2006-07 Events

October 26, 2006, 5pm, CISAC, Central Conference Room, Encina Hall
Alexandros Mallias (Greek Ambassador to the United States), “Greece-U.S Strategic Cooperation. South East Europe and beyond”
[Co-sponsored by the Forum on Contemporary Europe, and the Consulate General of Greece, San Francisco]

December 4, 2006
Noel Valis (Yale University), “Martyr Narratives of the Spanish Civil War”
[Co-sponsored by the Iberian Studies Program, the Forum on Contemporary Europe, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, and the History Department]

December 7, 2006
Molly Greene (Princeton University), “Networks of protection in the Early Modern Mediterranean”

January 29, 2007, 5:30 pm, Cummings, Rm Ar2
Gerhard Wolf, “From Head to Face: Sculpting the True image of Christ”
[Co-sponsored by the Art and Art History Department, the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, Medieval Studies, and the Humanities Center]

February 6, 2007, 7pm, Cubberley Auditorium
Rajko Grlic, filmmaker, Karaula (Border Post)
[Co-sponsored by the Film and Media Studies Program, the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, CREEES, and the Forum on Contemporary Europe]

February 22, 2007
Pavle Levi (Stanford University), “Disintegration in Frames, Aesthetics and Politics in the Yugoslav and Post-Yugoslav Cinema”
[Co-sponsored by the Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies, and the Forum on Contemporary Europe]

April 17, 2007, 6:30pm, Humanities Center
Benjamin Stora (Maghreb-Europe Institute & Inalco, Paris), “Algerian Immigration to France: Between Integration and Multiculturalism”
[Co-sponsored by the French Culture Workshop, and the France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies]

April 19, 2007, 6:30pm, Humanities Center
Annie Stora-Lamarre (Besancon University), “The Law and Social Fractures in Third Republic France 1870-1914″
[Co-sponsored by the French Culture Workshop, and the France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies]

May-April , 2007
San Francisco International Film Festival: Rome Rather Than You, Algerian movie by Tariq Teguia
[Co-sponsored by the Forum on Contemporary Europe, and the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies]

May 8, 2007, 4pm, History Bldg 200-002
Yasmina Khadra,Algeria, Islam and Modernity
[Co-sponsored by Programme Synergie (Service du Livre de l'Ambassade de France et Delegation Generale de l'Alliance Francaise aux Etats-Unis), and the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies]

May 10, 2007, 4pm, History Bldg 200-307
Nabiha Jerad (Tunis University), “The Mediterranean from below: From the Maghreb to the Mediterranean, Immigration and Transnational Locations”
[Co-sponsored by the French and Italian Department, and the Program in Modern Thought and Literature]