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Seuls en Scène – Princeton French Theater Festival

Princeton University

Seuls en Scène brings celebrated French actors and directors, as well as promising early-career artists, to Princeton University and the local community to present their work, introducing American audiences to […]

Mellon Forum // Race Empire Environment // The Politics of Dwelling

Betts Auditorium and Zoom Princeton

Government legitimacy and domestic well-being are closely linked. In France and Senegal, West Africans’ capacity to feel at home was critical to an emergent politics of dwelling, as domestic spaces […]

“Us” as “one”: First person plurals as impersonals in Mayan

1-S-5 Green Hall 1-S-5 Green Hall, Princeton

Abstract: I investigate the phenomenon whereby first person plurals in Mayan languages are employed in impersonal and generic contexts. This is the opposite pattern documented for some (Indo-)European languages where […]

2022 Princeton University Constitution Day

50 McCosh Hall 50 McCosh Hall, Princeton

The United States was founded in response to discontent with social, political, cultural, and economic systems. As a result, social discontents themselves became legitimated through the making of the Constitution. […]

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