Events

Monday, February 25, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Conversation: "The U.S.-North Korea Summit: A Real-Time Assessment"

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Location: Auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Join experts George A. Lopez and Sean King for an open conversation on the status of the relationship between the United States and North Korea. 

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Lecture: "On Suicidal Murder"

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Location: C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Nermeen Shaikh will focus on the particular horror induced by suicide bombing as against other forms of equally lethal and destructive violence; the increasing ubiquity of the phenomenon in areas where it was previously unknown; and how the psychoanalytic understanding of suicide may illuminate our perception of certain aspects of such terrorism.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Lecture: “The Fictions of a Civilian Accomplice to the Pinochet Regime: Mariana Callejas’s Secret Shame”

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

Michael J. Lazzara is Professor of Latin American Literature and Cultural Studies at the University of California, Davis, as well as Chair of the Graduate Designated Emphasis in Human Rights Studies. He is author of "Civil Obedience: Complicity and Complacency in Chile since Pinochet" (2018), "Luz Arce and Pinochet’s Chile: Testimony in the Aftermath of State Violence" (2011), and "Chile in Transition: The Poetics and Politics of Memory" (2006).…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

"The White Card": A Dramatic Reading of the New Play by Claudia Rankine

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Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

The White Card, the latest play from Claudia Rankine, follows a conversation at a dinner party thrown by Virginia and Charles, an influential Manhattan couple, for up-and-coming artist Charlotte raises questions about race, identity and more.

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

2019 Distinguished Alumni Lecture: P. Carl

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Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies Auditorium

P. Carl is being honored with the Kroc Institute’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award. Now a nonfiction writer and Distinguished Artist in Residence at Emerson College in Boston, Carl has a long career as an artistic director and theater advocate.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Friday, March 22, 2019

Sustainability Research Seminar

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Location: Hesburgh Center C103

A seminar with Patrick Regan, Professor of Political Science and Peace Studies. Presented by the Office of Sustainability with cosponsorship by the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Cortright v. Resor: A Reenactment

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Location: Patrick F. McCartan Courtroom

In 1970, David Cortright, then a young army specialist, filed suit against the United States Army. Cortright and other members of the 26th Army Band at Fort amilton, New York, alleged that the Army had denied them their First Amendment right to speak out against the Vietnam War.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Lecture: "Vertical Social Cohesion in Catholic Relief Services’ Binding, Bonding, and Bridging (3Bs) Methodology"

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Join the Kroc Institute for a lecture by Valarie Vat Kamatsiko, currently working with Catholic Relief Services as the Africa Peacebuilding Technical Advisor providing support to CRS programs across Africa. Vat is a Catholic Relief Services Visiting Research Fellow at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies this semester.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Sheedy Excellence in Teaching Award Ceremony

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

The College of Arts and Letters congratulates Associate Professor Ernesto Verdeja, joint appointment in the Department of Political Science and the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.

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Friday, May 17, 2019