Humanities

Obioma Nnaemeka: “Gendered Spaces and War: Re-Imagining Biafra — Not as a Territory”

Social Sciences Forum Obioma Nnaemeka, Chancellor’s Professor, Indiana University “Gendered Spaces and War: Re-Imagining Biafra — Not as a Territory” Tuesday, May 8, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. University Center Ballroom In the context of the Nigeria-Biafra War, Obioma Nnaemeka will explore how women’s bodies became a battlefield used to settle patriarchal and ethnic quarrels; the …

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Globalization, Displacement, and Migration

Social Sciences Forum “Globalization, Displacement, and Migration” Aviva Chomsky, Professor of History, Salem State University Tuesday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library 7th floor  This presentation will examine histories of Latin American immigration, migration, and deportation in the United States. It locates the structural and institutional roots of today’s Mexican and Central American …

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We Are Subjects of History: Indigenous Communities’ Fight for Autonomy and Human Rights in Chiapas and Beyond

Social Sciences Forum Guadalupe Moshan Álvarez, principal attorney, Fray Bartolomé Human Rights Center, San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico Bárbara Suárez Galeano, Interpreter, Autonomous University of Social Movements, Centro Autónomo de Albany Park, Chicago Thursday, September 24 | 4:30 p.m. Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery   Mexico is at a critical moment: the forced …

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