery of Ancient Iran, 1850-1900
The Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia
Brown Bag Lunch
Daniel Sheffield, Princeton University
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Drought in the European Human Rights Garden: Consensus and Populist Sovereignty
Program in Law and Public Affairs
John Marshall Harlan '20 Lecture in Constitutional Adjudication
Speaker: The Honorable Andras Sajo, judge, European Court of Human Rights
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 27
"Cutting Pice and Running Away: Missionary Discipline and African Relations at the UMCA Boy's Industrial House, Zanzibar, 1901-1905"
Program in African Studies
Morgan Robinson, Ph.D. Candidate, History
8:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
"An American in Tahrir: Notes on Year Three of the Egyptian Revolution"
Program in African Studies
Lunch Lecture
Ellis Goldberg, University of Washington
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
The Perils of Nuclear Proliferation (Studies)
Science and Global Security Seminar Series
Itty Abraham, National University of Singapore
12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
The Reception of the Western Discipline of Religious Studies (zongjiaoxue) in Republic China
East Asian Studies Program
Christian Meyer, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
China and Climate Change Policy: A Panel Discussion
PIIRS research community, "Communicating Uncertainty: Science, Institutions and Ethics in the Politics of Global Climate Change"
Cosponsored with the Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program
Robert Keohane, Professor of Public and International Affairs, WWS
Tong Zhu, Visiting Research Scholar, WWS; Global Scholar
Denise Mauzerall, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Public and International Affairs, WWS
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Slavic Film Series: Aleksandr Gintsburg, "The Hyperboloid of Engineer Garin", 1965
Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
Soviet Sci-Fi: Nostalgia For the Future

Organized by the graduate students in Slavic Languages and Literatures and sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian and Eurasian Studies.
7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 28
In the Shade of Bukhārī: Politics, Culture and Innovation in an Islamic Commentary Tradition
Graduate Fellows Lunch Seminar
Joel Blecher, Religion
Discussant: Rozaliya Garipova, Near Eastern Studies

For Princeton faculty and grad students only.
12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.
Stranded between Government and Opposition: The Politics of India's Left Front since 1989
Program in South Asian Studies
Sanjay Ruparelia, The New School for Social Research
12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.
"Downed Airmen as Social Catalysts, France and Germany, 1940-1945. A Work in Progress"
Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society
Claire Andrieu, Paris Institute for Political Studies

4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
China Goes Global: The Partial Power
China and the World Program
David Shambaugh, George Washington University
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday, March 1
Violence and Empire: An Interdisciplinary Workshop
PIIRS research community, "Empires: Domination, Collaboration, and Resistance"
Organizer:  F. Nick Nesbitt, Department of French and Italian
1:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 2