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September 2013   >>
Sunday, September 15
Monday, September 16
Making Maigret New
Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture
David Bellos, Princeton University
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
The Long-term Geopolitics of the Pre-modern Middle East
The Department and Program in Near Eastern Studies
Fall 2013 - Brown Bag Lunch Talk
Michael Cook, Princeton University
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Up to the Minute: Analysis of the Crises in Egypt and Syria
Woodrow Wilson School
Ambassador Daniel Kurtzer, Princeton University
Wolfgang Danspeckgruber, Princeton University
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 17
Wednesday, September 18
Filming Kenya's Wildlife and People: The Art of Science Story Telling
Program in African Studies
Indaba
Daniel Rubenstein, Princeton University
8:00 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
China's Foreign Policy
China and the World Program
Ambassador and Consul General Sun Guoxiang, People's Republic of China
12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.
Freaks of Fortune: The Emerging World of Capitalism and Risk in America
PIIRS Research Community, "Communicating Uncertainty: Science, Institutions, and Ethics in the Politics of Global Climate Change"
Jonathan I. Levy, History, Princeton University
Commentator:  Melissa Lane, Politics, Princeton University
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Syria, the United States, and the Future of the Middle East
Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia
Jon Alterman, Center for Strategic and International Studies
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 19
Finding Ourselves: The Humanities as a Discipline
Fung Global Fellows Program Seminar Series
Geoffrey Harpham, Director, National Humanities Center, North Carolina
Discussant: Peter Brooks, Princeton University
For pre-circulated paper contact fung-gfp@princeton.edu

4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Election Fraud, Motivated Reasoning and Durable Authoritarianism: Evidence from a Survey Experiment in Russia
Comparative Politics
Democracy & Development
Graeme B. Robertson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.
Friday, September 20
The New German Question
Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society
Panel Discussion
Patrick Bahners, US Correspondent, FAZ.NET-Frantfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Sheri Berman, Barnard College
Ulrike Guerot, European Council on Foreign Relations
Adam Tooze, Yale University
Jan-Werner Mueller, Princeton University
12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.
The Mashriq in the Age of Late Imperialism: The Mandate States in Global Perspective
PIIRS Conference/Organizers Professor Cyrus Schayegh & Andrew Arsan
5:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 21
The Mashriq in the Age of Late Imperialism: The Mandate States in Global Perspective
PIIRS Conference/Organizers Professor Cyrus Schayegh & Andrew Arsan
5:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m.