April 2017

August 15, 2016 to July 17, 2017
10:00am Exhibition: Identity, Difference, and Understanding: Lessons from Oceania and Southeast Asia
January 13, 2017 to July 9, 2017
10:00am Exhibition: Let Us March On: Lee Friedlander and the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
April 1, 2017
10:30am Currencies: A Comparative Literature Department Graduate Conference
5:00pm Native American Arts at Yale: "Between Rocks and Hard Places: Indigenous Lands, Settler Art Histories and Sites of Power"
April 3, 2017
2:30pm “Indigenous Food Sovereignty” A Conversation with Lois Ellen Frank (Red Mesa Cuisine) and Elizabeth Hoover (Brown University)
April 4, 2017
5:30pm Paul Mellon Lecture Series | Searching for the Young Soul Rebels: Style, Music, and Art in London, 1956–1969
April 5, 2017
4:00pm Syrian Refugee Crisis: Ground Realities and Humanitarian Responses in Jordan
4:00pm English Department Lecture Series: Professor Ramón Saldívar
5:00pm Picturing Humanity: Representing Refugees in American Media
5:00pm WGSS Race, Sex and Ethics Speaker Series: Fightiging for an Abolitionist University, Charles Lawrence and Mari Matsuda, University of Hawai'i
5:30pm Paul Mellon Lecture Series | Searching for the Young Soul Rebels: Style, Music, and Art in London, 1956–1969
April 6, 2017
4:30pm "Counter-Documents: Migrant Activists, Mobility, and the Politics of Visibility," Rebecca Schreiber, Assoc. Professor, University of New Mexico
April 10, 2017
4:30pm Eduardo Díaz, Director, Smithsonian Latino Center: "First Voice Representation In Museum Practice"
April 11, 2017
5:30pm Indigenous Political Ecology: Strategies for Conservation and Cultural Revitalization in the Cherokee Nation
6:00pm Screening: Finding Bosnia (2015)
April 12, 2017
12:00pm F&ES Research Seminar Series: Knowing the Land: Tribal Strategies for Revitalization and Adaptation
12:00pm GLC Brown Bag Lecture: Manuel Barcia - "The Pirates, the Judge, and the Amistad Trial; or How the Panda Slavers May Have Determined the Fate of the Amistad Africans”
12:30pm SocialText@Yale: A Conversation About SocialText Online
4:00pm Carl I. Hovland Memorial Lecture - Race and Crime: A Social Psychological Perspective
4:00pm SocialText@Yale: Poetry Reading
5:30pm Paul Mellon Lecture Series | Searching for the Young Soul Rebels: Style, Music, and Art in London, 1956–1969
6:00pm Yale Dance Theater 2017: Urban Bush Women Final Showings
8:00pm Yale Dance Theater 2017: Urban Bush Women Final Showings
April 13, 2017
9:00am The State of the Album Symposium
4:30pm GLC Book Talk: James C. Scott - “Population Control: Bondage and War,”
5:00pm "The Other Side of Terror: On the Imperical Grammars of Blackness", Erica Edwards, University of California Riverside
5:00pm WGSS Race, Sex and Ethics Speaker Series: "Irregular Intimacy and the Sexual Politics of Democracy, from Slavery's Shadow Families to Polygamy, Prostitution, and Pet Inheritance"
5:30pm Native American Arts at Yale: "Museum Practice and Indigenous Cultures" Panel Discussion
April 14, 2017
9:30am The State of the Album Symposium
12:30pm Native American Arts at Yale: Brown Bag Lunch with Aldona Jonaitis
April 18, 2017
5:15pm “Diversity and the Academy: Where we were, where we are, where we need to be” Professor Vicki Ruiz
April 19, 2017
6:00pm Screening: “In this World” (2002) - docudrama
April 20, 2017
4:30pm Patricia Zavella, Professor of Latin American & Latino Studies, UC Santa Cruz: "The Movement for Reproductive Justice by Women of Color"
April 21, 2017
11:45am "The Crooked Mile: Menthol Cigarettes, Race Psychology, and the Fashioning of Black Authenticity," Keith Wailoo
12:00pm Africa Salon: Yale's Contemporary African Arts and Culture Festival
April 22, 2017
12:00pm Africa Salon: Yale's Contemporary African Arts and Culture Festival
7:00pm 2nd Annual Yale Indigenous Performing Arts Youth Arts Festival
April 23, 2017
5:00pm Screening of "Tlaxcala Dreams" (2017) with documentary filmmaker and Poynter Fellow Sebastian Medina-Tayac '16
8:00pm Africa Into Jazz/Jazz Into Africa Concert # 3
April 24, 2017
4:00pm The Future of Latinx in Higher Education in the Era of Trump
April 26, 2017
12:00pm GLC Brown Bag Lecture: Erik Mathisen - “Reconstruction in the World: Race, Empire & the Diplomatic Mission in the Post-Civil War Era”
April 27, 2017
1:30pm Ethnography and Oral History Initiative: "Partners in Conversation: A Practice-based Meditation on Oral History Theory, Methods and Ethics"
4:30pm Ethnography and Oral History Initiative: "Audio Walking: Listening to Place-Based Stories in the Post-Industrial City"
4:30pm South Asia Brown Bag Series: Music, Ethnicity, and Post-War Reconciliation in Sri Lanka
5:00pm 2017 Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Lecture: "Killing the Black Body: A Retrospective"
April 28, 2017
12:00pm Ethnography and Oral History Initiative: "Beyond the 'Juicy Quotes Syndrome'"