Schedule Fall 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017


Seminar: 4:30 pm

Location: 1D63



Jennifer Mays, Queensland University of Technology, “Transitioning to a basic income in Australia: Policy innovation, preparedness, and implementation"

Moderator: Karl Widerquist, GU-Q

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 


Seminar: 4:30 pm

Location: 1D63



Grace Kim, Earlham School of Religion, “Justice and Solidarity in a Divided World”

Moderator: Akintunde Akinade, GU-Q

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Seminar: 4:30 pm
Location: 1D63

 

Asun Lopez-Varala, Facultad Filología, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, “The Role of Analogy in Rhetoric and Cross-cultural Communication”

Moderator: Ian Almond, GUQ

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017


Seminar: 5:00 pm 

Location: EPS

 


David Edwards, Williams College, “Caravan of Martyrs”

Moderator: Rogaia Abusharaf, GU-Q

 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 


Seminar: 12:30 pm  

Location: 1D63

 


Alex Strick van Linschoten, “Micro-histories of Southern Afghanistan and the Taliban”

Moderator: Anatol Lieven, GU-Q 

 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Seminar: 12:30pm
Location: 1D63

Karl Widerquist, Georgetown University in Qatar, "The Political Economy of Basic Income Experiments."
Moderator: Jose Asturias, GU-Q

 

Wednesday, November 1, 2017


Seminar: 3:30 pm  

Location: 1D63




Heitor Pellegrina, “The Causes and Consequences of Agricultural Specialization in Brazil”

Moderator: Jose Asturias, GU-Q
 

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Seminar: 12:30 pm
Location: 1D63

Austin Knuppe, Ohio State University, "When Does Foreign Security Assistance Undermine Local Security Providers?: Evidence from Iraq
Moderator: Sonia Alonso Saenz De Oger, GU-Q

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Seminar: 12:30 pm
Location: 0A13

Anatol Lieven, Georgetown University in Qatar
"How Many Babies Did Putin Eat Last Month? A report from the Valdai Conference, October 2017."