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Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American Studies Program

4:00 pm

Virtual

What impact will the U.S. elections have on Latin America and U.S.-Latin American relations? A panel of Cornell professors will discuss how the Trump and Biden foreign policy teams approach Latin America and how they are likely to address hemispheric issues like trade and economic integration, criminal violence and…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

South Asia Program

4:30 pm

Virtual

As schools around the United States think about how to best teach English language learners and parents explore a growing number of language immersion programs for their children, it is clear that the language of instruction and positive educational outcomes are inextricably linked. The same is true in South Asia.…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American Studies Program

3:00 pm

Virtual

Global flows of workers from Central America and the Caribbean to sustain agricultural production in the US are highlighted in this presentation. Based on interviews with farmworkers, we will examine their motivations for leaving home, their experience in the US, long term goals and structural challenges. We will…

Latin American Studies Program

12:01 am

Virtual

This film screening is part of the Cine con Cultura Latinx American Film Festival!

2019 > Peru > Directed by Melina Leon
With Pamela Mendoza, Tommy Parraga, Lucio Rojas
Based on harrowing true events, Song Without a Name tells the story of Georgina, an indigenous Andean woman whose newborn…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Southeast Asia Program

Latin American Studies Program

12:40 pm

Virtual

Part of the Ronald and Janette Gatty series

Darin Sanders Self, PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Cornell University

From taking direct control of politics, to setting conditions on democratization, or to yielding entirely to civilians, there is substantial variation in how militaries behave…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Institute for African Development

3:00 pm

Virtual

Issues in African Development Special Topic Seminar Series (CRP 4770/6770) - Fall 2020 Theme: Environment, Sustainability and Health Challenges in Africa: Managing Human-Nature Interactions. Issues in African Development Seminar Series examines critical concerns in contemporary Africa using a different theme each…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American Studies Program

Southeast Asia Program

Institute for African Development

Institute for European Studies

11:00 am

Virtual

Over the past decade, democracy has been in retreat in a large number of countries in different regions, at least partially reversing the wave of democratization that swept across much of the world in the late 20th century. This webinar explores patterns of "democratic backsliding" in different world…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

South Asia Program

Southeast Asia Program

Institute for European Studies

11:15 am

Virtual

Studying the ties and practices that bind Tamils to the districts they inhabit or visit is essential to understand not the ways Tamils use and transform space in diaspora. The territorialization of Tamil identity, that is, their spatial extension and the continuation of their socio-cultural practices, is not always…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American Studies Program

12:00 pm

Virtual

Professor Echeverri-Muñoz will be presenting her work that seeks to recast slavery and anti-slavery in the 1840s period, and the politics of slaves and Indigenous Peoples in Popayan, New Granada (Modern day Colombia). Thus, she will be addressing the relationship between political subjectivities and social…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

East Asia Program

4:30 pm

Virtual

The transformation of family patterns in advanced capitalist societies has received much attention in academic and popular writing. While “modern families” are widely accepted in Europe, alarm and anxiety characterize the tenor around the changes in East Asian family structures. South Korea serves as a case study…

Past Events

Event videos from our webinar series can be found on the Webinars page.


Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Southeast Asia Program

8:00 pm

Virtual

Part of the Ronald and Janette Gatty series

Sopheak Chann, Lecturer, Department of Natural Resource Management and Development, Royal University of Phnom Penh

This paper explores place-making in post-conflict resource landscapes by elaborating on the concept of frontier-construction. Much of resource…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Institute for African Development

3:00 pm

Virtual

Issues in African Development Special Topic Seminar Series (CRP 4770/6770) - Fall 2020 Theme: Environment, Sustainability and Health Challenges in Africa: Managing Human-Nature Interactions. Issues in African Development Seminar Series examines critical concerns in contemporary Africa using a different theme each…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American Studies Program

12:40 pm

Virtual

In his seminar presentation, Aching proposes that we think of processes of racialization as ways of measuring the tolerance that societies possess for their own practices of dehumanization during specific historical periods. In examining this proposition, he will describe his training as a scholar of race and…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies

11:30 am

Virtual

Peace and Conflict Studies Institute Reading Group for September 24. Emily Ritter, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, and Director of Graduate Studies, Vanderbilt University will join us for a discussion of "Oil Discoveries, Civil War, and Preventive State Repression," Journal of Peace…

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Latin American Studies Program

3:00 pm

Virtual

In addition to the expropriation of lands that belonged to native communities, one of the most consequential outcomes of settler colonialism in the Americas was the invention, speciation, and treatment of enslaved people of African ancestry as subhuman. As a clandestine network of perilous migration routes, the…