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South Asia Program

12:00 pm

Virtual

Please join Cornell's Society for Buddhist Studies, for a talk by Prof. Laura Guerrero (Philosophy, William & Mary).

In a recent article Kris McDaniel has suggested that a fruitful way to understand the Abhidharma distinction between conventional reality and ultimate reality is as a distinction…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

7:00 pm

Willard Straight Theatre

Ithaca Premiere

2021 > Germany/France > Directed by Christian Petzold

With Paula Beer, Franz Rogowski

Dive into the eerie and fantastical romance from Germany's preeminent filmmaker, Christian Petzold. A water nymph of European mythology, Undine is cursed with having to kill her…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

South Asia Program

12:15 pm

Uris Hall, G08

Actors across latitudes and cultures amaze their audiences by displaying at will the physical ‘symptoms’ of emotions such blushing, shivering, and weeping. Sanskrit sources offer almost two millennia of sophisticated reflections on the emotional life of actors, the hidden engine lying behind their almost eerie…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

1:00 pm

G-01 Stimson Hall

Thirty years after his impressive electoral triumph and twenty years since he resigned the Presidency from abroad, Alberto Fujimori’s political legacy still haunts Peruvian society. However, despite the major transformation in Peru in the 1990s, which marked the violent entrance of the country into the Neoliberal…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

East Asia Program

4:45 pm

Virtual

At the Edge of China—life in a Tibetan town is the focus of this talk by our guest speaker Barbara Demick, journalist, and author (Eat the Buddha, Penguin Random House, 2021). Under Xi Jinping, the Chinese Communist Party has exhibited zero tolerance for any slippage at the edges of the empire. The mass…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

East Asia Program

4:45 pm

Goldwin Smith Hall, G22

Sites at the Periphery: Making Experimental Art Spaces in Beijing

Nancy P. Lin

Klarman Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell University

The Pulse of Art History Lecture Series

9.28.21 4:45pm

Location: Goldwin Smith G22

Abstract:

Developing without the official support of…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

7:00 pm

Willard Straight Theatre

Ithaca Premiere

2019 > Spain > Directed by Robert Bahar & Almudena Carracedo

Filmed over six years, The Silence of Others reveals the epic struggle of victims of Spain's 40-year dictatorship under General Franco as they organize a groundbreaking international lawsuit and fight a "…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

3:00 pm

Virtual

The Migration as Practice: Pedagogy Workshop will focus on specific strategies for designing inclusive and reflective pedagogy, with transformative outcomes. Designed for faculty, the workshop will also provide training on how to co-develop curriculum in partnership with community organizations, with sustainable…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies

Comparative Muslim Societies Program

East Asia Program

Southeast Asia Program

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Institute for African Development

Institute for European Studies

South Asia Program

4:45 pm

Virtual

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides full funding for graduate and professional students conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Open to U.S. citizens only.

The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program supports doctoral students conducting research…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Comparative Muslim Societies Program

4:45 pm

Virtual

In Yiwu, a town in southeast China known as the world’s largest wholesale center for manufactured commodities for daily consumption, thousands of Chinese Muslims (Hui) work as middlemen between Chinese suppliers and foreign traders. Despite their indispensable role in the trade, many of them act more like clerks…

Past Events

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Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Institute for African Development

2:40 pm

Uris Hall, G-08

Issues in African Development Seminar Series examines critical concerns in contemporary Africa using a different theme each semester. The seminars provide a forum for participants to explore alternative perspectives and exchange ideas. They are also a focal activity for students and faculty interested in African…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Southeast Asia Program

12:15 pm

Kahin Center, 640 Stewart Ave

Part of the Ronald and Janette Gatty Lecture Series.

Sara Ann Swenson, Department of Religion, Dartmouth

Sara Ann Swenson researches contemporary Buddhism in Vietnam. Her current work examines rising trends of Buddhist volunteerism in Vietnam’s fastest growing urban area, Ho Chi Minh City. Drawing on…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

12:00 pm

Virtual

The Migrations Forum is an interdisciplinary works-in-progress series for Cornell migrations scholars, bringing together graduate students and faculty across disciplines to share ongoing research.

This session will serve as an information session and meet and greet.

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies

11:25 am

Virtual

Anjali Dayal (Fordham University) discusses her new book Incredible Commitments: How UN Peacekeeping Failures Shape Peace Processes, out by Cambridge University Press (2021).

This seminar is part of a series organized by the Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) and the Gender and Security…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Comparative Muslim Societies Program

4:45 pm

Virtual

** Co-sponsored by Critical Ottoman and Post-Ottoman Studies (COPOS)

Constructed during the rule of the French Lusignan dynasty (1192–1489), the Gothic cathedrals and churches of Cyprus are famous for their pronounced Westernizing style, which reshaped and continues to distinguish their Levantine setting.…