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September 2016

Global Barometer Surveys Annual Meeting – closed event

September 27, 2016 - September 28, 2016

The Global Barometer Surveys (GBS) Annual Meeting of the Executive Board will be held on September 27 and 28 at the Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice. Invited participants are leaders of the program partners that constitute the main part of GBS: Latinobarómetro Asian Barometer Afro Barometer Arab Barometer Eurasia Barometer   From their website: Global Barometer Surveys (GBS) represents an indigenous initiative to develop a global intellectual community of democracy studies surveying ordinary citizens. The project’s agenda is built…

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WAPD Graduate Colloquium » Marcus Johnson

September 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Marcus Johnson, Politics doctoral student, will present his research to the WAPD graduate student community. This event is for invited guests only.

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Race, Ethnicity and Identity Events » An Evening with Carmen Carrera

September 29, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
McCosh 50
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An Evening with Trans Activist and Model Carmen Carrera Thursday, September 29, 4:30pm-7pm McCosh 50 Join us for a conversation with trans activist and model Carmen Carrera as she discusses her intersecting identities, activism, and work. When not modeling or filming, Carrera devotes her time speaking at conferences throughout South America and abroad, working with organizations like SUEÑOS LGBT to combat transphobia and discrimination. Her work focuses on, among other things, transgender Latinas, making her work both intersectional and inherently…

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Race, Ethnicity and Identity Events » Manuscript Development Workshop

September 30, 2016
Bobst Hall

The Workshop on Race, Ethnicity, and Identity program, led by Professor Rafaela Dancygier at the Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice at Princeton is hosting manuscript development workshop on September 30. Focusing on the topic of segregation, the event will provide a junior scholar with chapter by chapter feedback from senior mentors, for consideration prior to its submission to publishers. Participants for this event have already been chosen, admission is closed.

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October 2016

2nd Annual Princeton Conference in Inequality and Identity

October 7, 2016
Bowl 001 Robertson Hall,
Princeton University
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Organized by Professor Tali Mendelberg through the Center for the Study of Democratic Politics, this conference brings together political scientists who study processes of inequality and identity involving class, race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, or religion in American or comparative contexts. To register or for more information about this year's conference, please see the website: http://www.csdpconferences.org/princeton-conference-on-identity-and-inequality.html. Questions about this year's upcoming conference may be referred to CSDP Assistant Director Michele Epstein (mdeps@princeton.edu). Advance registration is required, by using a link on the…

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Deadline to submit proposals for fall graduate funding cycle – October 7, 2016

October 7, 2016

Princeton graduate students focused on areas in alignment with the Bobst Center's mission and who wish to submit proposals for research funding must do so by Friday, October 7th (close of business day). Before submitting, please review the  information available at http://bobstcenter.princeton.edu/graduate-research-support/ as well as the guidelines found at http://bobstcenter.princeton.edu/guidelines-for-grant-proposals/

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Public Lecture and Lunch with Izumi Nakamitsu

October 14, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Whig-Clio Senate Chamber

Izumi Nakamitsu was appointed Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Assistant Administrator of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in November 2014. She leads UNDP’s Crisis Response Unit. Ms. Nakamitsu has many years of distinguished service within and outside the United Nations System. She most recently served as Director of the Asia and the Middle East Division in the UN's Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO).  Between 2008 and 2012, she was Director of the Division of Policy, Evaluation and Training…

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November 2016

Bobst Center-American University of Beirut Events » Anaheed Al-Hardan, “Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities”

November 9, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Free and open to the public, a public lecture with Anaheed Al-Hardan, faculty member in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut. Professor Al-Hardan will discuss the findings from her latest book "Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities" (Columbia University Press, 2016). One hundred thousand Palestinians fled to Syria after being expelled from Palestine upon the establishment of the state of Israel in 1948. Integrating into Syrian society over time, their experience…

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WAPD Public Events » Public Lecture: “Anatomy of Authoritarianism in the Arab Republics.” Professor Joseph Sassoon

November 10, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Bowl 001 Robertson Hall,
Princeton University
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Robertson Hall, Bowl 001 FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Professor Joseph Sassoon will give a public lecture on his latest book on November 10th, entitled "Anatomy of Authoritarianism in the Arab Republics." A description of the book: "By examining the system of authoritarianism in eight Arab republics, Joseph Sassoon portrays life under these regimes and explores the mechanisms underpinning their resilience. How did the leadership in these countries create such enduring systems? What was the economic system that prolonged the…

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Conversations About Peace » What the U.S. Elections Mean for the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process: Dr. Khalil Shikaki and Dr. Shai Feldman

November 10, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall,
Princeton University
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Watch Video of the Event The Conversations About Peace series continues for 2016-2017 with a discussion led by Professor Daniel C. Kurtzer, Lecturer and S. Daniel Abraham Professor in Middle Eastern Policy Studies at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and Professor Amaney Jamal, Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Politics at Princeton University. These lectures are cosponsored by the Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. Special…

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