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Events - Weekly

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Sunday, April 7
Near Eastern Studies Films - Spring 2013
Hebrew Films
The Dreamers (חולמות), Efrat Shalom Danon, 2011
7:15 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
Monday, April 8
Waves of War: Nationalism, State Formation, and Ethnic Exclusion in the Modern World
PIIRS Director's Book Forum
Andreas Wimmer, Hughes-Rogers Professor of Sociology, Princeton University
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
"Nineteen Ways of Translating 'Sarrasine'"
Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Jordan Stump, University of Nebraska
12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.
"Europe, Past, Present, and Future"
Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society
Adam Michnik, Princeton Global Scholar

4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 9
Conscience, Cowardice and Citizenship Among British Pacifists
Department of Anthropology
Tobias Kelly, University of Edinburgh
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 10
"Regional Initiative in Science and Education (RISE) - Partnerships and Progress"
Program in African Studies
Indaba
Lori Mulcare, Program Associate, Institute for Advanced Study
http://sig/ias.edu/rise
8:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
"Empire and Liberal World Order"
PIIRS research community, "Empires: Domination, Collaboration, and Resistance"
Georg Sorensen, Aarhus University
POSTPONED FROM MARCH 13, 2013
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Global Trends and the China-U.S.-Japan Trilateral Relationship
China and the World Program
Wang Jisi, Tung Global Scholar and Dean of Peking University's School of Internationa
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Slavic Film Series: Ev Genii Iufit, "Short Films", 1984-89
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.
Near Eastern Studies Films - Spring 2013
Arabic, Persian and Turkish Films
The Color of Paradise (رنگ خدا), Majid Majidi, 1999 (Persian)
7:15 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, April 11
Friday, April 12
Conference, "The Ethics of Risk and Climate Change"
PIIRS research community, "Communicating Uncertainty: Science, Institutions and Ethics in the Politics of Global Climate Change"
Organizers: Marc Fleurbaey, University Center for Human Values; Melissa Lane, Department of Politics; and Stephane Zuber, Centre de Recherche Sens, Ethique et Societe
8:30 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 13
Conference, "The Ethics of Risk and Climate Change"
PIIRS research community, "Communicating Uncertainty: Science, Institutions and Ethics in the Politics of Global Climate Change"
Organizers: Marc Fleurbaey, University Center for Human Values; Melissa Lane, Department of Politics; and Stephane Zuber, Centre de Recherche Sens, Ethique et Societe


9:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.