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Research Spotlight: Kellogg Institute Visiting Fellows and Dissertation Year Fellows

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium and Great Hall

Please join the Kellogg Institute in our annual tradition that introduces research of our new Visiting Fellows and Dissertation Year Fellows in an informative and inviting atmosphere. Learn firsthand why Kellogg has invested in the work of these fellows from brief, two-minute research overview presentations in...

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Lecture: "Generations of Asians in the US: Gen Z and Competition in the New Millennium"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

As Asian Americans gain unprecedented levels of educational and professional success, their visibility and presence has come under increasing scrutiny and even critique. Being a “Tiger Parent” today epitomizes a type of Asian immigrant intensity that may even exceed Amy...

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JoyceSong: The Irish Songs of James Joyce

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

The works of James Joyce contain hundreds of references to traditional Irish songs. Tenor Fran O’Rourke will present a selection of these songs, accompanied by Ireland’s leading classical guitarist John Feeley. Their program will include the two songs most important...

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Night School

Film: "Night School" (2016)

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Indianapolis has one of the lowest high school graduation rates in the country. For adult learners Greg, Melissa and Shynika, finally earning their high school diplomas could be a life-changing achievement. Emmy award-winning director Andrew Cohn’s absorbing documentary observes their...

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Panel Discussion: "What's Peace Got to Do With It? Peace Studies at the Intersection of Race, Class, and Gender"

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Location: Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

This panel marks the International Day of Peace with a provocative examination of the cutting edges in the study of violence and peacebuilding.  

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Hibernian Lecture: "A Century of Suffrage: Catholic Activism, Class Consciousness, and the Contributions of Irish American Women"

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Location: Morris Inn Ballroom

Tara McCarthy will deliver the 2019 Hibernian Lecture. McCarthy is associate professor of history at Central Michigan University and author of "Respectability and Reform: Irish American Women’s Activism, 1880-1920" (Syracuse University Press, 2018). 

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Clealand Lecture

Lecture: "The Power of Race in Cuba: Racial Ideology and Black Consciousness During the Revolution"

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Location: Hesburgh Center, Room C103

In her talk, Danielle Clealand, assistant professor in the Department of Politics and International Relations, Florida International University, considers the rhetoric and policies of the state regarding racism and racial inequality in Cuba and the resultant racial norms produced through the decades...

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Lecture: "Arts for Healing and Reconciliation in Colombia"

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Featuring Josefina Echavarría Álvarez, co-director of the Research Centre for Peace and Conflict and senior lecturer at the University of Innsbruck; Kroc Institute Scholar in Residence.

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Lunch Lecture: "Before Lebensraum Meant Genocide"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Hall

Mark T. Kettler, a postdoctoral research associate with the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, will offer a public lecture as part of the Nanovic Institute’s Lunch Lecture series.  What has motivated ethnic cleansing historically? More particularly, what is the relationship...

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Grad Minor Open House

Peace Studies Graduate Minor Open House

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Location: Kroc Institute First Floor Lounge, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Interested in linking your study and research with the multidisciplinary field of peace studies? Stop by the Kroc Institute to talk with faculty and current students about the new Graduate Minor in Peace Studies.

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Film: "I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians" (2018)

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Location: Browning Cinema

A young artist is planning to reconstruct a historical event from 1941, during which the Romanian Army carried out ethnic cleansing on the Eastern Front. One of contemporary Europe’s most distinctive creators has come out with an ingeniously conceived film....

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Lecture: "Is the Dream Alive? Reflections on Race, Nationality and the Legacies of Mahatma Gandhi and Dr. King"

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Featuring Rajmohan Gandhi, biographer and research professor, Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Stephanie Saldana

Lecture: "The Heart is a Country: Lessons on Hope, Compassion, and Our Common Humanity from Syrian and Iraqi Refugees"

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Stephanie Saldaña is a writer, teacher and journalist who specializes in religious diversity in the Middle East, with a focus on refugees. She is also a journalist fellow at the Center for Religion and Civic Culture at the University of...

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Johansen Book Launch

Book Launch for Ruthann Johansen and E. Jane Doering: "When Fiction and Philosophy Meet: A Conversation with Flannery O’Connor and Simone Weil"

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Location: Morris Inn, Private Dining Room

Join the Kroc Institute in celebrating the publication of the book, When Fiction and Philosophy Meet: A Conversation with Flannery O’Connor and Simone Weil (Mercer University Press, 2019), co-authored by Ruthann Johansen, Professor Emerita in the Program of Liberal Studies...

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Olsson

Lecture: "Slogans or Evidence-Based Decisionmaking? The Knowledge Foundation of the UN’s Women, Peace, and Security Agenda"

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Featuring Louise Olsson, senior researcher at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and a former senior advisor on women, peace, and security at the Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA), Sweden.

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Graduate Student Social

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

An open house of fellowship and food hosted by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies in support of Notre Dame graduate students. Free and open to all ND graduate students with an interest in Europe.  No RSVP required. Originally published at...

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Winright

Lecture: "From Integral Development to Integral Ecology and from Integral Disarmament to Integral Peacebuilding"

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

In his lecture, Tobias Winright will propose that a more positive way of naming “integral disarmament” would be “integral peace,” perhaps as a new moral framework for integrating Catholic teaching on war and peace, on climate change and the environment, and...

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