Center for International Studies

Upcoming Events

25 Oct
Charlemos! Cuba y protesta social: ¿El fin de una excepcionalidad regional?

La discusión se basará en el artículo de Armando Chaguaceda "El destino de Sísifo. Régimen político y nueva Constitución en Cuba", y en el libro de Silvia...

October 25, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
25 Oct
Asia Now Fall Lecture Series: The Last Embassy: The 1795 Dutch Mission to the Qianlong Court

This lecture is about a little-studied embassy to the Qing court, a Dutch mission of 1794–95. Drawing on Dutch, French, Spanish, Qing, and Korean sources, it...

October 25, 2021 4:30 p.m.
27 Oct
Asia Now Fall Lecture Series: Digging Cambodian Rock: Global Media Archaeologies of Popular Music

Thinking toward a media archaeology of global popular music, this presentation will trace the contemporary circulation of “golden era” 1960s and 1970s...

October 27, 2021 4:30 p.m.
28 Oct
I Stand With Immigrants Day of Action

The I Stand With Immigrants Initiative, powered by FWD.us, leads narrative campaigns that empower immigrants and their allies to share stories and drive...

28 Oct
CULTNA: "A razão africana"

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

October 28, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
Día de los Muertos y Día de los Santos Festivities

Come and learn about the Day of the Saints and how to set up an Alter/Ofrenda. The Alter/Ofrenda will be displayed in the Global Hub through November...

29 Oct
New Directions in Research: Genocide and Memory

MODERATOR: Asli Igsiz, New York University PRESENTERS: Hakem Al-Rustom, University of Michigan Vladislav Beronja, University of Texas at Austin

October 29, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
29 Oct
Pop-Up Gaeltacht: Samhain

Pop in at The Global Hub for a pre-Halloween party and learn more about the ancient origins of Halloween, Samhain! Attendees can learn to speak a few key...

29 Oct
ADDverse: Caribbean Poetry Reading with Paulette Ramsay

Professor of Afro-Hispanic Studies in the Faculty of Humanities and Education, at The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica. Paulette Ramsay is a...

October 29, 2021 4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event
01 Nov
Asia Now Fall Lecture Series: Belonging Otherwise: Chinese Undergraduate Students at South Korean Universities

ollowing the South Korean government’s drive in the 1990s for globalization and deregulation of higher education, Korean universities aggressively recruited...

November 01, 2021 4:30 p.m.
03 Nov
The Things of Late Soviet Life

A live interview with Alexey Golubev, University of Houston What made Soviet people "soviet"? This question has dogged scholars for decades. But one...

November 03, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
03 Nov
Let's Talk Africa with Gamby Camara

Join the newest visiting lecturer from Africana Studies, Dr. Gamby Camara, for a conversation about the links between the New Negro Movement of Harlem, the...

November 03, 2021 4:30 p.m.
04 Nov
Demystifying Social Media for International Education and Engagement: Effective Social Media Strategies in a Global World

This workshop series is aimed towards Pitt staff, faculty, and students working in international education who or who hope to work in international...

November 04, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
04 Nov
CULTNA: “História Social da Beleza Negra”

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

November 04, 2021 5:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
05 Nov
2021 Global Health Case Competition Presentations

2021 Global Health Case Competition Presentations Join us for the 2021 Pitt’s Global Health Case Competition Presentations. Interdisciplinary teams of...

November 05, 2021 2:00 p.m.
05 Nov
Greek Nationality Room

Please join us as we celebrate 80th anniversary of the Greek Nationality Room dedication. Distinguished guests: His Eminence Elpidophoros, Her Excellency...

November 05, 2021 8:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
06 Nov
2021 Celtic Culture "Virtual" Celebration

The Nationality Rooms Program is pleased to announce the 2021 Celtic Culture event. Due to the pandemic this year's event will be a virtual program. The...

November 06, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
08 Nov
Becoming (and Un-Becoming) Masters of their Own Homes: From United Front to Rebellion on Tibetan Borderland of Early-Maoist China

Asia Now Fall Lecture Series When in 1949 the Chinese Communist Party “liberated” the ethnocultural frontier region known to Tibetans as Amdo, its goal was...

November 08, 2021 4:30 p.m.
10 Nov
Discovering Byzantium

The Creating Europe Speaker Series is a two-year project funded by a Jean Monnet Project grant from the European Commission and part of a larger initiative...

November 10, 2021 12:30 p.m.
11 Nov
Soviet Art House Film in the Long Seventies

A live interview with Catriona Kelly, Oxford University The 1960s and 1970s were a boon for Soviet film. After decades of fits and starts film production....

November 11, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Nov
CULTNA: "As Vozes da Raça: seleções dos jornais negros da America Latina"

Cultura Negra no Atlantico (CULTNA) é uma iniciativa que congrega o Laboratório de História Oral e Imagem (LABHOI) da Universidade Federal Fluminense e da...

November 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
11 Nov
photo of podcasting microphone

There are countless ways to tell a story, whether that's through writing, speaking, painting, weaving, music, and more. And all of us have a unique story to...

November 11, 2021 4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
14 Nov
Polish Dancers

Please join us for a cultural celebration. Keeping our traditions alive in a world of change.Polishfest offers a variety of Polish, Lithuanian and...

November 14, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
15 Nov
Asia Now Fall Lecture Series: Imperial Gateway: Colonial Taiwan and Japanese Expansion in South China and Southeast Asia, 1895–1945

This talk examines how Japanese colonizers and Taiwanese subjects transformed colonial Taiwan—the sub-tropical island Japan acquired from China in 1895—into...

November 15, 2021 4:30 p.m.
17 Nov
Cartonera Teacher Workshop

The mission of the Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) is to promote global understanding through support for teaching, learning, and research in and on...

November 17, 2021 5:00 p.m.

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