- July 15 - INA releases 6 graphic
maps, focusing on major world themes.
For the INA, Jonathan Harris of Flaming
Toast Productions produced 6 magazine-style graphic
maps dealing with a wide array of major world issues, ranging
from the serious to the seriously frivolous. You can see
the infographics here.
- July 15 - INA proposes
experimental forms of non-geographic mapping.
Shooting for its goal of developing a new system of mapping
our world that does not depend on geography, the INA released
2 non-geographic interactive mapping systems. Jonathan Harris
Toast Productions produced these interactive maps, with
research assistence from Elizabeth Kaijuka. You can see
the interactive maps here.
- June 30 - INA Director
Miguel Centeno named head of new Princeton Institute.
Princeton University launches the Princeton Institute for
International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) to conduct collaborative,
interdisciplinary research and teaching on issues of global
importance. INA Director and Latin American studies scholar
Miguel Angel Centeno has been appointed the institute's
first director. Official
Princeton University Press release.
11 - Globalization conference at Princeton
28 - INA releases new website.