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Events Sponsored or Co-Sponsored by the Bobst Center, Spring 2014

 

February 11

Workshop on Race, Ethnicity and Identity
Princeton University
5:00 p.m.
105 Bobst Hall
 
 

February 25

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Workshop on Arab Political Development

"After the Arab Spring"

Marc Lynch, George Washington University
February 25
4:30 p.m.
Bowl 001, Robertson Hall


March 5


Workshop on Arab Political Development

"Revolutions, Counter-Revolutions and Constitutions: The Difficult Rebirth of the Modern Arab World"

Rami Khouri, Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs, American University of Beirut
March 5
4:30 p.m.
Location: Bowl 1, Robertson Hall
 

March 10

"Policy Deliberation and Voting Behavior: A Campaign Experiment in the Philippines"

A symposium by Gabriel Lopez Moctezuma Jassan and Leonard Wantchekon

11:30 a.m. -- 1:30 p.m.

Rooms 101 and 105, Bobst Hall


March 25

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March 25

"Measuring Public Opinion During Egypt's Struggle to Democracy"

Magued Osman, Egyptian Center for Public Opinion "Baseera"
March 25
4:30 p.m.
Bowl 001, Robertson Hall
 

March 25

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March 25

Islam in Conversation Series

"Islamic Law, Gender and Human Rights"

Dr. Khaled Abou el Fadl, UCLA School of Law
 
Co-sponsored by the Program in Law and Public Affairs and Near Eastern Studies.
 
March 25
6:30 p.m.
101 McCormick Hall
Princeton University Art Museum

March 26

APD Amar Flier FINAL web page

March 26

"The Security Archipelago: Human-Security States, Sexuality Politics and Social Militarization in Contemporary Egypt and Brazil "

Paul Amar, Global and International Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
March 26
12 noon
Location: 105 Bobst Hall

April 8

Workshop on Race, Ethnicity and Identity

LAFLEUR STEPHENS

Race-ing for Votes: How Political Elites Use Racial Appeals to Win Votes

5:00 p.m.
105 Bobst Hall

April 11-12, 2014

AALIMS Workshop and Conference

Find details here:  http://www.princeton.edu/bobst/events/aalims/

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April 24, 2014: Panel discussion on the 2013-2014 Palestinian-Israeli talks

Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall

More details forthcoming, including the list of panelists!  Please check back.


The Minefields of Mediation Workshop, May 8-9, 2014

Details forthcoming!


 

PREVIOUS EVENTS, Fall 2013

September 25

Sankarshan Thakur, Roving Editor, The Telegraph (New Delhi)
"Caste and Sectarianism: Constructive and Destructive Narratives of Affirmative Action"
4:30 p.m.
Bowl 1, Robertson Hall
 

September 26 Workshop on Arab Political Development Event


September 26

Public Lecture with

His Excellency, Moncef Marzouki, President of the Republic of Tunisia

Co-sponsored by the Workshop on Arab Political Development and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.

5:00 p.m.

Richardson Auditorium


September 26

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September 26

South Asian Studies Seminar
Sankarshan Thakur, Roving Editor, The Telegraph (New Delhi)
"Narendra Modi and the 2014 India Elections"
12:00 p.m.
Aaron Burr Hall, Room 219
 


October 7

Areikat

October 7

"A New U.S.-Middle East Approach Towards the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict" 
Maen Rashid AreikatAmbassador of the PLO Delegation to the US
4:30 p.m.
Dodds Auditorium
Robertson Hall

October 8 

"What is Happening in Egypt"
Dalia Ziada, Ibn Khaldun Center for Development Studies
12:00  p.m.
Bowl 002, Robertson Hall

October 14

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October 14

"Interim Assessment:  Is There Progress Toward Democracy in the Post-Spring Arab World? "
Leslie Campbell, National Democratic Institute
4:30  p.m.
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October 14

Rashid Oct 14 event

7:00 p.m.

Dodds Auditorium

Lecture by Qasim Rashid with opening remarks by Professor Robert George, Chairman, US Commission on International Religious Freedom.

Presented by the Freedom, Human Rights and The Muslim World Initiative and the Muslim Life Program of the Princeton University Office of Religious Life.  Co-sponsored by the Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice.


October 18 and 19

AALIMS ConferenceEconomic and Political Institutions of Islam:  Past and Present
Bowl 016
Robertson Hall

October 22

Workshop on Race, Ethnicity and Identity:
Paul Frymer, Princeton University
5:00 p.m.
105 Bobst Hall

November 8

Workshop on Arab Political Development Co-sponsored event

"Institutional Reform in Pakistan: Approach and Challenges"

Bobst-WWS Innovations for Successful Societies talk, Ahsan Iqbal, Fri., Nov. 8, Robertson Rm. 16

On Friday, November 8, Ahsan Iqbal, Minister of Planning and Development for Pakistan, will visit the Bobst-WWS Innovations for Successful Societies program.  The Minister formed a dynamic Institutional Reform Group in Punjab, and he will talk about this program as well as other initiatives underway.

The talk will take place in Bowl 16, Robertson Hall.

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December 10

Nancy Okail, Executive Director, Tahir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP)
“Does the US Still Have Leverage Over Egyptian Transition?”
4:30 p.m.
Bowl 1
Robertson Hall

Dec. 11, 2013


Mandela: Man, Myth and Memory

Dec. 11, 2013

5:00 p.m.

219 Aaron Burr Hall