Workshop, December 1-3, 2016, Goethe University Frankfurt
PRINCETON CONJUNCTION •2016 • AN ANNUAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE
IMPERIAL REVERB: Exploring the Postcolonies of Communism
May 13-15, 2016 • 120 Lewis Library
FRIDAY, May 13, 2016
10.00 – 12.30 PANEL I: PROVINCIALIZING THE POSTCOLONIAL
Chair: EKATERINA PRAVILOVA (Princeton University)
In this lecture, writer and activist Alice Dreger explores the world of patient rights. “The Intersex Patient Rights Movement has been trying for over twenty-five years to stop pediatric genital surgeries that are motivated not by medical necessity but by social norms around sex and gender. We have also more recently tried to stop prospective parents of intersex children from being deceived about the safety and efficacy of a prenatal drug intervention aimed at preventing intersex genital development.
Hands-on Cinema Verite
Academic Participation in The 10th Iran International Documentary Film Festival (Tehran, Iran, 4–11 December 2016)
The Iranian and Persian Gulf Studies (IPGS) program at the Oklahoma State University is presenting its first Hands-on Cinema Verite, an academic visiting program for participation in the 10th edition of Iran International Documentary Film Festival which will be held from 4-11 December 2016 in Tehran, Iran.
Early registration ends soon! Go to the registration page at www.go.iu.edu/R9a to register for the conference and reserve accommodations.
CSRES International Conference: “Wonder & the Natural World,” June 20-23, 2016, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Each year, the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, NJ, invites between 20 and 25 scholars to be in residence for the full academic year to pursue their own research. The School welcomes applications in economics, political science, law, psychology, sociology and anthropology. It encourages social scientific work with an historical and humanistic bent and also entertains applications in history, philosophy, literary criticism, literature and linguistics. Applicants must have a Ph.D. at time of application.
17TH ANNUAL CAMBRIDGE HERITAGE RESEARCH GROUP SEMINAR
Throughout history forced mass movements of people have created heritage, at the time
and retrospectively. Sites left behind are reused or fall into ruin, objects are taken on
journeys, cultural practices are introduced into new environments. Later, return may be
attempted in various way, through repatriation for instance. In this symposium we will