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Tue, 5/24 · 7:30 pm EDT · Zoom

Asian American Films Seminar: The Celine Archive (Dir. Celine Parreñas Shimizu, 2020)

Denise Cruz, Columbia University; Celine Parreñas Shimizu, University of California at Santa Cruz


Thu, 4/28 · 6:00 pm7:30 pm EDT · Labyrinth Books and Livestream

The Matter of Black Living: The Aesthetic Experiment of Racial Data 1880-1930

Autumn Womack, African American Studies and English; Imani Perry, African American Studies


Thu, 4/28Sat, 4/30 · Zoom

Art Hx 2022 Symposium: curative / spaces

Andrea Chung, artist; Mabel O. Wilson, Columbia University


Tue, 4/26 · 7:30 pm EDT · Zoom

Asian American Films Seminar: Lingua Franca (Dir. Isabel Sandoval, 2019)

Paul Nadal, English



Wed, 4/13 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm EDT · Zoom

The Process Genre: Cinema and the Aesthetic of Labor


Wed, 4/6 · 12:15 pm1:15 pm EDT · Zoom

Organizing Stories: Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein in conversation with Selma James

Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, University of New Hampshire; Selma James, activist and writer


Fri, 4/1 · 12:00 pm1:20 pm EDT · Zoom

Race, Race-Thinking and Identity in the Middle Ages and Medieval Studies: Archaeology and Race

Bonnie Effros, University of British Columbia; Susanne Hakenbeck, University of Cambridge 


Thu, 3/31 · 12:00 pm1:00 pm EDT · Zoom

Embodying the Virgin Mary, Christ and the Nation: A Contemporary Lebanese Female Mystic and her Unconventional Conduct” by Emma Aubin-Boltanski

Dr. Emma Aubin-Boltanski, National Centre for Scientific Research, France


Thu, 3/31 · 12:00 pm1:30 pm EDT · Zoom

Bodies of Knowledge Working Group — The monstrosity of humiliation: an ethnography among women who’ve been attacked with chemicals

María Elvira Díaz-Benítez, Museu Nacional UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro


Wed, 3/30 · 6:00 pm7:00 pm EDT · Livestream

Personal Limits #5: A Conversation About Personal Writing

Monica Huerta, English; Yomaira Figueroa-Vásquez, Michigan State University; Tao Leigh Goffe, Cornell University


Wed, 3/30 · 12:00 pm1:20 pm EDT · 219 Aaron Burr Hall and Zoom

Science from Below: Multispecies Relations and Global Health Inequalities

Alberto E. Morales, PLAS Postdoctoral Research Associate & Lecturer, Princeton University


Wed, 3/30 · 12:00 pm1:20 pm EDT · Zoom

Algerian Letters – Unlearning Short Histories

Ariella Aïsha Azoulay, Brown University


Tue, 3/29 · 12:00 pm1:20 pm EDT · Zoom

“Water Creatures”: Urbanization, Displacement and Developmental Paths in Amazonia

Adrián Lerner Patrón, Freie Universität Berlin


Tue, 3/29 · 12:00 pm1:30 pm EDT · Zoom

The Black Death and the Justinianic Plague – Useful Frameworks for Historical Comparison? Insights from Big Data Paleoecology

Dr. Adam Izdebski, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History; Dr. Kevin Bloomfield, Cornell University


Mon, 3/28 · 12:30 pm1:30 pm EDT · Zoom

I’m that Tongue: On the Invisibility or Otherwise of the Translator

Jeremy Tiang, Translator in Residence, Program in Translation and the Humanities Council


Mon, 3/28 · 12:00 pm1:20 pm EDT · Zoom

Book Talk | Organize the world. Another Cold War Story

Sandrine Kott, University of Geneva


Thu, 3/17 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm EDT · 113 Friend Center and Zoom

Dressing Las Meninas

Amanda Wunder, City University of New York


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