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Mar 2017

Shantou University bell tower, Maya Lin
March 23, 2017
James McDougall

One of the projects of global studies is to reconstitute space such that the map highlights an interconnectedness of the world. By insisting on connections rather than difference, global studies has been providing new maps within academia—even in places where old maps die hard.

Black Lives Matter march 2015
March 21, 2017

If we are to be open to our responsibility for enriching the collective imagination, then we have to dare to encounter others...

boy holds PiS party placard at demonstration in Poland (image: Wojtek Radwanski, AFP / Getty)
March 16, 2017

There are numerous ideological affinities between the Hungarian governing party Fidesz and the Polish PiS, mainly regarding their...

March 14, 2017

Islamophobia is not simply a form of cynical populist politics but is rather a fundamental component of a longer cycle of...