Orfalea Colloquium Series

ABOUT  THE COLLOQUIUM

The Global Studies Colloquium Series is a weekly lecture event hosted by the Global Studies Department which has been made possible with the generosity of the Orfalea Endowment for the Master's Program in Global Studies.  The Colloquium Series strives to open and explore a wide range of interdisciplinary debates and their interaction and engagement with the global, hosting new guest speakers each week from UCSB and beyond.
 
When?  Every Wednesday, 12pm
 
Where?  SSMS 2001
 
Who?  The Global Studies Colloquium is open to everyone for attendance
 
~ Free lunch is always provided ~
 

UPCOMING EVENTS

The schedule for Winter Quarter 2019 is as follows:

Speaker

Title

Date

Benjamin Cohen

UCSB Political Science

Currency Statecraft: Monetary Rivalry and Geopolitical Ambition

1/16

Howard Winant

UCSB Sociology

Global Raciality: Race and Democracy

1/23

Edward Telles

UCSB Sociology

Ethnicity, Race and Color in Latin America

1/30

Ingrid Kofler

Eurac Research, Italy

Global Competition for Talents and its Regional and Global Disparities

2/06

Dominic Sachsenmaier

University of Göttingen, Germany

Christianity in 17th-Century China: Global and Local Dimensions of Power and Faith

2/13

Bhaskar Sarkar

UCSB Film & Media Studies

Southern Agencies, or, The Piratical: The Political Economy of
Global Media

2/20

Ren Xiao

Fudan University, China

China and Global Governance

2/27

Fernando Lopez-Alves

UCSB Sociology

Populist Nationalism in Europe and the Americas in the 21st Century

03/06

Nadège T. Clitandre

UCSB Global Studies

Diasporic Imaginaries

03/13