Submitted by Toni Landis; last updated on 10/16/2017
1313 Sterling Hall
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
A film screening and conversation with Ghanaian-Italian filmmaker, producer and social activist, Fred Kudjo Kuwornu.
Italian law denies citizenship to young people born in Italy to immigrant parents. This documentary examines the injustice faced by 18 young men and women born in Italy to parents from Africa, Asia, and South America. Learn more.
Submitted by Toni Landis; last updated on 10/03/2017
1418 Van Hise
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 12:20pm to 2:00pm
Juan Obarrio is an Associate Professor of Anthropology at Johns Hopkins University.
He holds a PhD from Columbia University (2007).
Juan Obarrio works in the fields of critical theory and political anthropology, focusing on issues of state, democracy, law, violence, magic; and has conducted extensive fieldwork in Southern Africa and South America.
Submitted by Toni Landis; last updated on 09/22/2017
206 Ingraham Hall
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Presented by: Asifa Quraishi-Landes, Law School, UW-Madison
This presentation will explain the history of constitutional structures in Muslim lands before the modern period, and explain how insights from these structures could solve some of the biggest political challenges for Muslim-majority countries today. Specifically, Prof. Quraishi-Landes will present a structure for Islamic constitutionalism inspired by Muslim history, yet designed for contemporary realities.
Submitted by Toni Landis; last updated on 05/08/2017
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 11:00am to 4:30pm
The Graduate School invites all newly admitted graduate students to attend the Fall New Graduate Student Welcome event. Don’t miss this opportunity to mingle with Graduate School deans and staff and other campus leaders, hear from a panel of current students about grad student life, learn about the many campus and community resources available to you, and meet other new graduate students from across campus. An email invitation with registration link will be sent to each newly admitted grad student at the end of July.
Submitted by Toni Landis; last updated on 04/21/2017
Frank Holt Center, 2nd Floor
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Join us for our annual festival featuring Arabic, Swahili, Wolof, Yoruba, and Zulu skits, videos, cultural presentations, music, readings, and a fashion show; followed by a dance party with AfroBeatz in the mix. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP