Events 2010-11

October 8, 2010
THE MAKING OF BUDRUS
The event will include screening of clips and discussion with the film’s director, Julia Bacha
Co-sponsored by the Center for Palestinian Studies
Time: 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall
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October 15, 2010
THE LAST UTOPIA: HUMAN RIGHTS IN HISTORY
A discussion with Souleymane Bachir Diagne, Joseph Slaughter, and Samuel Moyn
Time: 10 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall

December 3, 2010
CROSSING BORDERS: COMPETITION, COOPERATION, AND MEDICAL EXPERTISE IN THE AFRICAN SLEEPING SICKNESS CAMPAIGNS BEFORE WORLD WAR ONE
Deborah Neill, York University (Toronto)
Time: 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall

December 10, 2010
THE END OF THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE AND THE INTERNATIONAL HISTORY OF DECOLONIZATION
Cemil Aydin, George Mason University
Time: 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall

January 28, 2011
STATE OF THE FIELD: A DISCUSSION WITH GRADUATE STUDENTS
Akira Iriye, Harvard, International History
Time: 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall

February 11, 2011
ASYLUM: A WORKSHOP ON HISTORY, LAW, AND PRACTICE

February 18, 2011
SELF-DETERMINATION, THE END OF EMPIRE AND THE FRAGMENTED DISCOURSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE 1970S
Bradley Simpson, Princeton University
Time: 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall

March 25, 2011
INFORMATION PRICES AND PROPAGANDA VALUES: REUTERS, BBC, AND THE NEWS BUSINESS IN 1960S EAST AFRICA
James R. Brennan, University of Illinois
Time: 10:30 AM to 12 PM
Location: 411 Fayerweather Hall

April 1, 2011
PLACES AND DISPLACEMENT
A Graduate student conference
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April 8, 2011
COMPENSATING FOR SLAVERY: LEGACIES OF BRITISH SLAVE-OWNERSHIP
Catherine Hall, Keith McClelland, Nicholas Draper (all University College, London), Kathleen Wilson (SUNY–Stony Brook), Elizabeth Elbourne (McGill), and David Beck Ryden (University of Houston)
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May 6, 2011
HUMANITARIANISM, MILITARISM, AND DEVELOPMENT: A HUMANITY SYMPOSIUM
Organized by the journal Humanity, Co-sponsored by the CIH
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Department of History, Columbia University, New York