Past Events

Zimbabwean human rights activist, award-winning journalist, and documentary filmmaker
March 31, 2021
A Conversation with Hopewell Chin'ono

Pre-registration is required for this event. You will receive an email confirmation with the virtual event details after registering.

Co-sponsored by the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs 

Karen Tongson
Co-host, Waiting to X-hale Podcast; Professor of English, Gender & Sexuality Studies, and American Studies & Ethnicity
March 24, 2021
Whiteness & Promises: Notes on Reading Errantly

Zoom Link: https://yale.zoom.us/j/97706483967

Co-sponsored by Theater and Performance Studies 

American cultural critic, anthropologist, and author
March 17, 2021
Whiteness, Conservatism, and Democracy in the Digital Age

Zoom Link: https://yale.zoom.us/j/99150066076

Photo credit: Sharon Schuster

Vivian Nereim Headshot
Reporter, Bloomberg News (Riyadh)
March 17, 2021
Journalism and National Security

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Co-sponsored by the Yale National Security Group

March 12, 2021
Exposing Corruption in the Global Arms Trade

Khadija Sharife, Senior Editor for Africa, Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP)

Andrew Feinstein, Author of the critically-acclaimed The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade which reveals the corruption and malfeasance at the heart of the global arms business.

Zoom Linkhttps://yale.zoom.us/j/3713192937
Co-sponsored by the Yale Global Justice Program

Film director
March 10, 2021
Making Documentaries Today

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Jehane Noujaim and Egyptian film producer Karim Amer will discuss their recent work in documentaries with Zareena Grewal (Ethnicity, Race, and Migration) and Charles Musser (Film and Media Studies.

Co-Sponsored by the Public Humanities Program at Yale; Ethnicity, Race, and Migration; and Film and Media Studies

Professional model, advocate, media figure, and opinion writer
February 26, 2021
Navigating Journalism, Television, and Activism

On this panel Devin-Norelle and Skyler Jay will highlight the invisibility of the Transmasculine community, but also the ways in which they have carved their own path in their respective industries to amplify Transgender voices.

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February 24, 2021
Gender, Sexuality, Freedom

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February 19, 2021
Africa’s Whistleblower Paradox: Lessons from the Frontlines

Zoom Linkhttps://yale.zoom.us/j/3713192937

Khadija SharifeSenior Editor for Africa, Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP)

William BourdonAdvocate, Founding Partner Cabinet Bourdon & Associés, Founder Platform for the Protection of African Whistleblowers (PPLAAF), Founder Sherpa 

Co-sponsored by the Yale Global Justice Program and the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights, Yale Law School

Senior Editor and Counsel for Lawfare
February 17, 2021
Wrestling with the Trump Administration's Foreign Relations Law Legacy

Zoom Linkhttps://yale.zoom.us/j/99803062617

Co-sponsored by the YLS National Security Group