The Third Cornell Classical Chinese Colloquium speaker of the 2017-18 year will be Associate Professor Steven Miles from the Washington University in Saint Louis giving a talk on October 20, 2017... Read more
1953 > Japan > Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
With Machiko Kyo
__Quite simply one of the greatest of filmmakers,_ said Jean-Luc Godard of Kenji Mizoguchi. And Ugetsu, a ghost story... Read more
The Brazilian and Mexican economies have followed parallel yet divergent trajectories in the last decades. Whereas Brazil has expanded its internal market and has focused on improving wages,... Read more
Rajeev Bhargava examines two frameworks of religio-philosophical pluralism, one in which an ensemble of doctrinally bounded religious/philosophical communities live together somewhat reluctantly,... Read more
“Balancing Rights and Obligations of States and Investors: Challenges Facing LDCs”
Abdulqawi A. Yusuf is a Judge of the International Court of Justice, The Hague, The Netherlands and Vice-... Read more
The Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Lecture Series, featuring interdisciplinary talks by scholars on issues in China today, runs every Monday this semester.
Howard French, Professor... Read more
CIES’ Migration Series:
"Migration of Images"
While our age is often named as the visual century, the historical relevance of image migration is relatively under-studied... Read more
Mattias Borg Rasmussen, University of Copenhagen, "Andean Waterways: Resource Politics in Highland Peru"
Penelope Anthias, University of Copenhagen, "Limits to Decolonization... Read more
In the era of globalization, issues of difference, belonging, and transnational movements have acquired a particular significance and this is especially true in the context of education. Such... Read more
This session will provide PhD students with information on the Einaudi Center – SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development program. The program offers seminars, workshops, and faculty mentoring to 12... Read more