University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh

Asian Studies Center, Contact: Shashank Srivastava, shashank.srivastava@pitt.edu
www.ucis.pitt.edu/asc

Center for Russian and East European Studies. Contact: Zsuzsanna Magdo, zsuzsannamagdo@pitt.edu
ucis.pitt.edu/crees

07 Dec 2022

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The Politics of Sport: A Discussion of the World Cup in Qatar

Wednesday, December 7, 2022 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Posvar Hall 4301 + Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Global Studies Center and the Department of History

As national teams join to compete in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, join the Global Studies Center to discuss the intersection of politics, global branding, human rights, and activism, and how they converge upon the most popular sport in the world. Panelists will discuss the historical context of sports and capitalism, the reconfiguration of urban spaces, and the -isms and phobias that exist within the sporting community. In-person attendees do not need to register. Attendees joining virtually must register below.

Panelists:

01 Dec 2022

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The Balkans and the Middle East: Contrasts and Parallels

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Harriman Institute for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies at Columbia University

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Please join the Harriman Institute for The Balkans and the Middle East: Contrasts and Parallels. Moderated by Tanya Domi (Harriman Institute).

30 Mar 2023

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European and Eurasian Undergraduate Research Symposium

Friday, March 31, 2023 (All day)
University of Pittsburgh
Sponsored By: 
Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

The Undergraduate Research Symposium is an annual event since 2002 designed to provide undergraduate students, from the University of Pittsburgh and other colleges and universities, with advanced research experiences and opportunities to develop presentation skills. The event is open to undergraduates from all majors and institutions who have written a research paper from a social science, humanities, or business perspective focusing on the study of Eastern, Western, or Central Europe, the European Union, Russia, or Central Eurasia.

25 Jan 2023

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The Bridge to Nowhere and the Central Memorial at Žepa

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
4130 Posvar Hall
Sponsored By: 
Center for Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies

An Island in a Bosnian Archipelago

01 Dec 2022

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Celebrating Palestinian Cuisine and Terrior

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Cohon University Center, Lower Level
Sponsored By: 
Carnegie Mellon University

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

Join us for a conversation with Chef Fadi Kattan, moderated by Nevine Abraham and Michal Friedman.

This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages, the Department of History, the Division of Student Affairs, and Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

About Fadi Kattan
Fadi KattanFadi grew up in Bethlehem where he inherited his love of food from his maternal grandmother.

23 Feb 2023

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16th Annual Muslim Studies Program Conference

Thursday, February 23, 2023 (All day) to Friday, February 24, 2023 (All day)
303 International Center, Michigan State University
Sponsored By: 
Michigan State University

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

21 Nov 2022

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India and the Rise of Islamophobia: Why and Why now?

Monday, November 21, 2022 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Georgetown University Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

18 Nov 2022

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As Far As Isolation Goes

Friday, November 18, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Virtual
Sponsored By: 
Middle East Institute at Columbia University (MEI) and Center for Middle East Studies at Brown University (CMES)

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh:

What does it mean to do interactive art? What are the politics of her work? What are the experiences of an Arab feminist artist exhibiting and performing around the world?

This conversation is part of a joint Middle East Institute at Columbia University (MEI) and Center for Middle East Studies at Brown University (CMES) series on gender, art, and body politics in the Middle East and its diasporas

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