The Political Theory Workshop: Panel Discussion on Executive Immigration Order


Please note that our workshop on 1/30/17 will be held in Saieh 021. Prof. Abizadeh was forced to cancel his visit because of the executive order issued this weekend, so we will be hosting a discussion/info session about the executive order. We will be joined by Prof. Aziz Huq, Dr. Tamara Felden, and Dr. Tara Zahra.

Johanna Ransmeier selected as Fellow with the National Committee on US-China Relations' Public Intellectuals Program

The National Committee on US-China relations has announced the selection of the University of Chicago Department of History's Johanna Ransmeier as part of its 2017 class of fellows for their Public Intellectuals Program (PIP).  Ransmeier, an Assistant Professor in the Department of History, joins 20 other scholars for the program's 5th class. Her research focuses on Qing and Republican China’s legal history, trafficking, crime, family life, legal literacy, rights, and contemporary art and expression.