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World Politics lecture on participatory democracy
Tulia Falleti, the 2013-14 World Politics Visiting Fellow, will speak on "Participatory Democracy in Latin America," on Apr. 30
Workshop on historicizing climate change
How future historians will discuss climate change is the question at the center of “Historicizing Climate Change,” a workshop on May 2 and 3
Faculty Award
Oushakine and Fore among seven Princeton faculty to win Guggenheim Fellowships
Talk on film and the paradoxes of post-Soviet culture
Nancy Condee will speak on “No Animals Were Harm in the Filming of the Abattoir: Paradoxes of Post-Soviet Culture,” Apr. 22
The political consequences of communicating uncertainty
Michael Tomz, a professor of political science at Stanford University, will speak on “The Political Consequences of Communicating Uncertainty,” on Apr. 23
Hall named 2014-15 World Politics Visiting Fellow
Peter Hall, the Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies in the Department of Government at Harvard University, has been named the 2014-15 World Politics visiting fellow
Eleven members of the Class of 2015 have been named PIIRS Undergraduate Fellows as part of an initiative that provides funding for senior thesis-related research abroad. Under the guidance of fellowship adviser Michael Laffan, a professor of history, the students spent the first part of the spring 2014 semester preparing research proposals that are eligible for between $3,000 and $5,000 in support from PIIRS.
The fellows presented their completed proposals on April 15 and will meet in May to be
Habermas to speak on the transnationalization of democracy
Jürgen Habermas,  a world-renowned public intellectual, sociologist and philosopher, will speak on “Transnationalization of Democracy: A European Experiment,” on May 1
Fung Global Fellows, led by Wimmer, to focus on global diffusion
The Fung Global Fellows Program will begin the 2014-15 academic year with a new cohort of visiting fellows focusing on the theme of global diffusion under the direction of Andreas Wimmer
Diplomatic historian and foreign policy scholar Richard Ullman dies
Richard Ullman, the David. E. Bruce Professor of International Affairs, Emeritus, at Princeton University, died of Parkinson's disease March 11 at Park Place Center in Monmouth Junction, N.J. He was 80.

Fall 2013 PIIRS News

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