Calendar - Passport to the World

"Sepharad at the tip of Africa" - Pre-kick off events

"Sepharad at the tip of Africa" - Pre-Kick Off Event

"Kosher/Soul? Black-Jewish Identity Cooking"

Modern Islamic Art and its sources in the Middle East

Start-Up Army: Military Entreprenuers and the Evolution of Israel's Special Operations Forces

“The Lebanese Community of Mexico and the Development of Mexican Film"

“Crossroads and Caravans: Ceramics in the Islamic World"

The "Arab Spring" in Social Media: Possibilities and Perils in a Networked Age

“Messy Little Wars: U.S. Approaches to Iraq since 1990.”

"Pilgrimage in a Tourist Age: The Case of Birthright Israel and the Shaping of Jewish Identity"

UK Art Museum opening of the exhibit "Containing Culture: Art of the Middle East"

"How US Policy on Palestine Contributes to the Impasse."

“Islamist Thought and the Egyptian Revolution”

“Democracy at Risk Around the World” with Amaney Jamal; co-sponsored by QPSIR

The Significance of Being First; Competing: Jewish and Arab Discourses

"Sleepless Nights/Wasted Time: Seeking Islam in Egypt's Hollywood"

"My Father’s Paradise: How a Jewish Kid from Los Angeles Traveled to Wartime Iraq in Search of Roots, Identity and His Father's Improbable Life Story "

"The Israelite Samaritan Today: Past, Present and Looking to the Future."

"Religion, Identity and Competing Visions of Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia"

Tanya Habjouqa, Palestinian Photography

Yousif Sheronik “Percussion of the Middle East”

“The Arab Spring: The Youth Revolts of the Arab World Aren't Over

“The Arab World and American Democracy”

Religion, Identity and Competing Visions of Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia

Mina Yazdani “Religious Diversity in Iran”

Katherine Bullock “Women and Islam”

Claudia Roden "Gefilte Fish and Couscous"

“The Street is Ours”: Beirut Graffiti and the Art of Beautification, Commemoration & Social Critique."


Year of Europe Film Screening: The Class (France)

Europe and Global Food Security

Year of Europe Film Screening: The City Below (Germany/France)

Gender and War- Invisible Heroes: Women in World War One, the Case of Romania

Year of Europe Film Screening: An Unforgettable Summer (Romania)

"The Greek Crisis and the Failure of the (European) Left"

Business and Economic Relationships between the U.S and Germany

Year of Europe Film Series: Pretty Village (England/Bosnia)

Italian Populism in Comparative Perspective

Making a Revolution in Ireland: Some Centenary Thoughts

Opera, Politics, and Parody in Nineteenth Century France

Year of Europe Film Series: Once (Ireland/Czech Republic)

Year of Europe Film Series: Soul Kitchen (Germany)

Europe in Our Lives: Faculty Panel Discussion

Year of Europe Film Series: Biutiful (Spain/Mexico)

Bale Boone Symposium: Violence, Memory and the Sacred: The Armenian Genocide and the Holocaust

Bale Boone Symposium: Europe Today and the Memory of Violence

Roma Forestiera: Migrant Music in Rome / Screening and discussion of the film, Matewan

Year of Europe Film Series: In This World (England/Italy/Pakistan)

Concert: Lassatil Abballari

A Global History of Ecology in Norway

Year of Europe Film Series: Dirty Pretty Things (England)

Gender, Immigration, Labor Markets, and the Welfare State in Contemporary Europe

Cloistered Women's Voices Symposium and Concert

Translated from the English

Year of Europe Film Series: Le Havre (Finland/France)

Victor Hammer Biennial Lecture on the Book Arts “The Purpose of Praise: Extending the Tradition of Irish Literary Publishing”

Interactive Discussion: "The Teatro del Barrio of Lavapiés and the Cultural Economy of Post-Crisis Madrid"

Eurovision Song Contest: A European Festival of Camp Culture

Dinosaurs & Reptile Evolution in the Indian Subcontinent/HIKE

Disreputable Cuisine: Street Foods and Unrecognizable Edibles from South Asia

Imperial Incarcerations: Prisoners in the Russian and British Empires

The Role of Business in Bringing about Social Change

Film Series: Masaan (India, 2015)

"Jamming" Beauty's Color Line: Parodies and Spoofs of Indian Advertising

Dhaka to Cincinnati: Mapping Transnational Narratives of Trauma, Violence, and Agency

Film Series--The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

Film Series: The Clay Bird (Bangladesh, 2012)

Bahas: A Discussion about Identity and Religion in South Asia with Filmmaker Catherine Masud

Courtesans, Bar Girls and Dancing Boys: Illicit Worlds of Indian Dance

From Muslim Refugees to Islamist Militants: Violated Bodies and Sovereign Territory in the Kashmir Jihad

Film Series: Court (India, 2014)

Film Series: Monsoon Wedding (India, 2001)

Half a Century in the Himalayas

"A Visual History of Latino Students at the University of Kentucky, 1865-2019"

Inclusive Community Lunch Series (Unconscioius/Implicit Bias)

Race, Identity, and Equity in the Americas (in the Classroom and Beyond) Mini-Symposium

"The Uses of Blackness in Yugoslavia: Dimensions and Legacies of an Idea"

"I Don't Have Time for Drama:" Network Avoidance as a Trouble Management in a High-Reentry Neighborhood

Take Root: A Reproductive Justice Panel

Beyond the Cosmic Race: Latinequis in the United States

50 Years of Black Voices Brunch

Inclusive Community Lunch Series (Microaggressions)

Written in Stone: American Monuments and Monument Protection Laws (The Kentucky Law Journal Symposium)

Inclusive Community Lunch Series (Having Difficult Conversations)

Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Celebration

Digital In/Equalities Speaker Series: "'‘What Is Remembered Lives': The Spatio-Temporal Disruption Of Archiving Aids On Instagram"

Digital In/Equalities Speaker Series: "Glitchy Vignettes of Platform Urbanism"

“Panoramas, Periodicals, and Nineteenth-Century Commemoration.”

Inclusive Community Lunch Series (How to be an Ally?)

Africana Saturday School, Double Lecture Series

Inclusive Community Lunch Series

"Pulling from the headline: poems written after media" Interactive poetry workshop

Universities and the Legacies of Slavery

Anthropology Graduate Student Association Distinguished Lecture Series

Beyond Inclusion: Enhancing Equity in Learning Spaces

Inclusive Community Lunch Series

#CarefreeBlackGirls?: Creating On-Line Community as a Means of Survival

“Honor Thy Mother & Father: Making the Case for a New Vision”

Distress Signals: Obama Lore and the New Normal

Dimensions of Political Ecology Keynote Address

Movements for National Liberation in the Black Diaspora

Black Women, Incarceration, and Civic Agency

Infectious Fear: Disease, Race, & Politics (TIME TBD

"Mixed Mesophytic Nation: Pathways to Citizenship" Panel at the Appalachian Studies Association Conference

"Black Appalachian Women: Testimonies, Environmental Justice, and Historical Reparations" Panel at the Appalachian Studies Association Conference

Naming and the Politics of Inclusivity in Latinidad

An Evening with Bernard Clay, author of "English Lit"

Digital In/Equalities Speaker Series

“Do You: Developing Black Masculinity in Racist Spaces,” and “You LOOK Just Like Yo Daddy: Fatherhood as a Vision and Social Determinant of BMoC”

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