The Current Research on Issues and Topics In Comparative Scholarship (CRITICS) series is co-sponsored by the Department of Government and the Mortara Center for International Studies. All talks will take place at the Mortara Center at 12:30pm on Mondays.

The CRITICS workshops are run by Marko Klasjna, Assistant Professor in the Department of Government and Diana Kim, Assistant Professor in the Asian Studies Program.

Schedules from previous years of the seminar can be found here

Spring 2018

Monday, January 22nd: Rahsaan Maxwell (UNC, Chapel Hill)

Monday, February 5th: Amit Ahuja (UC Santa Barbara) - cosponsored by the India Initiative

Monday, February 26th: Rachel Riedl (Northwestern) - cosponsored by the African Studies Program

Monday, March 26th: Ana de la O Torres (Yale) - cosponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies

Monday, April 30th: James Robinson (University of Chicago)


Fall 2018

Monday, September 18th: Margit Tavits (Washington University in St Louis)

Monday, October 23rd: Susan Stokes (Yale)

Monday, November 6th: Adria Lawrence (Johns Hopkins)