Events for Apr 1, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Impossible Testimonies: Literature and Aesthetics in the Aftermath of the Armenian Genocide

A lecture by Talar Chahinian, Dept. of Comparative Literature and Classics, California State University Long Beach
6:00 PM
Thursday, April 02, 2015

The Headscarf Debates: Conflicts of National Belonging

CEES book talk with author Gokce Yurdakul, Georg Simmel Professor of Diversity and Social Conflict, Institute of Social Sciences, Humboldt University of Berlin. Discussant: Hilal Elver, Research Professor of Global Studies, UC Santa Barbara.
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday, April 02, 2015

Rethinking History in Chinese Central Asia

Eurasian Empires Lecture by Rian Thum, Dept. of History, Loyola University, New Orleans
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Monday, April 06, 2015

Libya: What Next?

A lecture by Amal Suleiman El-Obeidi, Associate Professor of Comparative Politics, University of Benghazi, Libya
3:00 PM
Tuesday, April 07, 2015

The Barber of Damascus: Nouveau Literacy in the Eighteenth-Century Levant

A Lecture by Dana Sajdi, Department of History, Boston College, Current Post-doctoral Fellow at the Agha Khan Program for Islamic Architecture, MIT
3:00 PM
Thursday, April 09, 2015

"They Can Live in the Desert but Nowhere Else": A History of the Armenian Genocide

CEES book talk by author Ronald G. Suny, University of Michigan, History. Discussant: Michael Mann, UCLA, Sociology.
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday, April 09, 2015

ISIS and the Enslavement and Trafficking of Women

A lecture by Khaled Abou El Fadl, Omar and Azmeralda Alfi Distinguished Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law and Chair of the Islamic Studies Interdepartmental Program at UCLA
6:00 PM
Friday, April 10, 2015

Genocide and Global History: A Conference on the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

A two-day international conference organized by the UCLA Richard Hovannisian Endowed Chair in Modern Armenian History. Cosponsored by the UCLA Department of History, UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies, UCLA Gustave von Grunebaum Center for Near East Studies, Organization of Istanbul Armenians.
9:00 AM - 5:15 PM
Sunday, April 12, 2015

Film: Tigers [India/France/UK, 2014]

Screening part of the Indian Film Festival Los Angeles, April 8-12
4:00 PM
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