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Nov 1

Monday Nov 1, 2021

Exploration Kickoff Fair

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Location: Dahnke Ballroom (7th Floor of Duncan)

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With faculty, staff, and students from all corners of campus in one room, the fair is designed to help you explore a wide variety of academic possibilities, compare majors and minors, create connections with centers and research teams, and discern the next step in your journey.

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Nov 2

Tuesday Nov 2, 2021

The New Party Challenge: Changing Cycles of Party Birth and Death in Central Europe and Beyond

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Location: Hesburgh Center Room C103

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Kevin Deegan-Krause
Former Kellogg Doctoral Student
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Wayne State University

In this presentation based on his book by the same name, Kevin Deegan-Krause

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Nov 2

Tuesday Nov 2, 2021

Undergraduate Program in Peace Studies Information Session

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Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Climate change. Inequalities exposed by a global pandemic. Polarization. Gun violence. Mass migration. Religious conflict.

In the face of ongoing challenges, how and where do we begin the work of building a better world? 

Peace studies can equip you with knowledge about the nature of violence, oppression, and inequality, and give you tools to help transform these systems and create more just societies. …

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Nov 2

Tuesday Nov 2, 2021

Election Night Watch

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Location: B101 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Inviting the classes of 2025 and 2024 to join in a night of civil engagement, politics and fun!

Featuring Professor Geoffrey Layman, company and election results!

Contact Carolina Arroyo at carroyo@nd.edu with any questions.…

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Nov 3

Wednesday Nov 3, 2021

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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Location: C104/105 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

"Post-Coup Bargaining in the Shadow of the African Anti-Coup Norm"

Featuring Laurie Nathan, Gary Goertz, Jeremy Graham, University of Notre Dame

Open to Ph.D. students, fellows, and faculty who are interested in civil war, violence, crime, peace, conflict management, and conflict resolution. The workshop is an informal gathering to discuss work-in-progress, dissertation chapters and proposals, practice conference talks, etc.

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Nov 4

Thursday Nov 4, 2021

Policy Reflections After Twenty Years in Iraq and Afghanistan

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Location: 216 McKenna Hall

Webb Portrait

Former Senator Jim Webb has been a combat Marine, a counsel in the Congress, an assistant secretary of defense and Secretary of the Navy, a national security and foreign policy specialist, an Emmy-award winning journalist, a filmmaker, and is the author of ten books.

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Nov 5

Friday Nov 5, 2021

Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Poetries of Abolition (A Conversation with Dwayne Betts & James Ford III)

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Location: Zoom Webinar

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Reginald Dwayne Betts is the Founder and Director of the Million Book Project. A poet and lawyer, he transformed himself from a sixteen-year old kid sentenced to nine-years in prison to a critically acclaimed writer and graduate of the Yale Law School. He has written three acclaimed collections of poetry, the recently published Felon

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Nov 9

Tuesday Nov 9, 2021

Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Dirty Book Sale

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Location: Hesburgh Library Concourse

 
Book Festival Social
We are thrilled to host our annual Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale on Notre Dame’s campus as part of University Press Week! This year, the festival will include incredible deals both in person and on our website, several book events, and many giveaways. Learn more about the Book Festival at undpress.nd.edu/book-festival/

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Nov 10

Wednesday Nov 10, 2021

Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Dirty Book Sale

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Location: Hesburgh Library Concourse

 
Book Festival Social
We are thrilled to host our annual Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale on Notre Dame’s campus as part of University Press Week! This year, the festival will include incredible deals both in person and on our website, several book events, and many giveaways. Learn more about the Book Festival at undpress.nd.edu/book-festival/

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Nov 10

Wednesday Nov 10, 2021

Live chat with Rev. Bob Dowd, C.S.C., VP and Associate Provost

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Location: Online

Join us at giving.nd.edu/watch this Wednesday, November 10 @ 12 Noon ET, for a live chat with Rev. Bob Dowd, C.S.C., Vice President and Associate Provost at the University of Notre Dame. Fr. Bob will discuss his role as religious supervisor of the Holy Cross Community at Notre Dame, being appointed for his new role in September, and more.…

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Nov 10

Wednesday Nov 10, 2021

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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Location: C104/105 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

"Military Juntas, Civil Society Activism, and Post-Coup Political Orders"

Featuring Sebastian Elischer, University of Florida and Kellogg Fellow

Open to Ph.D. students, fellows, and faculty who are interested in civil war, violence, crime, peace, conflict management, and conflict resolution. The workshop is an informal gathering to discuss work-in-progress, dissertation chapters and proposals, practice conference talks, etc.

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Nov 10

Wednesday Nov 10, 2021

Careers in Publishing: A Conversation with Notre Dame Press Staff

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Location: Hesburgh Library Scholars Lounge

 

Careers in Publishing: A Conversation with Notre Dame Press Staff

November 10th, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Scholars Lounge, Hesburgh Library

Panelists:
Steve Wrinn, Director
Kathryn Pitts, Marketing and Publicity Director
Rachel Kindler, Assistant Acquisitions Editor
David Juarez, Assistant Production Editor

Join members of the Notre Dame Press staff as they discuss the field of academic publishing and how they can introduce students to and provide on-the-job training for a career in publishing.…

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Nov 12

Friday Nov 12, 2021

"Too Old for This? Age and Interpersonal Political Persuasion"

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Location: 1030 Jenkins and Nanovic Halls

Too Old for This? Age and Interpersonal Political Persuasion

1030 Jenkins and Nanovic Halls

Lisa Argyle
Brigham Young University

About the speaker: Dr. Lisa Argyle is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Brigham Young University. She studies political behavior, political psychology, and American politics. Specifically, she studies how and why people talk about politics in their everyday, informal conversations. In addition, she is a part of the interdisciplinary community of Computational Social Science Research, where she applies new computational tools and methods to substantive questions in American Politics research. …

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Nov 16

Tuesday Nov 16, 2021

VIRTUAL | Light Water Capitalism: Nonproliferation and U.S. Global Power

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Location: Virtual Event [Zoom]

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Jayita Sarkar is an Assistant Professor at Boston University Pardee School of Global Studies, where she teaches diplomatic and political history. Her research has been published in the Journal of Cold War Studies, Cold War History, International History Review, Journal of Strategic Studies, Nonproliferation Review, and elsewhere.

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Nov 17

Wednesday Nov 17, 2021

"The Politics of Fascist Studies" with Nil Santiáñez

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Location: Jenkins Nanovic Hall 1050AB

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Join the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures as Nil Santiáñez, professor of Spanish and international studies at St. Louis University, is interviewed by Nanovic Faculty Fellow Pedro Aguilera-Mellado, assistant professor of Spanish and concurrent faculty of film studies. Professor Santiáñez is a leading scholar on the history and intellectual inheritance of fascism, with a particular emphasis on "Spanish Fascism." His co-edited volume Spanish Fascist Writing

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Nov 17

Wednesday Nov 17, 2021

Kroc-Kellogg Peace, Conflict, Crime and Violence Workshop

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Location: C104/105 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

"When are Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR) Programs Successful? Introducing the DDR-18 Dataset (1980-2018)"

Featuring Sally Sharif, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Kroc Institute

Open to Ph.D. students, fellows, and faculty who are interested in civil war, violence, crime, peace, conflict management, and conflict resolution. The workshop is an informal gathering to discuss work-in-progress, dissertation chapters and proposals, practice conference talks, etc.

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Nov 19

Friday Nov 19, 2021

Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Poetics of Evidence (Sonallah Ibrahim in conversation with Ammiel Alcalay)

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Location: Zoom Webinar

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Poet, novelist, translator, critic, and scholar Ammiel Alcalay teaches at Queens College and The Graduate Center, CUNY. His books include After Jews and Arabs, Memories of Our Future, Islanders, neither wit nor gold: from then, from the warring factions, and a little history. Recent books include the co-edited A Dove in Flight: Poems by Faraj Bayrakdar, with Shareah Taleghani and the New York Translation Collective; a poem sequence, Ghost Talk, and A Bibliography for After Jews & Arabs. He has written and been active on the question of Palestine for decades and, during the wars in ex-Yugoslavia, he was one of the main conduits for translations from Bosnia. He is a contributing editor of The Markaz Review and was given a 2017 American Book Award from The Before Columbus Foundation for his work as founder and General Editor of Lost & Found: The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative (lostandfoundbooks.org

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Nov 19

Friday Nov 19, 2021

Patriots and War Profiteers: America’s Uncomfortable Relationship with its Defense Industry

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Location: B101 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Hove

Andy Hove is the Managing Director of Horisonter Group, a consulting and advisory practice for governments
and industry focused on the global defense and security matters. Andy is a highly experienced chief executive
with a proven track record of generating superior business performance and he has demonstrated success in

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Nov 19

Friday Nov 19, 2021

Football Friday Feature: Identity and the 2020 Election

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Location: Morris Inn, Smith Ballroom

Football Friday Feature: Identity and the 2020 Election

Join us in the Smith Ballroom at 3:30 pm as Notre Dame political scientists Dave Campbell, Luis Fraga, Christina Wolbrecht, Darren Davis, and Geoffrey Layman discuss race, religion, gender and identity as it affected the 2020 election. This event is free and open to the public and will be livestreamed as well. Please use the link below to join the webinar and enter the passcode ND2021 when prompted: 

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Nov 22

Monday Nov 22, 2021

Anchors of Stability? The Role of Electoral Authorities in Promoting Democratic Governance (Kellogg Institute panel)

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

Electoral processes are under great pressure in contemporary democracies around the world. Inequalities, the increasing dissemination of false information, and populist leaderships promoting polarizing narratives have challenged the integrity of elections and democracy itself across long established and emerging democracies alike. …

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Nov 30

Tuesday Nov 30, 2021

What Can Systemic Trends in Warfare Tell Us About the Future

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Location: 1030 JNH

Bear Braumoeller

Bear F. Braumoeller is Professor in the Department of Political Science at The Ohio State University and the holder of the Baronov and Timashev Chair in Data Analytics. He conducts research in the areas of international relations, political methodology, and complexity and human behavior. He received his B.A. from the University of Chicago and his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, and he held faculty positions at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Harvard University before moving to Ohio State.…

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