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Food Culture from Near and Far: Stories of Identity and Belonging (A Welcoming Week Online Panel Discussion)

“Food Culture from Near and Far: Stories of Identity and Belonging (A Welcoming Week Online Panel Discussion)” - a Welcoming Week conversation (2021 WW theme: “Belonging Begins With…

From  Kathleen Ebeling on 09/17/2021 8 plays 0  

Cultural Memory in the Star Wars Universe | May 6, 2021

Stephanie Halmhofer, Alex Fitzpatrick | "There is Power in the Past: The Politicization of Archaeology and Heritage in the Star Wars Universe"Owen Morawitz & Nick van Buuren |…

From  Spencer Keralis on 05/11/2021 9 plays 0  

The Post-Anthropocene Star Wars | May 5, 2021

Bridgitte Barclay | Snow Lizards, Space Cowboys, and Missing Twins: Leigh Brackett’s Contributions to The Empire Strikes Back (08:26) Andrew Hageman | Reyduce, Reyuse, Reycycle: The EcoPolitics…

From  Spencer Keralis on 05/11/2021 12 plays 0  

"Whatever you do, don't stare.": Modeling Representations of Otherness in the Star Wars Expanded Universe | May 5, 2021

Presented at Realizing Resistance Episode II: Uncharted Galaxies, an interdisciplinary conference on the Star Wars universe, a Digital Frontiers satellite event. The event was sponsored by the UIUC…

From  Spencer Keralis on 05/11/2021 5 plays 0  

From the Vault: Star Wars 1975 | May 6, 2021

The massive collections of UI's Rare Book & Manuscript Library include a significant collection of film and television scripts, storyboards, press kits, and more. Dr. Cait Coker shared…

From  Spencer Keralis on 05/10/2021 4 plays

Sites and Sounds: Auditory Components into the Memorialization of the Plazsow WWII Forced Labor/Concentration Camp

Karolina Ozog works on Jewish historical sites at the Historical Museum of the City of Kraków. Recently, she has been working with her colleagues to memorialize Concentration Camp Plaszow,…

From  Heidi Bell on 11/9/2020 17 plays 0  

Globalization from Below

Luis Macas Ecuadoran Indigenous Leader and Human Rights Activist Global Studies Initiative

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 1 plays 0  

Sacred Terror: Theirs and Ours

Pervez Hoodbhoy Professor of Nuclear Physics Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan, Chairman of Mashal Organization: Global Studies Initiative

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0  

The Muslim Within: Reflections on the Islamic Dimension of Western Identity

The Muslim Within: Reflections on the Islamic Dimension of Western Identity Speaker(s): Anouar Majid Organization: Center for Global Humanities, University of New England

From  Nathan Sonnenschein on 10/15/2020 0 plays 0