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March 31, 2015

Upper Caste Racism: The Marked and Unmarked Across the Globe

Historian Gyanendra Pandey analyzes the dynamics of racism worldwide

April 6, 2015

Russia's Real Stake in Ukraine

Journalist and Russia expert David Satter discusses the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

April 10, 2015

Repurposing Magic: A Colloquium

This one-day colloquium gathers people from diverse fields and practices to revisit the very idea of magic.

April 13, 2015

Towards a Theory of Energy Access

Renewable energy expert Daniel Kammen discusses prospects for energy sustainability and equality

April 23, 2015

Empire of Chaos: Climate Change and the Political Ecology of American Power

Journalist and sociologist Christian Parenti follows up on his book, "Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence."

April 28, 2015

Late Industrialism: Producing Inequalities

Anthropologist Kim Fortun examines the social and environmental challenges of our industrial past and future

May 7, 2015

Sudden Justice: America's Secret Drone Wars - An Author Night with Chris Woods

Journalist Chris Woods examines the US military's secretive, controversial and expanded use of armed drones.

May 20, 2015

Teacher Appreciation Night

An evening of fun at the Oriental Institute Museum to celebrate area teachers!

May 21, 2015

Migrant Labor, Human Rights: Nepalis in the Gulf States

Journalist Anup Kaphle on economic migrants in the Gulf States.