Monthly Archives: April 2014

Caribbean Philosophical Association’s 11th annual international meeting

The Caribbean Philosophical Association‘s 11th annual international meeting, “Shifting the Geography of Reason XI: Diverse Lineages of Existentialism—Africana, Feminist, and Decolonial” will take place June 19-21 in St. Louis, MO. In addition to three-days of panels co-organized by the CPA, … Continue reading

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Blues Without Borders

Come listen to Blues Without Borders, the all-faculty blues band featuring POLS own Cyrus Ernesto Zirakzadeh as well as Mark Overmyer-Velazquez, Harry A. Frank, Harvey Swadlow, Lewis Gordon, and Melina Pappademos. May 7, 2014 at 7:00 pm UConn Co-op Bookstore … Continue reading

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UConn Junior Awarded Truman Scholarship

Molly Rockett ’15, a political science major, has been awarded a Truman Scholarship, a highly competitive national scholarship. Congratulations!

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Zirakzadeh on John Steinbeck

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:00 pm Prof. Cyrus “Ernie” Zirakzadeh will talk about his book, A Political Companion to John Steinbeck at the UConn Co-op Bookstore at Storrs Center. Join us! UPDATE (posted Tuesday at 11:45 am): Photo: Robert … Continue reading

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Exploring the Value of Political Life (Roundtable Discussion & Public Lecture by Bonnie Honig)

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Forum on the Crisis in Ukraine

“Forum on the Crisis in Ukraine” Wednesday, April 23, 2014 12:15pm – 1:15pm Konover Auditorium, Dodd Center Storrs Campus This event is open to everyone and features a faculty panel discussion on the current situation in Ukraine. The event is … Continue reading

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Lefebvre on H-Diplo and Israel-Palestine

Prof. Jeffrey Lefebvre’s invited contribution to the H-Diplo roundtable discussion of Louise Woodroofe’s book, Buried in the Sands of the Ogaden: The United States, the Horn of Africa, and the Demise of Détente, was published online in H-Diplo Roundtable Review, … Continue reading

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