IU President Michael A. McRobbie will leave Sunday for a weeklong visit to Turkey -- one of the most prominent and largest nations in the Middle East and a country at the crossroads between Europe and Asia.
Voters in Scotland will go to the polls Thursday to decide whether their country will declare its independence from the United Kingdom. Indiana University experts on Europe and the U.K. offer their perspectives and are available to speak to news media.
Padraic Kenney, professor of history and international studies at Indiana University Bloomington, has been elected vice president and president-elect of the Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies, a worldwide organization of scholars who work in the region.
Horizons of Knowledge Lecture: "'The Fragrant and Bedazzling' (xiangyan): The Poetics of Sensuality in Late Imperial and Modern China"
12:00 p.m. - 01:15 p.m.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Presented by Xiaorong Li, associate professor in the East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies Department at University of California, Santa Barbara.
In Chinese literary history, the high tides of the literati’s cultural construction of images o... Read More »
WWI Film Series: "Paths of Glory"
03:00 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 04, 2014
Before he took aim at the absurdities of Cold War rhetoric in Dr. Strangelove and the horrors of Vietnam in Full Metal Jacket, Stanley Kubrick directed Paths of Glory, one of cinema’s most impassioned anti-war films. Kirk Douglas is at his best ... Read More »