• Panel: "From Baghdad to Paris: The Extending Reach of ISIL"
    November 30 12:00pm
    Panelists include: Dr. Sumit Ganguly Director, Center on American and Global Security Ambassador Feisal Istrabadi Director, Center for the Study of the Middle East Dr. Brett Bowles Associate Professor, Department of French and Italian   more »
  • My Son the Fanatic
    December 01 7:00pm
    This 1997 film by Udayan Prasad is the third in the series Cultural Divides: Reflections on the Immigrant Experience in Europe. In Europe today, the children of immigrants are often more religiously devout than are their parents. Based on Hanif Kureishi’s short story of the same title, My Son the Fanatic explores this dynamic through the l more »
  • The Critical Moment for Climate Change: Global Politics and the 2015 Paris Summit
    December 01 7:00pm
    Panelists Stephanie Kane, SGIS; David Konisky, SPEA; Stephen Macekura, SGIS; and Kenneth Richards, SPEA will join SGIS for a conversation with IU School of Global and International Studies Dean Lee Feinstein examining the most important aspects of the United Nations Climate Change Conference being held in Paris Nov. 30 to Dec. 11. The conversa more »
  • "The New Wave of Judeophobia in Western Europe" Gunther Jikeli, Assistant Professor, Jewish Studies
    December 02 12:00pm
    Jews have been worried about the rising level of attacks against them and, accordng to recent surveys, a majority of French Jews have considered leaving. However, the rise of antisemitism is a challenge for the whole society, as some European leaders, such as Manuel Valls acknowledge. Jikeli will give an overview of recent developments in Wester more »
November 22 - 28, 2015