Monday International Relations Thoughts Series (MIRTH) Colloquium

 MIRTH Spring 2019

The IR seminar meets Mondays, 3-4:30, in 223 Moses Hall, followed by time to chat at 4:30. 

*All talks are generously sponsored by the Institute of International Studies.*

Faculty Convener: Aila Matanock (matanock@berkeley.edu)

Graduate Student Coordinator: Alex Stephenson (alexander_stephenson@berkeley.edu)

  • January 28: Initial MIRTH Meeting

 

  • February 4: Michael Tomz (Stanford University), “”

 

Discussant:

  • February 11: Andrew Reddie (UC-Berkeley), “The Diminishing Returns of Arms Control?”

 

  • February 18: No MIRTH—Presidents’ Day

  • February 25: Nirvikar Jassal (UC-Berkeley), “Does Symbolic- Breed Substantive Representation? Evidence from Gender-Based Policing in India”

 

  • March 4: Sarah Kreps (Cornell University), “”

Discussant: Andrew Reddie

  • March 11: Lauren Prather (UCSD), “”

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  • March 18: Kathryn Sikkink (Harvard University), “”

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  • March 25: No MIRTH—Spring Break

 

  • April 1: David Lake (UCSD), “Legitimate Power: Rule and Resistance in the American Imperium”

 

Discussant: Katie Beall

  • April 8: NO MIRTH—Return from MPSA

 

  • April 15: Deborah Avant (University of Denver), “”

 

Discussant: Alex Stephenson

  • April 22: Austin Wright (University of Chicago), “”

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  • April 29: Peter Andreas (Brown University), “”

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