Erika Mann [1905-1969] und Pauline Julien [1928-1998]. Vom Exil zum politischen Engagement! (Arbeitstitel und Arbeitsplan)
Staff-Student Colloquia: Myriam Augustin (in German)
Anant Kumar, a writer based in Germany and who writes in German, will read and discuss his work.
Discussion chaired by Jim Torczyner, director, McGill Middle East Program in Civil Society and Peace Building. Speakers: Yaacov Bar-Siman-Tov, Swiss Centre for Conflict Research, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel Kimchi, Centre for Urban and Regional Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Yitzhak Reiter, Dept for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
2005 Public Lecture Series: Dr Franziska Baltzer, pediatrician and director, Adolescent Medicine and Gynecology Program. What you need to know about sex bracelets, the cute Playboy bunny and sexy fashions.
Dr Adrian Vetta, Mathematics & Statistics, McGill
Delay induced dynamical instabilities: Cross coupled semiconductor lasers and Mackey-Glass analog circuits
Dr Min-Young Kim, Institute for Research in Electronics and Applied Physics, University of Maryland
Dr Suzanne MacDonald, pediatrician, Adolescent Medicine and Gynecology Program and Pediatric Emergency. A lecture about children, teens and body image in the 21st century.
ciné NATURE: In the 1930s Australian sugar cane farmers imported cane toads from Hawaii to destroy the crop-damaging Greyback beetle. We hear from all sides about the problem: their mating habits (bruising), defense systems (poison that can kill a predator), and eating habits (almost anything). NO FOOD ALLOWED, so make sure you eat before!
Dr Franziska Baltzer, pediatrician and director, Adolescent Medicine and Gynecology Program. What you need to know about sex bracelets, the cute Playboy bunny and sexy fashions.
ciné NATURE: Using revolutionary cameras, the directors of this French film (with minimal English-language narration) have made an amazing chronicle of the insect world. There are at least a dozen fascinating, memorable images, and the carnage is held to a minimum. NO FOOD ALLOWED; make sure you eat before!