Monday, January 27, 2020
Lecture | January 27 | 3-5 p.m. | Goldman School of Public Policy, Living Room
Robert Frank, Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, Cornell University
Dan Kammen, Professor, Director of Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory (RAEL), Professor in the Energy and Resources Group Energy and Resources Group (ERG), Professor of Public Policy Goldman School of Public Policy
Robert Frank will visit the Goldman School of Public Policy on Monday, Jan. 27, from 3-5 pm in the Living Room to discuss his upcoming book, Under the Influence.
After more than three decades, the public is finally beginning to grasp what a serious threat global warming poses. Whats missing from the climate conversation now is a plausible narrative about how we might parry this threat.... More >
Lecture | January 27 | 4-6 p.m. | B-4 Dwinelle Hall
The first lecture in the Spring 2020 Slavic Graduate Colloquium Series.
"Imported" Feminism and "Indigenous" Queerness: From Backlash to Transphobic Feminism in Transnational Japanese Context (Lecture)
Lecture | January 27 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220
Akiko Shimizu, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo
As is often the case with many countries in the rest, womens and/or feminist movements in Japan have often been criticized for uncritically importing and transplanting ideas from the West that have no relevance to, and are sometimes even incompatible with, the local indigenous tradition, culture and society of whatever those critics imagine as Japan. Curiously enough, Japan has also... More >