Events 2017-2018

The 14th biennial Conference of Asian Studies in Israel

Location: 
Beit Maiersdorf, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus campus
Wed, 23/05/2018 to Thu, 24/05/2018

We welcome you to take part in the largest event of this kind – with over 200 participants from all over the world, and 49 panels covering multiple fields – from China’s beauty industry to Jews in Central Asia, from Esoteric Buddhism to North Korean foreign policy from migration in Southeast Asia to the legacy of the Mongol Empire, from Japanese warrior culture to post-colonial India, contemporary China and much more…

Workshop - Prof. Kamari Clarke

Location: 
Abba Eban Hall, Davis/Truman Building, Mount Scopus Campus
Wed, 30/05/2018 - 15:30 to 19:00

Panel 1 – "Affective Justice: The International Criminal Court and the African Pushback"
Discussant: Prof. Guy Harpaz, The Faculty of Law and the Glocal International Development Program, The Faculty of Social Sciences, Hebrew University
Panel 2 – "Conceptual, Methodological and Ethical Challenges in Transnational Research on Africa"
Discussant: Prof. Louise Bethlehem, Principle Investigator, European Research Project APARTHEID-STOPS, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem: 

Lecture by Prof. Kamari Clarke

Location: 
Abba Eban Hall, Davis/Truman Building, Mount Scopus Campus
Mon, 28/05/2018 - 12:00 to 14:00

"The #BringBackOurGirls Campaign: Making Suffering Visible Through the Hyper-Embodiment of the ‘Victim’ Fetish"
 

Energy & Geopolitics group

Location: 
Room 2415, Faculty of Social Sciences
Mon, 21/05/2018 - 16:30 to 18:00

Japan's Energy Policy and the Impact of Nuclear Energy Policy Reforms following the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

Research seminar

Location: 
Room 2415, Faculty of Social Sciences
Mon, 21/05/2018 - 12:30 to 14:00

Speaker: Dr. Rawia Aburabia

Book Club Meeting

Location: 
Jerusalem
Tue, 01/05/2018 - 19:00 to 21:00

that people couldn't stop talking about when it came out in 2013, after the first chapter won the prestigious Caine Prize. The book's been applauded for its unique use of voice and language, and also criticized for its choice of topics - which together have made it the focus of very much critical attention, and a very interesting read. 
For more information: 
Dr. Ruthie Wenske Stern, Post-Doctoral Fellow 
The Glocal International Development MA Program and the The Leonard Davis Institute for International Relations

Davis Researchers Seminar

Location: 
Room 2415, Faculty of Social Sciences
Mon, 19/03/2018 - 12:30 to 14:00

Title: 
Branding the nation with industrial espionage discourse: Stealing South Korea’s “national core technologies”

Davis Researchers Seminar

Location: 
Room 3602, Social science
Mon, 15/01/2018 - 12:30 to 14:00

Title: "The National Cyberspace: Towards the Legitimization of Cybersecurity Policy in the USA and Israel"

Davis Researchers Seminar

Location: 
Room 3602, Social science
Mon, 01/01/2018 - 12:30 to 14:30

Title: From Left to Rights: Violence, Ideology, and Women’s Political Subjectivity in Guatemala