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A Material Legacy: The Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Collection of Contemporary Art

Jul 30, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  Princeton University Art Museum

"A Material Legacy," on view July 30-Oct. 30 at Princeton University Art Museum, brings together many of the most exciting artists of the past decade to illuminate the material impulse found in contemporary art practices. Nearly all made within the last ten years, and many in the last several years, the works in the exhibition provide a fresh view into art making in the 21st century and include globe-spanning artists from North America to Chile and India.

Some Translation Challenges

Sep 26, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Steven Rendall, Translator

(Self-)Disciplining the Corporation: FCPA Practice, Compliance, and Global Anti-Corruption Regimes in China

Sep 27, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Sponsored by the Center on Contemporary China, Program on Law and Public Affairs and the China and the World Program.
Matthew Erie, Associate Professor of Modern Chinese Studies - University of Oxford

Border Cantos

Sep 27, 2016  ·  7:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m.  ·  101 McCormick

Richard Misrach & Guillermo Galindo

Join us for an evening of photography by Richard Misrach, who has spent years documenting the U.S. Mexican border, and music by Guillermo Galindo who has made musical instruments out of remains left by migrants trying to cross the border.

This event is cosponsored by the Lewis Center for the Arts, the Council of the Humanities, the Program in Latin American Studies, the Program in Latino Studies, the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, Campus Conversations, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and the Department of English.

An Unlikely Hero: Remembering Prithviraj Chauhan in Early Modern and Modern India

Sep 29, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Cynthia Talbot, University of Texas, Austin

Sovereignty in Contested Spaces

Sep 29, 2016  ·  1:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m.  ·  Prospect House

Fung Global Fellows Program.
DAY 1 of a two-day workshop convened by Adam Clulow, Helder De Schutter (2013-14 Fung cohort) and Seva Gunitsky (2014-15). Hosted by Anna Stilz, Princeton University, and open to Princeton students and faculty.

Domingo de Revolución (in Spanish)

Sep 29, 2016  ·  1:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m.  ·  McCosh 48

Cuba Research Network
Wendy Guerra

Sovereignty in Contested Spaces

Sep 30, 2016  ·  9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.  ·  Prospect House

Fung Global Fellows Program.
DAY 2 of a two-day workshop convened by Adam Clulow, Helder De Schutter (2013-14 Fung cohort) and Seva Gunitsky (2014-15). Hosted by Anna Stilz, Princeton University, and open to Princeton students and faculty.

Brexit: Why and How the United Kingdom Leaves the European Union

Sep 30, 2016  ·  2:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.  ·  Robertson Hall, Bowl 1

On 23 June 2016, voters in the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. Now the immense complexities of disentanglement are starting to emerge. Our expert panelists will discuss why the voters voted as they did, what this means for the EU and the UK, and what the possible paths forward might be. This is the inaugural program of the new European Crises project at PIIRS.   

Panelists:

•         Harold James, Claude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies; Professor of History and International Affairs; Director, Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society, Princeton University
•         Linda Colley, Shelby M.C. Davis 1958 Professor of History, Princeton University
•         Andrew Moravcsik, Professor of Politics and Director, European Union Program at Princeton University
•         R. Daniel Keleman, Professor of Political Science and Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Politics at Rutgers University
•         Kim Lane Scheppele, Laurance S. Rockefeller Professor of Sociology and International Affairs in the Woodrow Wilson School and University Center for Human Values, Princeton University

The program will be cosponsored by the European Union Program, the Program on European Politics and Society and the Program in European Cultural Studies.

Translating Viktor Shklovsky

Oct 3, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Alexandra Berlina, Translator

Firms in Firmament: Hydrocarbons and the Circulation of Power

Oct 4, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Rawi Abdelal, Harvard University.
Fung Global Fellows Program Public Seminar Series.

TBD

Oct 5, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
Cati Coe, Rutgers University and Afe Adogame, Princeton Theological Seminary

Pechorin (dir. Roman Khrushch, 2011)

Oct 6, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

New Light on "Darkness at Noon": What a Long Lost Manuscript Can Tell Us about the Problems of Translation

Oct 10, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Michael Scammel, Columbia University

Forms of Contamination: Nuclear Fiction and the Chernobyl Effect

Oct 11, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies
Anindita Banerjee, Cornell University

Europe after Merkel

Oct 12, 2016  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  023 Robertson Hall

Ashoka Mody (Princeton)

Organized by the EU Program, co-sponsored by the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society

Journalism: When the Personal is Political

Oct 12, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  3rd floor Atrium, Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Beena Sarwar, journalist and documentary filmmaker; Ferris Visiting Journalist 2016-17, Council of the Humanities

Nationalism and the challenge of the Multination state

Oct 13, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Alain Dieckhoff: Senior research fellow CNRS, Director CERI

A Nest of Gentry (dir. Andrei Konchalovskii, 2011)

Oct 13, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

Postapocalyptic Pataphilology

Oct 17, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Joshua Katz and Michael Gordin, Princeton University

Graduate Student Presentations

Oct 18, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Joan Ricart-Huguet, Sarah-Jane Koulen and Elizabeth Durham

International Organizations and Political Risk - The Case of Multilateral Development Banks in Infrastructure Projects.

Oct 18, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Srividya Jandhyala, Fung Global Fellow / ESSEC Business School, Singapore.
Fung Global Fellows Program Public Seminar Series.

Oblomov (dir. Nikita Mikhalkov, 1979)

Oct 20, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

Writing for Translation: Questions of Perspective in Ismail Kadare

Oct 24, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Erica Weitzman, Northwestern University

Refugees at Europe’s Borders: Security, Law, Humanitarianism

Oct 26, 2016  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  023 Robertson Hall

Tugba Basaran (Centre d’Etudes sur les Conflits, Liberté et Sécurité, Paris)

Organized by the EU Program, co-sponsored by the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society

Film screening, "What the Fields Remember"

Oct 26, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m.  ·  Green Hall, Bowl 0-S-6

A film by Subasri Krishnan
Program in South Asian Studies

The Ethics of Linguistic in-betweenness

Nov 7, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Yael Peled, McGill University

Being The Other: The Muslim in India

Nov 7, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Saeed Naqvi, journalist and author

TBD

Nov 8, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Juan Obarrio, Institute for Advanced Study

Power, Ideas and Institution: China’s Emergent Footprints in Global Governance of Development Aid

Nov 8, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Lai-Ha Chan, Fung Global Fellow / University of Technology Sydney, Australia.
Fung Global Fellows Program Public Seminar Series.

Liberal Internationalism Revamped: A Survival Strategy for the EU?

Nov 9, 2016  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  023 Robertson Hall

Marc Bentinck (former Dutch diplomat)

Organized by the EU Program,  co-sponsored by the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society

Conversation with Vivek Shanbhag, a Kannada Writer

Nov 10, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Vivek Shanbhag, Kannada writer
With Isabelle Clark-Deces, Princeton University

Global inequality: A new approach for the age of globalization

Nov 10, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Comparative Political Economy Research Initiative
The Future of Capitalism Talk Series
Branko Milanovic, City University of New York

Crime & Punishment (dir. Lev Kulidzhanov, 1970)

Nov 10, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

Henry Richardson Labouisse '26 Prize Fellowship Information Session

Nov 11, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m.  ·  213 Aaron Burr Hall

The Labouisse Fellowship, in the amount of $30,000, will be awarded annually to a graduating Princeton senior who wishes to work or study abroad on matters in keeping with the spirit of Labouisse's life, broadly conceived. The donors hope that independent projects of some practical nature, or ones carried on within some established institutional framework, will be supported by the fellowship.

TBD

Nov 14, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Jamey Gambrell, Translator

Criminality, Deviance, and Anthropological Diversity. Narratives of Inborn Criminality and Atavism in Late Imperial Russia (1880–1900)"

Nov 15, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies
Riccardo Nicolosi, LMU

What is Populism? A Book Talk

Nov 17, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Jan-Werner Mueller (Princeton)

Organized by the Democracy and Human Values Project, co-sponsored by the EU Program, the Program in American Studies, the Program in European Cultural Studies, and the Program in Law and Public Affairs

TBD

Nov 17, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
Akin Adesokan, Indiana University

The Idiot (dir. Ivan Pyr'ev, 1959)

Nov 17, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

TBD

Nov 21, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Christina Lee, Princeton University

Translating Sexuality in Modern Chinese Literature

Nov 28, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Uganda Kwan, Nanyang Technical University

World For Sale: Professionals in the Market for International Organization

Nov 29, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Leonard Seabrooke, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.
Fung Global Fellows Program Public Seminar Series.

Doing Everything Together: Exploring Female Same-Sex Intimacy in Postcolonial Ghana

Nov 29, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
Serena Dankwa, FIZ Advocacy and Support for Migrant Women and Victims of Trafficking in Zurich

Anna Karenina (dir. Aleksandr Zarkhi, 1967)

Dec 1, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

TBD

Dec 5, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
Bella Brodzki, Sarah Lawrence College

Panel Discussion, "Democracy and Governance in India"

Dec 5, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Pratap Bhanu Mehta, President, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi;
Kanchan Chandra, New York University;
Atul Kohli, Princeton University.

Semi-BREXIT

Dec 7, 2016  ·  12:15 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  023 Robertson Hall

Kim Scheppele (Princeton)

Organized by the EU Program,  co-sponsored by the Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society

Modi's India: A Mid-Term Appraisal

Dec 7, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in South Asian Studies
Pratap Bhanu Mehta, President, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi

The Seagull (dir. Iulii Karasik, 1970)

Dec 8, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

Who Makes Mistakes?

Dec 12, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Series
David Bellos, Princeton University

Corporate Islam, Global Capitalism and the Performance of Economic Moralities

Dec 13, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:20 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Lena Rethel,  Fung Global Fellow / University of Warwick, UK.
Fung Global Fellows Program Public Seminar Series.

Ward No. 6 (dir. Shakhnazarov, 2008)

Dec 15, 2016  ·  6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.  ·  Rocky/Mathey Theater

Slavic/REEES Graduate Film Series
Dangerously Detached: The Superfluous Man on the Screen

Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Organized by Maxwell Parlin

TBD

Feb 16, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Department of Anthropology
Lecture Series
Jesse Shipley, Haverford College and Brian Larkin, Barnard College
Cosponsored by the Program in African Studies

Graduate Student Presentations

Feb 21, 2017  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Yang-Yang Zhou, Sanata Sy-Sahande and Brahim Guabli

TBD

Mar 2, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Lecture Series
TBD

TBD

Apr 11, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
Sara Lopus and Maggie Frye, Princeton University

TBD

Apr 20, 2017  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr Hall

Department of Anthropology
Lecture Series
Rosalind Morris, Columbia University
Cosponsored by the Program in African Studies

Senior Thesis Presentations

Apr 25, 2017  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  TBD

Program in African Studies
Works-in-Progress Series
African Studies Certificate Seniors

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