Fall 2014 Events

Fall 2014 CGHR/DGA Speaker Series
Pathways of Perpetration: Local and Global Intersections

Fall 2014 Speaker Series
Human Rights and Development

Fall 2014 Speaker Series
U.S.-Mideast Dialogue

Fall 2014 Film Series
Sustainability

Friday, September 12
CGHR 2014-15 Visiting Scholars Roundtable
12-1pm
Concentration Camps during the Armenian Genocide: Destruction and Resistance in Ottoman Syria, 1915-17
Khatchig Mouradian
Memory, Truth, and Justice: The Contemporary Struggle for Human Rights in Argentina
Natasha Zaretsky
Human Rights and the Lessons of the Classics
Humberto Schettino
Hill Hall 701

Weds, September 17
Lecture
7:30-9pm
Our Common Future: America's Evolving Role in the World
Aniket Shah
Head of Finance, United Nations Sustainable Development
Conklin 100

Weds, September 24
Lecture
11:00am-12:50pm
Translating the Prison Diary of an Afghan Child Bride in Iran: A Reading and Discussion
Roger Sedarat
Creative Writing and English, Queens College, CUNY
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Weds, October 8
Lecture
11:00am-12:50pm
Pathways to Perpetration and Prevention
Claudia Diaz
Office of the Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Weds, October 8
Lecture
6:00pm-8:00pm
Inspiration and Tradition: Music and Islam
Yasser Moulayes
Fordham University-Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
Conklin Hall 346

Weds, October 8
Lecture
7:30-9:00pm
Teach Truth to Power
Reza Fakhari
Chairman of the Board Student World Assembly
Vice Chair, Amnesty International USA Board
Hill Hall 102

Thurs, October 9
Film Screening
1:00-3:00pm
Food Inc.
Hill Hall 116

Tues, October 14
Roundtable
6:00-9:00pm
Young Norway, Young America Debate
Engelhard 100

Weds, October 15
Lecture
11am-12:50pm
Putting on a Show: The Logic of Violence Display in Bosnia, Rwanda, and the U.S.
Lee Ann Fujii
Ford Fellow
Political Science, Universiy of Toronto
Conklin 238

Weds, October 15
Lecture
7:00-9:00pm
Anthropology of Development
Pratap Chaterjee
Executive Director, CorpWatch
Engelhard 102


Thurs, October 16
Lecture
6:00-8:00pm
Film Screening and Lecture
Real to Reel: The Citizen
Sam Kadi
Director/Writer/Producer
Conklin Hall 346

Thurs, October 23
Film Screening
1:00-3:00pm
Bidder
Hill Hall 1

October 24-26, 2014
Conference
Manufacturing Denial and the Assault on Scholarship and Truth
Clark University
Wooster, MA

Thurs, October 30
Film Screening
1:00-3:00pm
Gasland
Hill Hall 116

November 2014
Seminar
Holocaust Education

Thurs, November 4
New Jersey Environmental Forum and Film Screening
1:00-3:00pm
Honor the Earth: Triple Crown of Pipeline Rides Bomb Train 
Hill Hall 116

Weds, November 5, 2014
Lecture
11:00am-12:50pm
The Bigot
Stephen Eric Bronner
CGHR and Political Science, Rutgers
Dana Room
4th Floor
Dana Library

Weds, November 5, 2014
Lecture
7:00-9:00pm
"Charity is No Substitute for Justice: The Ethics of a Career in the Nonprofit Sector"
Chitra Aiyar
Executive Director, Sadie Nash Leadership Project
Hill Hall 102

Thurs, November 13, 2014
New Jersey Environmental Forum and Film Screening
1:00-3:00pm
Blue Gold
Hill Hall 116

November 13-16, 2014
International Conference
Rethinking Peace Studies I: Translation
Tokyo, Japan

Tues, November 18, 2014
6:30-8:30pm
Sex Trafficking of Minors: Community Based Prevention and Medical Care for Victims
Preeti Panda
Smith Hall 246

Weds. November 19, 2014
Roundtable
11-12:50pm
Memory, Silence, and Forgetting in Latin America
Nela Navarro (CGHR and Modern Lanuages), Moderator
Humberto Schettino (CGHR Visting Scholar)
Isaias Rojas-Perez (Anthropology)
Natasha Zaretsky (CGHR Visting Scholar)
Dana Room

4th Floor, Dana Library

Thurs, November 20, 2014
Film Screening, Discussion, and Student Roundtable
1:00-3:00pm
Everything is Awesome
Hill Hall 116

Tues, December 2, 2014
1-4pm
Symposium
Pathways to Perpetration: A Graduate Student Symposium
Dana Room
4th Floor, Dana Library

Tues, December 2, 2014
5-8pm
Film Screening & Roundtable Discussion
Watchers of the Sky
Room 090, Center for Law and Justice

Weds, December 3, 2014
Lecture
11am-12:50pm
The Khmer Rouge Tribunal as a Transitional Justice Mechanism
Jaya Ramji-Nogales 
Law, Temple University
Dana Room

4th Floor, Dana Library

Weds, December 3, 2014
Lecture
7:00-9:00pm
No Good Men Among the Living: America, The Taliban and the War Through Afghan Eyes
Anand Gopal
Journalist and Author of No Good Men Among The Living
Conklin 100

Thurs, December 4, 2014
9:30am-7:00pm
International Symposium
Rethinking the Asia "Pivot"
Alexander Library, 4th Floor
Rutgers, New Brunswick

Thurs, December 4, 2014
Film Screening, Discussion, and Student Roundtable
1:00-3:00pm
Thinking Beyond Empire
Hill Hall 116

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
6:00-8:30pm
Candle Light Vigil
International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers
Christ Church
5 Paterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901