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  1. Week of February 22, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmSarah Richter, Art History, UIUC
        CAS Brown Bag: Archival Absence in Portrait of a Woman. Photographer Unknown, ca. 1910.
        Room 101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth Street; Champaign, IL 61820
  2. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProfessor Jonathon Glassman, History, Northwestern University
        CAS Brown Bag: “Toward a Comparative History of Racial Thought in Africa: Historicism, Barbarism, Autochthony”
        Room 101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth Street; Champaign, IL 61820
  3. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmChristopher Muhawe, UIUC
        CAS Brown Bag: The Legacy of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in the International Criminal Law Arena (ICTR)
        Room 101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth Street; Champaign, IL 61820
    2. Friday, March 10, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmSave the Date: 3/10/17* Symposium for Prof. Thomas Bassett: Political Ecology of Global Development & Environment
        Room 126, School of Information Sciences, 501 East Daniel Street, Champaign
  4. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmInsa Nolte, University Birmingham, UK
        CAS Brown Bag: : “Muslim Husbands, Christian Wives: Gender and the Productive Mobilization of Religious Difference in Southwest Nigeria”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building, 707 S Mathews Avenue, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmDr. Jonathan Fisher, University of Birmingham, UK
        CAS Brown Bag: “Africa’s ‘New’ Authoritarians? International Assistance and Authoritarian Statebuilding in Contemporary Eastern Africa”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building, 707 S Mathews Avenue, Urbana
    2. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Peter Goldsmith, Director of the Soybean Innovation Lab, ACE, UIUC
        CAS Brown Bag: “Soybean, a New Technology for Development”
        Room 101 ISB; 910 S. Fifth St., C
  5. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProfessor Daniel Davis, African American Studies, Kennedy King College
        CAS Brown Bag: “The Evolution of Black Gender Roles and Its Impact on the Black Family”
        Room 101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth Street; Champaign, IL 61820
    2. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. All Day2017 Joint Area Study Centers Symposium (JACS)
  6. Week of April 1, 2017

    1. Saturday, April 1, 2017

      1. All Day2017 Joint Area Study Centers Symposium (JACS)
  7. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Teresia Rafael Olemako, Visiting Scholar, Geography & Geographic InfoSci
        CAS Brown Bag: “Energy access, women entrepreneurship, and decentralization systems in Tanzania”
        Room 101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth Street; Champaign, IL 61820
  8. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 26, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmProfessor Daniel Miller, Natural Res & Env Sci, UIUC
        CAS Brown Bag: The missing middle: Local government, international biodiversity aid, and the politics of property around Benin’s W National Park
        Room 101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth Street; Champaign, IL 61820

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