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Interdisciplinary Seminar Series: Spring 2013

"On Development"

When: Wednesdays, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (unless noted)
Where: One West Range, Hotel A
Who: Open to All
  Refreshments Served

Brazil's Secrets of Economic Development

February 14

Samuel Cohn, Professor of Sociology at Texas A&M


A Walk on the Dark Side; Gender, Development, and War in Afghanistan and Northern Uganda

February 14

Rae Blumberg, Professor of Sociology at U.Va.


Entrepreneurship as Method: Constructing an Effectual Future

March 19

Saras Sarasvathy, Associate Professor Of Business Administration


Swaziland: Child and Orphan Poverty

March 20 (2 p.m.)

Jeanine Braithwaite, Professor of Public Policy at Batten


Hatiti's Neo-Liberal Regime; The Making of an Outer Periphery

March 20

Robert Fatton, Professor and Associate Dean, Department of Politics


Does a Post-Scarcity World Mean an End to Development?

March 27

Herman Schwartz, Professor of Politics and Public Policy at Batten


What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About the Global UVA

April 3

Richard Handler, Professor and Director of U.Va. GDS Program, Department of Anthropology