February 2017

August 15, 2016 to April 30, 2017
10:00am Identity, Difference, and Understanding: Lessons from Oceania and Southeast Asia
September 6, 2016 to February 6, 2017
(All day) An American Orientalist: the Life and Legacy of Edward E. Salisbury (1814-1901)
(All day) An American Orientalist: the Life and Legacy of Edward E. Salisbury (1814-1901)
(All day) Exhibit: An American Orientalist: the Life and Legacy of Edward E. Salisbury (1814-1901)
(All day) An American Orientalist: the Life and Legacy of Edward E. Salisbury (1814-1901)
October 3, 2016 to March 17, 2017
(All day) Litchfield Unbound: Unlocking Legal History through Digitization
October 3, 2016 to April 28, 2017
(All day) Student Research at Yale University Library
November 1, 2016 to May 31, 2017
(All day) Two Hundred Years of Tracts
February 1, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Contentious Compliance: Repression and Dissent in the Shadow of International Law”
12:00pm Vietnamese Revolutionary Women, Misrecognition, and Global Solidarity
12:00pm American Politics & Public Policy Workshop with Alessandra Casella, Columbia
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Truth Against War: Virginia Woolf, Alan Turing, and the Gendered Politics of Truth-Telling”
4:30pm Williams F. Buckley Jr. Program at Yale: "Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis"
4:30pm Slavic Colloquium Book Talk: "Black Square: Adventures in Post-Soviet Ukraine"
5:00pm Yale Program in the History of the Book: "Reading Children: Literacy and the New Work of Nineteenth-century U.S. Childhood"
7:00pm Film screening: DreamTown
February 2, 2017
12:00pm Quantitative Research Methods Workshop with Mark van der Laan, UC Berkeley
12:10pm Human Rights Workshop
4:00pm Modern Europe Colloquium: Scott Spector
4:00pm Issues in Malay Arts and Religion: Between Intangible Cultural Heritage and Islam
4:30pm South Asia Brown Bag Series: Prelude Beloveds: The Prophetic, the Divine, and the Satirized
5:00pm Malay Theatre: Intangible Cultural Heritage and Islam
6:10pm "The Legal Barbarians: Comparative Law, Legal Identities and the Global South”
February 3, 2017
9:00am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions: "The Life and Legacy of Isaiah Berlin"
1:30pm CAS Lecture Series: Daniel Magaziner: “Art and Education in Apartheid South Africa” – Cosponsored with the Yale University Art Gallery
7:00pm Screening - The Lives of Others
February 5, 2017
2:00pm Slavic Music Matinée
February 6, 2017
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: "On Uncertainty: Fake News, Post-­Truth, and the Problem of Judgment in Syria"
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
4:00pm CLAIS Cuba Initiative presents: "Imagining a More Hopeful Society: Father Felix Varela, Cartas a Elpidio and the Protestant/Catholic Debates of the 1830s"
4:30pm Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Global Justice by Dr. Rebecca Gomperts
February 7, 2017
12:00pm Panel Discussion in Conjunction with Dr. Rebecca Gomperts, Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Global Justice
12:00pm "Attribution Bias in Consumer Choice" with Kareem Haggag, Carnegie Mellon University
3:00pm PLAY ANGKLUNG AT PEABODY2 - Six Lesson Series
4:00pm PLAY ANGKLUNG AT PEABODY2 - Free Drop-in Session
4:30pm Global Justice Program: Peter Van Buren
February 8, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Labor, Capital, and Public Attitudes: The Case of Autonomous Weapon Systems”
12:00pm "Judicial Diversity and Sentencing: the Circuit Court of Cook County" with Allison Harris, Princeton
12:00pm GLC Brown Bag Lecture with Tammy Ingram
4:00pm PLAY ANGKLUNG AT PEABODY2 - Free Drop-in Session
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "TBA"
4:30pm CAS Lecture Series: Professor David Gordon "Violence and Humanitarianism in the Congo Free State"
6:00pm "A World Not Ours" (Mahdi Fleifel, Autobiographical Documentary)
6:00pm Race and Slavery in the Atlantic World (RSAW) Working Group with Crystal Feimster
February 9, 2017
12:00pm "Inference with Dyadic Data: Asymptotic Behavior of the Dyadic-Robust t-Statistic" with Max Tabord-Meehan, Northwestern
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Victorian Voting: Party Orientation and Class Alignment Revisited"
12:10pm Human Rights Workshop
4:00pm Koryo Buddhist Painting In East Asia
4:30pm Michalis Kappas, "Archaeology and Restoration in the Mani: Visualising the Byzantine Village of Kastania"
4:30pm Colloquium Series: Out of Context and In Contradiction: On Humans and Animals (and a Passerby) in Urban India. Naisargi Dave
February 10, 2017
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: "Cranberries and Climate Change: Massachusetts Cranberry Growers and the Challenges of Adaptation.”
12:00pm Iran Colloquium: The Transnational Making of a National Project: The Case of the Trans-Iranian Railway, 1850-1950
12:30pm Latin American Studies Speaker Series: "The Shining Path Conflict in Peru and its Political Legacies: A Preliminary Investigation."
6:30pm Documentary: Dust-Flower-Flame
February 13, 2017
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: Civic Education in Violent Elections: Evidence from Côte d’Ivoire’s 2015 Election"
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
4:00pm "Ariadne in Bordeaux: Unraveling the Ties that Bind in Tawada Yōko’s ボルドー の義兄/Schwager in Bordeaux."
4:00pm CHESS/Sociology Colloquium: Julian Go
7:00pm Screening of "One Mind"
February 14, 2017
11:30am "Global Gays and Soviet Queens: Gender Variance and Male Homosexuality in the Polish Gay Press of the 1990s" Ludmila Janion, University of Warsaw
12:00pm Early Modern Empires Workshop: Veysel Simsek
4:00pm Peace and Stability in the Region of the Baltic Sea Roundtable
February 15, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Hawks, Doves, and Peace: An Experimental Approach”
12:00pm American Politics & Public Policy Workshop with Katherine McCabe, Yale
12:00pm Embedding Meanings in Text, Image and Context: The reclining Vishnu and Lakshmi carvings at Phnom Kulen
12:00pm CMES Colloquium: Middle East Studies in a Post-Fact World: How Academic Voices Can be Heard in Babel
12:00pm GLC Brown Bag Lecture with Wendell Adjetey
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Arendt Before Jerusalem: The Case of the Missing Morality”
4:30pm Did Daoist Scriptures come with a Price Tag? Pledge offerings for Daoist Scriptures in Early Medieval China
4:30pm CAS Lecture Series - Seth Markle: "Madaraja (Bridges): Reflections on Tanzania's Response to the U.S. Black Power Movement"
February 16, 2017
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "From Chatter to Action: How Social Networks Inform and Motivate in Rural Uganda”
12:00pm "Quadratic Voting as a Research Tool" with Glen Weyl, Microsoft Research NYC
12:10pm Human Rights Workshop
4:00pm Six Years on the Arab Revolts: learning the lessons, and contemplating the future
4:10pm "What Does a Progressive Prison System Look Like?"
4:30pm South Asia Brown Bag Series: Decelerating Time: The Politics and Cosmologies of Migrant Workers in Delhi
6:30pm CMES Cinema: Habibi
7:00pm CLAIS Spring Fillm Series Screening: Romeo y Romeo (Luis Caballero, dir.)
February 16, 2017 to February 18, 2017
2:00pm Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect (R2P)
February 17, 2017
9:00am Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect (R2P)
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “Horsepower: A Southern Hemisphere Perspective on the Adoption of the Horse”
12:00pm CHESS Workshop: Kenneth Pomeranz, University of Chicago
12:30pm Yale Center for Historical Enquiry & the Social Sciences Workshop: "Rethinking Frontiers and Frontier Subjects: China’s West and Southwest after 1760"
February 19, 2017
6:00pm Career Conversation with Donna Horning
February 20, 2017
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: Laws in Conflict: Legacies of War and State-­Building in Chechnya"
12:00pm Religion & Politics Colloquium: "US-Iran Relations in the Trump Era"
4:00pm PLAY ANGKLUNG AT PEABODY2 - Free Drop-in Session
4:30pm Gail Holst-Warhaft, "The Fall of Athens"
February 21, 2017
12:00pm Early Modern Empires Workshop: Colin Calloway, Dartmouth College - Room 202, Luce Hall
12:00pm Behavioral Sciences Workshop with Gautam Rao, Harvard University
4:00pm PLAY ANGKLUNG AT PEABODY2 - Free Drop-in Session
4:00pm Russian Studies: “Trajectories of US-Russian Relations”
6:00pm There Is Something In The Air, 2011
February 22, 2017
12:00pm American Politics & Public Policy Workshop with Alexander Hertel-Fernandez, Columbia
12:00pm CMES Colloquium: Reading the Encyclopedia: Translating Shihab al-Din al-Nuwayri's "Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition"
12:00pm Transformations in the Relationships Between Identity and Cultural Performance in Singapore
12:00pm Social Innovation and Humanitarian Responses
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "A Self Moderating Democracy? Political Psychology and Constitutional Theory in Tocqueville’s Democracy in America”
4:30pm CAS Lecture Series: Dr. Florian Stoll: Socio-Cultural Diversity of the African Middle Class – Results from empirical research on middle-class milieus in Urban Kenya
5:00pm Shulman Lecture Series in Science and the Humanities: "Paths to the Evolution of Consciousness"
6:00pm Race and Slavery in the Atlantic World (RSAW) Working Group with Connor Williams
February 23, 2017
12:00pm Quantitative Research Methods Workshop with Winston Lin, Columbia
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "State Capacity and Economic Development under Capital Mobility: Evidence from China”
12:00pm Nightless Cities: Timing the Pleasure Quarters in Early Modern Japan
4:30pm Colloquium Series: Indian Ocean Networks and Premodern Buddhist Technologies of Statecraft. Anne Blackburn
5:00pm Pink Perils: Anti-Gay Politics in 20th Century Europe Symposium
February 24, 2017 to February 25, 2017
(All day) New Directions in Environmental Law
February 24, 2017
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “Beyond Methodological Terrestrialism: Rethinking Adriatic History through Water”
12:00pm Iran Colloquium: Roy Mottahedeh, Harvard University
5:00pm Workshop on Approaches to Studying LGBT History and Anti-Gay Politics in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Space
5:00pm Dan Healey, Oxford University
February 27, 2017
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: "Gender and Civilian Agency in Communal War"
11:45am Yale School of Management R. Peter Straus Lecture Series: "South Africa at a Crossroads… Where to from here?: A Conversation with Donald Gips '89'"
12:00pm Council on East Asian Studies: "Normative Power Japan’: Aid, Rule of Law and Democracy"
4:30pm Yannis Grigoriadis, "Recent Developments and the Chance of Conflict Resolution in Cyprus"
February 28, 2017
6:15pm Schell Center for International Human Rights: "Human Rights Lawyering in China"