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On Wednesday, Sep. 7, the Brazil LAB hosted "Democracy Besieged in Brazil’s Bicentennial: Reflections on a Momentous Presidential Election" with Brazilian social scientists and public intellectuals Angela Alonso and Miguel Lago, in conversation  Deborah Yashar, the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and director of Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS).

Wednesday September 14

On Wednesday, Sep. 7, the Brazil LAB hosted "Democracy Besieged in Brazil’s Bicentennial: Reflections on a Momentous Presidential Election" with Brazilian social scientists and public intellectuals Angela Alonso and Miguel Lago, in conversation  Deborah Yashar, the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and director of Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS).

Monday August 08

Simon Gikandi, the Robert Schirmer Professor of English and chair of the Department of English, and Chika Okeke-Agulu, professor of art and archaeology and African American studies and director of the Program in African Studies, have been elected corresponding fellows of the British Academy, in recognition of their contribution to the humanities.
World Politics (Volume 74, Issue 3) is available online.  

Tuesday July 19

World Politics (Volume 74, Issue 3) is available online.  
The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) announces the establishment of the Global Japan Lab (GJL) to promote and support research, teaching and training on contemporary Japan across multiple disciplines.

Friday July 01

The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) announces the establishment of the Global Japan Lab (GJL) to promote and support research, teaching and training on contemporary Japan across multiple disciplines.
Deborah J. Yashar, professor of politics and international affairs, has been appointed director of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) and the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs. Her appointment is effective July 1, 2022.

Tuesday June 21

Deborah J. Yashar, professor of politics and international affairs, has been appointed director of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) and the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs. Her appointment is effective July 1, 2022.
“Justice as Checks and Balances: Indigenous Claims in the Courts of Colonial Mexico” by Edgar Franco Vivanco, an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Michigan, first published in the September 2021 issue of World Politics, was named co-winner of the 2022 APSA Mary Parker Follett prize.

Monday June 06

“Justice as Checks and Balances: Indigenous Claims in the Courts of Colonial Mexico” by Edgar Franco Vivanco, an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Michigan, first published in the September 2021 issue of World Politics, was named co-winner of the 2022 APSA Mary Parker Follett prize.
Ben Reade

Thursday May 26

Reade Ben ’22 from Loudonville, N.Y., was named a Fulbright scholar and will pursue a research project in Serbia studying foreign direct investment with the Belgrade Center for Security Policy in conjunction with the University of Belgrade.

Friday May 20

Home to hundreds of Indigenous groups, Amazonia has more species of animals and plants than any other ecosystem. Because of this, threats to the rainforest imperil chances to fulfill Paris Agreement commitments to tackle climate change and its negative impacts.
Photo byDanielle Alio, Office of Communications

Monday May 02

Princeton faculty members David Bell, Nancy Bermeo, Jonathan Cohen, Bo Honoré, Sabine Kastner, Yiyun Li and Daniel Rubenstein have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Ribeirinho, Solimões River, Brazilian Amazon, 2011. A nature-based, interdisciplinary approach that takes into account economic, environmental, political and historical considerations is the focus of this year’s Amazonian Leapfrogging conference.  Photo by Araquém Alcantara

Friday April 29

Top thinkers and stakeholders from Brazil will visit the Princeton campus May 5-6 to discuss with the University community the critical environmental and climate justice issues facing the Brazilian Amazon and its Indigenous peoples.