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Memory, Democracy, and Public Culture: Berlin and Its Pasts

Jun 22, 2015  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  Berlin, Germany

Director: Jan-Werner Mueller, Professor of Politics

Academic Expo

Sep 14, 2015  ·  10:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m.  ·  TBD

European Cultural Studies

Reception of the Bible in Islam

Sep 21, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Sabine Schmidtke, Institute for Advanced Study

TBD

Sep 21, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Reif Larsen, Author

TBD

Sep 22, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m.12:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Eva Harman, Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology

U.S. - Iran: The Nuclear Talks and Beyond

Sep 28, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Richard Nephew, Columbia University

How to Count Like Jean Valjean

Sep 28, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

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

Postcolonial Modernism: Art and Decolonization in Twentieth-Century Nigeria

Sep 29, 2015  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:15 p.m.  ·  219 Aaron Burr

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Chika Okeke-Agulu, Princeton University

When the Dust Never Settles: Literary Narratives of Loss after the Iran-Iraq War

Oct 5, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Amir Moosavi, NYU

Whoever Invented Translation Rights?

Oct 5, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Michael Hoffheimer, University of Mississippi School of Law

"Msimulizi" and the Everyday Narration of Community in Eastern Africa, 1888-1896

Oct 6, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Morgan Robinson, Ph.D. Candidate, History

Toward a Prosopography of the Mandatory Civil Service

Oct 12, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Geoffrey Schad, University of Pennsylvania

The Translatability of Gods in the Ancient World and the Question of Tolerance

Oct 12, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Jan Assman, University of Konstanz

TBD

Oct 13, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Taiwo Adetunji Osinubi, University of Western Ontario

TBD

Oct 19, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Sarah Kile, University of Michigan

The Trans-Saharan Slave Trade and the Bubonic Plague in the Late Eighteenth-Century Egypt

Oct 20, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Edna Bonhomme, Ph.D. Candidate, History of Science Program

Romanticism in Literature

Oct 20, 2015  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  106 McCormick Hall

European Cultural Studies
John T. Hamilton, Harvard University
Eberhard L. Faber IV 1915 Memorial Lecture
Open to the Public

The Feminine Mystique: Salafism in Egypt and the Rise of Gender Segregation, 1970-1981

Oct 26, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Aaron Rock-Singer, Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University

TBD

Oct 26, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Carol Apollonio, Duke University

Film Screening: "Last Words" by Mark Janse

Oct 27, 2015  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  Scheide Caldwell House, Room 103

Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies
Film Screening

Mark Janse, "The X-Position: 'Disjunctive' ΔΙΑ in Aristophanic Compounding"

Oct 28, 2015  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  East Pyne, Room 010

Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies
Mark Janse, Lecture

Arabic Medical Commentaries from the Mamluk Era

Nov 9, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Nayan Fancy, Institute for Advanced Study

TBD

Nov 9, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Karen Emmerich, Princeton University

F.W. Mote Memorial Lecture

Nov 11, 2015  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

East Asian Studies
Susan Naquin, Professor Emerita

TBD

Nov 12, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Charles Piot, Duke University

Understanding Inter-rebel War: Some Evidence from the Kurdish Rebellions in Iraq

Nov 16, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Costantino Pischedda, Columbia University & Niehaus Fellow, Princeton University

TBD

Nov 17, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Joan Ricart-Huguet, Ph.D. Candidate,Politics

Cultural Transfer between Late Antiquity and the Arabic-Islamic Culture

Nov 23, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Carlo Sardino, Heinrich Heine University Dussledorf

George Eliot in 19th Century Russia: Views Defining Vision

Nov 23, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Olga Demidova, University of St. Petersburg

Oilcraft

Nov 30, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:30 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies
Brown Bag Lunch Series, 2015-16
Bob Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania

TBD

Nov 30, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Jill Jarvis, Ph.D. Candidate, Comparative Literature, Princeton University

Diverging memories of Angolan and Mozambican Labor Migration to the German Democratic Republic: Public and Private Remembrances and Silences

Dec 1, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Marcia Schenck, Ph.D. Candidate, History

Arabic Translations from Syriac

Dec 7, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Alberto Rigolio, Princeton University Society of Fellows

TBD

Dec 14, 2015  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication
Translation Lunch Lecture Series
Speaker TBD

Palm Wine Drinkers

Feb 2, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Achille Tenkiang '17

TBD

Feb 9, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Elena Gadjanova, Fellow, Fung Global Fellows Program

TBD

Feb 16, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Speaker TBD

TBD

Feb 23, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Jemima Pierre, UCLA

Marius B. Jansen Memorial Lecture

Feb 24, 2016  ·  4:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m.  ·  Jones Hall, Room 202

East Asian Studies
Professor Carol Gluck of Columbia University

TBD

Mar 1, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 3:30 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
Sarah Jappie, Ph.D. Candidate, History

TBD

Mar 22, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
Indaba
TBD

TBD

Mar 29, 2016  ·  12:00 p.m. 1:15 p.m.  ·  216 Aaron Burr Hall

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Speaker TBD

Senior Thesis Presentations

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

Program in African Studies
Indaba
TBD

TBD

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

Program in African Studies
African Studies Open Seminar
Amy Niang

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