Padraic Kenney, professor of history and international studies at Indiana University Bloomington, has been elected vice president and president-elect of the Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies, a worldwide organization of scholars who work in the region.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Karen Elliott House will present a keynote lecture at an Indiana University mini-conference next week on human rights in Saudi Arabia. The conference honors Saudi human-rights activist and IU graduate Mohammad Fahad al-Qahtani.
Alwiya S. Omar, a professor in the School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University Bloomington, is one of more than 30 academics who were chosen by the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program to collaborate with African higher education institutions on curriculum development and training and mentoring of the continent's next generation of scholars.
Center on American and Global Security Speaker: South China Sea Panel Discussion
04:00 p.m. - 06:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Law School Room 122
Horizons of Knowledge Lecture: "'The Fragrant and Bedazzling' (xiangyan): The Poetics of Sensuality in Late Imperial and Modern China"
12:00 p.m. - 01:15 p.m.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Presented by Xiaorong Li, associate professor in the East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies Department at University of California, Santa Barbara.
In Chinese literary history, the high tides of the literati’s cultural construction of images o... Read More »
WWI Film Series: "Paths of Glory"
03:00 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 04, 2014
Before he took aim at the absurdities of Cold War rhetoric in Dr. Strangelove and the horrors of Vietnam in Full Metal Jacket, Stanley Kubrick directed Paths of Glory, one of cinema’s most impassioned anti-war films. Kirk Douglas is at his best ... Read More »