The Center for Global Peace & Conflict Studies presents:

CGPACS Graduate Student Panel

Learn about exciting research being conducted four CGPACS graduate student grant recipients.  Short presentations will be followed by questions and discussion.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010
9:00-11:00 a.m.
CGPACS Conference Room, 777 Social Science Tower

Speakers and topics include:

"Culpability and Political Transformation in Post/Apartheid South Africa"
with Sharareh Bennett, Comparative Literature

"Presences and Absences: Nicaraguan migration to Costa Rica and transnational families"
with Caitlin Fouratt, Anthropology

"Tabula Rasa? Conceptions of Microfinance in Juba, Sudan"
with Crystal Morgan, Policy Planning and Design

"Space and Memory: The Poetics and Politics of Home in Palestinian Diaspora in post-Oslo Era"
with Khaldun Bshara, Anthropology

A continental breakfast will be provided. 

Please RSVP by January 7 to Jayne Lee, (949) 824-1640 or,  or Sandy Cushman, (949) 824-3344 or
For more information, please visit

Funding provided by the Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation (IGCC) of the University of California, and Office of Research (OR) at UCI


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