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Fall 2016 Speaker Series
Indian Ocean World Centre
Fall 2016 Speaker Series, Thursdays, 5:45-7:30pm
Peterson Hall 116, McGill University, 3460 Rue McTavish
Montréal, Québec, H3A 0E6
Each talk is followed by a reception
Dec. 1 Presentation by Prof. Angela Schottenhammer and Prof. Philippe De Maeyer
Prof. Schottenhammer: "Voyage of the Eunuch Yang Liangyao (736–806) to Baghdad in 785 AD: An Early Sino-Arab Power Alliance against the Tibetans?"
Nov. 24 Presentation by Prof. John Unruh
"Housing, Land and Property (HLP) Restitution in ISIL Liberated Areas of Northern Iraq: UN and Iraqi Government Cooperation"
Nov. 17 Presentation by Dr. Jeremy Tai
Nov. 10 Presentation by Dr. Yoshina Hurgobin
Nov. 3 Presentation by Prof. Gwyn Campbell
Oct. 27 Presentation by Erin Bell
Oct. 20 Presentation by Dr. Zozan Pehlivan
Oct. 13 Presentation by Peter Hynd
"Before the War on Drugs: Cannabis and the State in Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century India"
Oct. 5 Presentation by Dr. Samuel Nelson
Sep. 29 Presentation by Tyler Yank
"The Trial of Sophie: Pregnancy, Motherhood, and Resistance among Enslaved Women in Colonial Mauritius"
Sep. 15 Presentation by Dr. Eva-Maria Knoll
"Embracing a Culture of Medical Travel: Some aspects of the Maldives' contemporary Indian Ocean connections"
Sep. 8 Presentation by Prof. Brendan Gillon