World at Western Events Calendar
May 24 | World Issues Forum | Noon - 1:20 p.m. | FH Aud. | Free
Media in Armed Conflicts
May 24 | 2:30 p.m. | WL 164F | Free
“The Ethnic Cleansing of the Acadians by the British in the 18th Century”
May 24 | Reel World Film Series | 6 p.m. | MH 138 | Free
In Mindelo, the largest city on São Vicente, a small Cape Verdean island off the West Coast of Africa, the beloved Tchinda and her friends are hard at work preparing for Carnival. Since 1998, Tchinda Andrade has been openly transgender and deeply respected – so much so that her name has become a local term for all queer Cape Verdeans.
May 25 | Ray Wolpow Institute | 3-4:30 p.m. | AH 100 | Ticket Required
President Brian Cladoosby of the National Congress of American Indians "Historical Trama"
May 26 | East Asian Studies | 12 - 5:40 p.m. | MH 123 | Free
EAS Twenty Third Annual Student Symposium
May 31 | East Asian Studies | 3 p.m. | MH 123 | Free
History of Mongolian Writing