April 2017

August 15, 2016 to April 30, 2017
10:00am Identity, Difference, and Understanding: Lessons from Oceania and Southeast Asia
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
March 1, 2017 to July 15, 2017
(All day) Exhibition of Modern Arab Art from the Barjeel Foundation Collection, Sharjah, UAE
March 31, 2017 to April 1, 2017
6:00pm Russian Studies: Black Sea Film Festival at Yale
April 3, 2017
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: ""Filling the Blood Quota (or not): Violence and the Shining Path, Peru 1980-­2000"
5:30pm Conversation with Ambassador Anne Patterson
April 4, 2017
12:00pm Behavioral Sciences Workshop: "TBA"
12:00pm Early Modern Empires Workshop: Maria Bollettino, Framingham State University
4:00pm Baltic Studies Lecture: Eva Piirimae (University of Tartu) "J. G. Herder and Nationalism"
April 5, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Who Fights for Reputation in International Politics? “
12:00pm Taking life, unmaking killing and the everyday reproduction of impunity in Myanmar
4:00pm An Ambassador's Thoughts on Past and Present Events
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Forestalling ‘the ever-widening inequality of fortunes’: Jean- Jacques Rousseau on Economic Inequality and the General Will”
4:30pm An Ambassador's Thoughts on Past and Present Events, Yuriy A. Sergeyev
4:30pm CAS Lecture Series: Professor Nick Shepherd: "A hauntology of Cape Town: from slavery to #RhodesMustFall.”
6:00pm Race and Slavery in the Atlantic World (RSAW) Working Group with Vince Brown
April 6, 2017 to May 30, 2017
(All day) Ephemeral waterscape and social world in the Bengal Delta
April 6, 2017
12:00pm Program on Refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses Spring Seminar Series
4:30pm Colloquium Series: Why Philosophy Needs Sanskrit, Now More than Ever. Jonardon Ganeri
April 7, 2017
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “Fields of Finance: Colonial Economism and Credit in Egypt, 1882-1907”
1:30pm An Island under Siege: Puerto Rico's Economic, Political, and Human Rights Crises
April 10, 2017
11:45am Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: "When the Rebels Win: Leadership, Preferences, and Statebuilding after Civil Wars"
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
4:00pm Indu Bhatt Annual Memorial Lecture 2017
4:00pm Atrocity Speech Law
April 11, 2017
12:00pm Early Modern Empires Workshop: Jordan Branch, Brown University
4:00pm Baltic Studies Lecture: Jolanta Mickute (Vytautas Magnus University), "On Polish Zionism and Its Women, or How Traditional 'Jewish Daughters' Turned Pioneer (1918-1939)"
April 12, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Planning War Together: Explaining Agreement and Nonagreement in Alliance Treaty Negotiations”
12:00pm Violence and Resistance in the Context of Land Grab in Present-day Cambodia
12:00pm GLC Brown Bag Lecture with Manuel Barcia - The Pirates, the Judge, and the Amistad Trial
12:00pm CMES Colloquium: How revolutionary were the ʿAbbāsids? The experience of jurists under the old and new regimes
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "The Foundations of the Founding”
4:30pm CAS Lecture Series: Samar Al-Bulushi: Citizen-Suspect: Navigating the Transnational Security State in Urban Kenya
5:00pm CLAIS Spring Film Series Screening: Vengo Volviendo (Isabel Rodas and Gabriel Paez)
April 13, 2017
(All day) Co-sponsored by: the Program on Refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses; and the Program on Order, Conflict and Violence; at the MacMillan Center at Yale
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Elections in Nondemocracies”
4:30pm Colloquium Series: We are thrown here in this ujāḍa: Caste, Work, and Urbanization in North India. Bhawani Buswala
April 14, 2017
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “Revisiting the 1937 Haitian Massacre”
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Critiques of Torture, Weak and Strong"
12:00pm Iran Colloquium: Sufis and the Limits of Sovereignty: Interrogating Religious Authority in Mughal India
12:30pm Yale Center for Historical Enquiry & the Social Sciences Workshop: "Addiction and Devotion in Early Modern England"
April 17, 2017
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
11:45am Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: "
4:00pm "US-Ukraine-Russia: Can We Cooperate and Prosper Together?"
April 18, 2017
12:00pm Behavioral Sciences Workshop: "TBA"
4:00pm Baltic Studies Lecture: Vaidotas Vaicaitis (Vilnius University) "The Concept of Constitutionalism in Contemporary Lithuania"
April 19, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "Optimism and War”
12:00pm Bones Around My Neck: The Life and Exile of Prince Provocateur
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "What Constitutes a Nation? Hamilton and Jefferson on the Recognition of Citizen Genêt”
5:00pm Yale Program in the History of the Book: "Making Negro Literature: Literary Workspaces at the Margins of Print Culture”
6:00pm Race and Slavery in the Atlantic World (RSAW) Working Group with Marcela Echeverri
April 20, 2017
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "TBA"
4:00pm VISEGRAD GROUP as a Factor of stability in Central and Eastern Europe
April 21, 2017
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “Building a Republic of Villages: Design and Pedagogy in Cold War India”
April 24, 2017
11:45am Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: "Behavioral Variation at the Micro-­‐Level of Participation in Genocide"
11:45am Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series
4:00pm National Identity and Public Support for Reforms in Post-Euromaidan Ukraine
7:00pm CLAIS Spring Film Series Screening - Sands of Silence: Waves of Courage (Chelo Alvarez-Stehle, dir.)
April 25, 2017
12:00pm Early Modern Empires Workshop: Diogo Curto, tba
4:00pm Baltic Studies Lecture: Andres Kurg (Institute of Art History, Estonian Academy of Arts), "The Wealth of Real Connections: Future Cities in the Era of Late Socialism."
April 26, 2017
11:45am MacMillan International Relations Seminar Series: "TBA"
12:00pm Vietnamese les (lesbian) gender, community, and space in the phantasmagoria of real life
12:00pm CMES Colloquium: The intersection of Politics and Religion in the Thought of the Mahdi Ibn Tumart (d. 1130)
12:00pm GLC Brown Bag Lecture with Erik Mathison - Reconstruction in the World: Race, Empire & the Diplomatic Mission in the Post-Civil War Era
1:30pm Group Threat and Racial Violence: Exploring Modern Day Hate Crimes
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Wealth and the Commonwealth: The Governance Paradigm in Eighteenth Century Political Thought”
April 27, 2017
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "TBA"
4:30pm South Asia Brown Bag Series: Music, Ethnicity, and Post-War Reconciliation in Sri Lanka
April 28, 2017
11:00am Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States: Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “Trust-Building Exercises: Family Finance and Forestry in Early Modern China”
12:00pm Yale Center for Historical Enquiry & the Social Sciences Workshop: "Panic at the Pump: The Energy Crisis and the Transformation of American Politics in the 1970s"