Category Archive: Media

Professor L.H.M. Ling Introduces ‘An Evening on The Silk Road': A June 2015 Summer Short Course

The course uses food ‘as the main venue for understanding how people thought, acted, behaved and related to one another on The Silk Road.’

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England is Paradise? The Meaning and Making of English Football 1985-2014

Watch the November 19th Media and Culture Concentration event that welcomed David Goldbatt to discuss his newly released book The Games of Our Lives, a masterly portrait of contemporary Britain through the lens of soccer.              

GPIA Graduate Beatrice Mauger Co-authors Piece Featured on the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities Blog

Beatrice is currently a Cities, Climate Change and Sustainable Development Research Fellow at the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO).

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Professor L.H.M. Ling Draws Connections Between Ebola and Ferguson on Huffington Post

In an article posted to the Huffington Post website last Tuesday, GPIA professor L.H.M. Ling confronts multiple current events in answering the question, “What does Ebola have to do with Ferguson and ISIS?” Professor Ling is the faculty supervisor of The Global Intimate (also known as the Silk Road Research Initiative), a student research collective …

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Alumna Mala Kumar Launches Book: “The Paths of Marriage”

Mala Kumar

Mala’s first book, The Paths of Marriage, is scheduled to be released on 1 October 2014. The novel is about three generations of women from 1950s India to present-day NYC, and their battles of discrimination from the outside world and from each other.

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