Thursday, November 9, 2017
Harjant Gill | On North Indian/Punjabi Masculinities: A Screening followed by Discussion with the Filmmaker
Lecture | November 9 | 5-7:30 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Harjant S. Gill, Documentary Filmmaker and Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Towson University
Karen Nakamura, Robert and Colleen Haas Distinguished Chair in Disability Studies and Professor of Anthropology Graduate advisor, UCB-UCSF Joint Program in Medical Anthropology
Institute for South Asia Studies, Sarah Kailath Chair of India Studies, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society - Disability Studies cluster, Department of Gender and Women's Studies, Project on Political Conflict, Gender and People's Rights
A evening with Prof. Harjant S. Gill, an Indian documentary filmmaker who teaches visual anthropology at Towson University. His films explore topics related to gender, sexuality, religion and belonging in India and among Indians in diaspora.
Lecture | November 9 | 5-7 p.m. | Wurster Hall, 112 Auditorium
Sheryl-Ann Simpson, Department of City & Regional Planning, College of Environmental Design
Sheryl-Ann Simpson is an Assistant Professor in the Landscape Architecture & Environmental Design unit at the University of California, Davis. She examines the relationships between states and citizens, and explores variety of urban issues, including immigration, housing, and urban health. The connective thread in Simpsons work is an interest in the voices, experiences, and ideas of individuals... More >
The Future of the EU after Brexit: Implications for Transatlantic Relations from a German Perspective
Lecture | November 9 | 5-7 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
Jana Puglierin, Alfred von Oppenheim Center for European Policy Studies at the German Council on Foreign Relations
Institute of European Studies, The San Francisco Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany
This presentation will cover the future of the European integration process after the German elections with a focus on the role of Germany, Franco-German relations, the implications of Brexit on the cohesion of the EU-27, the common security and defense policy, and the impact of this process on transatlantic relations from the German point of view.
Dr. Jana Puglierin is head of the Alfred... More >
Lecture | November 9 | 7-8:30 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium
M. Sanjayan, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, Conservation International
2017 Horace M. Albright Lecture in Conservation
At a time when humanitys demands on the natural world have never been greater, Dr. M. Sanjayans keynote address highlights natures essential role in creating a livable future for people everywhere.