Events

THIS YEAR'S EVENTS

2017-2018 Schedule  (*includes co-sponsored events)

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Research Group

Date

Time

Room

Event/Speaker

Title

Announcement

Democracy, Space, and Technology

Thurs. Sept. 14

6 p.m.

Macdonald-Harrington,  G10

Talk: Eyal Weizman

Forensic Architecture

Announcement

Transitions and Global Modernities

Fri. Sept. 15

3:30-6 p.m.

Bronfman 423

Public forum: James Kloppenberg & Jason Opal

Democracy in America?

Announcement
Constitutional Studies  Tues. Sept. 19 7 p.m. Leacock 232 Panel discussion: Peter Boettke & Mathieu Bédard* How to Encourage Business Creation in Canada Announcement

Transitions and Global Modernities

Mon. Sept. 25

4-6 p.m.

Morrice Hall 328

Talk: Laura Robson

The Ethnic Cleansing Solution?

Partition and Population Exchange in Syria and Iraq

Announcement

Global Justice

Fri.-Sat. Sept. 29-30

 

Thomson House Ballroom

Conference *

Localizing and Globalizing Justice

Programme/Registration

Democracy, Space, and Technology

Tues. Oct. 3

 

6 p.m.

Macdonald-Harrington,  G10

Talk: Yasmeen Lari

 

Workshops Announcement (Oct. 1 & 2)

Talk Announcement

Global Justice Thurs. Oct. 5 3-4:30 p.m. Leacock 738 Talk: Caleb Yong

On the Legitimacy of Immigration Law: Democracy, Freedom of Association, Human Rights

Announcement

Transitions and Global Modernities

Fri. Oct. 6

2:30-4 p.m.

Leacock 232

Talk: Peter Holquist

Empires, Global Orders, and Russia's Revolutions

Announcement

Global Antiquities

Wed.- Fri. Oct. 25-27

 

 

Conference

Places in Ancient Greece, Rome, and China

Announcement/Programme

Constitutional Studies

Thurs. Oct. 26

4:30 p.m.

Leacock 232

Talk: David Ciepley

The Chartered Corporation as a Governance Technology: Colonial Empire, Constitutional State, and Business Firm

Announcement

Facebook Event

Constitutional Studies Wed. Nov. 1 4:30 p.m. Burnside 306 Talk: Dara Lind

Governing Through Fear: Immigration Enforcement in the Trump Era

Announcement

Facebook Event

Transitions and Global Modernities Fri. Nov. 3 4 - 6 p.m. Leacock 232 Talk: Jason Moore*

Four Dualisms: Peak Liberalism, Peak Appropriation, and the End of Cheap Nature

Facebook Event

Democracy, Space, and Technology

Nov. 6-10

 

Nov. 9 talk:    

12 -1:20 p.m.

Nov. 9 talk:

Redpath Museum Auditorium

Visiting Distinguished Lecturer: Dianne Harris

Talk: Thurs. Nov. 9

Framing Los Angeles 1960: Case Study House #22 and the Representation of Whiteness

Announcement

 

Transitions and Global Modernities Mon. Nov. 13 5-6:30 p.m.

Arts W-215

Talk: Laura Belmonte*

Global Gay Rights: A History of the International LGBT Rights Movement

Announcement

Facebook Event

Transitions and Global Modernities

Tues. Nov. 14

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Arts 160

2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Morrice Hall 017

One-day workshop

Palestinian Occupations Under the British Mandate and Beyond

Programme

Global Justice Tues. Nov. 14 3-4:30 p.m. Leacock 738 Talk: Laura Valentini

What's Wrong with Sovereignty Violations?

Announcement
Constitutional Studies Tues. Nov. 14 7-8:30 p.m. Leacock 26 Talk: Jason Sorens*

Catalan Independence: Rule of Law Versus Right to Decide

Announcement

Facebook Event

Transitions and Global Modernities Fri. Jan. 12 12-1:30 p.m. Leacock 808 Talk: Yanni Kotsonis

The Quiet Revolution in Global Taxation: Russia and the World Since the Eighteenth Century

Announcement
Global Antiquities Fri. Jan. 12 4-6 p.m. Arts 160 Talk: Silvia Ferrara* The Invention of Writing  

Transitions and Global Modernities

Fri. Feb. 9

2:30-4 p.m.

Birks 111

Talk: Jeff Byrne

Global Subversion, National Salvation: The Rise and Fall of Revolutionary Anti-imperialism

Announcement
Global Justice Fri. Feb. 16 2:30-4 p.m. Arts 160 Talk: Serena Parekh

The Refugee Regime and Global Structural Injustice

Announcement
Transitions and Global Modernities Fri. Mar. 23 3-4:30 p.m. New Chancellor Day Hall, Room 101 Talk: Jane Nicholas    

Lin Centre

Thurs. Mar. 29

 

4:30 p.m.

Faculty Club Ballroom

Lin Centre Annual Lecture: Timur Kuran

Clashes with and within Islam: Roles of Intolerant Communities

Announcement
Transitions and Global Modernities Fri. Apr. 6 2:35-3:55pm BIRKS 203 Talk: Wu Yiching

Beyond Teleological and Anachronistic History: The First Salvo of Mao’s Last Revolution Reconsidered

Announcement
Global Justice Fri. Apr. 13 2-3:30 p.m. Arts 160 Talk: Robert Nichols Theft is Property! Dispossessions and Critical Theory Announcement

Transitions and Global Modernities

Fri. Apr. 13

2:30-4:30 p.p. Arts 260 Talk: Malavika Kasturi

Considering Hindutva: Gurus, Monasticism and Hindu Nationalism in Twentieth Century India

Announcement
Transitions and Global Modernities Fri. Apr. 20 All day Leacock 808 All-day Workshop Tet Offensive  
Global Justice Tues. May 1 2-3:30 p.m. Thomson House Ballroom Talk: Rainer Forst

A Critical Theory of Transnational (In-)Justice: Realistic in the Right Way

Announcement

Constitutional Studies

May 10-12, 2018

 

Leacock 232

Conference

Political Theory In/And/As Political Science

Announcement

Global Justice

Monday May 14 3:30-5 pm Arts Building 160

Seminar: Mollie Gerver

Reparations, Discrimination,  and the Mega-Rich

Announcement