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Aug
27
Sun
Lecture: “Small Neighbors of a Big Country: What Can We Learn from the Experience of Finland and Estonia?” @ UNM Continuing Education Auditorium
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Speaker: Dr. Marina Oborotova, CFIS-AIA

Aug
31
Thu
Book Club: “Everyday is a Thief” by Teju Cole @ AIA Member Residence
Aug 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
10
Sun
Lecture: “Why Mesopotamia Matters: Masterpieces of Ancient Art” @ Albuquerque Museum
Sep 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Speaker: Dr. Diana McDonald, Ph.D.

Sep
17
Sun
Foreign Movie Club: “Distant” @ AIA Member Residence
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

“Distant” (Turkey)

Sep
19
Tue
Global Roundtable Dinner @ Chez Axel French Restaurant
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sep
29
Fri
Lecture: “Cultural and Historical Continuities and Changes from the End of the Ottoman Empire to the Present” @ UNM Continuing Education Auditorium
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Speaker: Dr. Roberta Micallef (Boston University)

Oct
8
Sun
Lecture: “Memory and Transitional Justice in Architectural and Literary Representations of Brazilian Military Dictatorship” @ Albuquerque Museum
Oct 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Speaker: Dr. Leila Lehnen (UNM)

Oct
22
Sun
Lecture: “Turkey in Trouble: Putting the Failed Coup and the Subsequent State’s Witch Hunt in Context” @ UNM Continuing Education Auditorium
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Speaker: Dr. Mustafa Minawi (Cornell University)

Oct
26
Thu
Book Club: “Brazilionnaires – Wealth, Power, Decadence and Hope in an American Country” by Alex Cuadros @ AIA Member Residence
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
28
Sat
10th Annual Gala: “Music, Food & Wine Around the World” @ Albuquerque Country Club
Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm