September 2015

September 8, 2015
12:00pm Comparative Politics Workshop: "Party Organization and Incumbency Spillovers: Evidence from India”
September 9, 2015
11:45am International Relations Seminar Series: Introductory Session
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Lincoln and the Problem of ‘Towering Genius’”
September 10, 2015
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Ethnic Politics and Economic Policy: Theory and Evidence from India”
1:30pm Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions: "Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke"
4:00pm Department of Political Science Annual Picnic to Welcome First Year Graduate Students
4:30pm International Security Studies Brady-Johnson Grand Strategy Lecture Series: "Moving the Mountains: Cultural Friction in the US War in Afghanistan”
September 11, 2015
9:00am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions: "Revolution, Drissent and Democracy: The Political Thought of Richard Price"
September 12, 2015
9:00am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions: "Revolution, Drissent and Democracy: The Political Thought of Richard Price"
September 14, 2015
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence: "Repression and Street Protests: Behavioral Underpinnings of Backlash Movements"
September 15, 2015
11:30am Comparative Politics Workshop - Steven Rosenzweig, Yale University
11:30am EMPIRES- Marcus Rediker. The Atlantic Radicalism of Benjamin Lay (1682-1759): Quaker, Sailor, Commoner, Abolitionist
12:00pm Comparative Politics Workshop: "Dangerous Disconnect: How Politicians’ Misperceptions About Voters Lead to Violence in Kenya”
12:10pm 2015 Brazil Lecture Series
September 16, 2015
11:45am International Relations Seminar Series: "Ethnic Politics and Economic Policy: Evidence from India"
12:00pm National Networks, War Zones and Layered Sovereignty: Village Landscapes as a Lens on the First Indochina War"
12:00pm “Beyond the Slave Narrative: 18th Century Voices of the African Diaspora”
12:00pm American Politics & Public Policy Workshop: "We Wish to Instill Fear: Mandatory Sentencing as Policy Solution and the Legacy of Bartley-Fox"
3:00pm Yale-China Association Open House 2015
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "The Demandingness of Freedom: Walker and Racial Domination”.
7:00pm William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale: "The Best Of Enemies"
September 17, 2015
(All day) 2015 US-Africa Business Conference
12:00pm MacMillan-CSAP Workshop on Quantitative Research Methods: "Permutation Tests of Bounded Null Hypotheses"
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "TBA"
12:00pm Yale Center for the Study of American Politics: "Bayesian Population Interpolation and Lasso-Based Target Selection in Survey Weighting”
4:00pm CMES Colloquium: Settler Sovereignty and Indigenous Citizenship in post‐1948 Israel
4:30pm South Asia Studies Council Colloquium Series, Kavita Datla
6:00pm "Ghosts of the Amistad"
September 18, 2015
12:00pm Iran Colloquium: Painting, poetry, photography: a conversation in Qajar art
12:00pm Kempf Violence Intervention Agency Colloquium - Violence, Mobility, and Life Chances
September 21, 2015
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence: "Long Run Effects of Wartime Institutions"
4:30pm "Charleston and its Aftermath: History, Symbols, Policy"
5:30pm The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Lecture: “Akrotiri at Thera and its Reception: A Brilliant Culture Buried by Post Modernism”
September 22, 2015
11:30am Comparative Politics Workshop - Pia Raffler, Yale University
12:00pm Comparative Politics Workshop: "Bureaucrats Versus Politicians: A Field Experiment on Political Oversight in Uganda”
4:30pm Henry L. Stimson Lectures on World Affairs featuring David Mayhew, Sterling Professor Emeritus of Political Science
September 23, 2015
11:45am International Relations Seminar Series: "Scorecard Diplomacy: U.S. Efforts to Fight Human Trafficking Around the World""
12:00pm Southeast Asia Studies Graduate Student Roundtable
12:00pm Brown Bags Series: Satellite Bhands: Playful Outsiders in Pakistan’s Television News
4:00pm Johan Norberg, "Russian Military Capability and the War In Ukraine"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Religious Liberty, Same-Sex Marriage, and Public Space"
4:30pm CAS Lecture Series - "Complexity, Silver Bullets, and the Spirits: The Historical Ecology of Malaria in Ethiopia"
4:30pm Henry L. Stimson Lectures on World Affairs featuring David Mayhew, Sterling Professor Emeritus of Political Science
6:00pm An Ordinary Election, Documentary Screening, (2015, Color and B/W, Video; 125 min.) in Hindi and English, w English subtitles
September 24, 2015
12:00pm Behavioral Sciences Workshop: "Voting and Paying for Greater Economic Equality"
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Dirty Politics: Mining Booms and Political Misbehavior in India”
12:10pm Human Rights Workshop: "Questioning the European Regional Courts’ Assertion of Authority: Judges’ Perspectives"
4:00pm ISPS Experiments Workshop: Tweetment Effects on the Tweeted: An Experiment to Reduce Twitter Harrassment"
4:00pm CMES Colloquium: Orientalist Genealogies: The Split Arab /Jew Figure Revisited
4:30pm William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale: "Coddling U. vs. Strengthening U.: Which is best for students in the era of diversity?"
4:30pm South Asia Studies Council Colloquium Series, Kamal Sadiq
6:30pm CMES Cinema: Omar
September 25, 2015
12:15pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Local Agency Costs of Political Centralization”
September 28, 2015
12:00pm Order, Conflict, and Violence Fall 2015 Speaker Series
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence: "Collective Threat Framing and Mobilization in Civil War"
4:00pm Dominique Kalifa- The True Story of the Belle Epoque
September 29, 2015
11:30am Comparative Politics Workshop - Michael Weaver, Yale University (with the American Politics Workshop)
4:00pm Giuliano Amato "The Future of the EU"
4:30pm Henry L. Stimson Lectures on World Affairs featuring David Mayhew, Sterling Professor Emeritus of Political Science
6:00pm Yale International History Workshop: "Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning"
September 30, 2015
12:00pm 2015 Brazil Lecture Series
12:00pm Brown Bags Series, Chennai’s Experiments with the Sea and the Politics of Water Infrastructure
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: Graduate Student Presentations
4:30pm An evening with Wyndham Campbell Prize Winners
7:00pm Building Resilience to Floods in Trans boundary Settings: A Novel Approach from India and Nepal