Past Events

Thursday, October 20, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Leaving Tunisia soon after the fall of the Ben Ali regime in 2011, Maki Berchache arrived in Paris and stumbled upon L'abominable, a cooperative artist-run analog film lab devoted to alternative cinema, and met with filmmaker and activist Nathalie Nambot.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

This documentary tells the story of Katarina Taikon who was denied education, but went on to become a leading Romani author and human rights activist.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Henry Rousso is the Director of Research at the French National Centre for Scientific Research and is Professor of History at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Lecture by Benji De La Piedra

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Meet with Aehshatou Manu and Raoul Kitungano, human rights advocates from the DRC and Cameroon who are participating in the 2016 Human Rights Advocates Program at Columbia this fall. Sponsored by the Institute for African Studies and ISHR. Pizza will be provided.