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Gatty Lecture Rewind Podcast

Oct 22, 2019

In this week's episode of the Gatty Lecture Rewind, Michael and Bruno Shirely sit down with Dr. Michael Jerryson to chat about his Gatty Lecture, "What Turns Us Violent: Sacred Emergencies." They discuss Professor Jerryson's career working on Buddhism and violence, and how he came to his current research project....


Oct 15, 2019

Michael sits down to chat with Apiwat Ratanawaraha about his Gatty Lecture, "From Boston to Bangkok: How American Cold-War Urbanism Shaped Thailand’s Current Urban Plans." Apiwat describes how "Thailand’s current urban plans and planning institutions originated from a technical assistance project funded by the...


Oct 8, 2019

Michael and Alexandra chat with Cornell alum and current Associate Teaching Professor of Cambodian Language and Culture at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, George Chigas. George discusses his Gatty Lecture, "Western Influence on Cambodian Cultural Production After 1991," his time at Cornell, and the current state...


Sep 30, 2019

In this week's Gatty Lecture Rewind, Michael and Emily sit down with Rattanakorn Ratanashevorn to chat about LGBTIQ mental health advocacy, treatment, and professional treatment. Rattanakorn Ratanashevorn shares his experiences in personal and professional advocacy in relation to LGBTIQ mental health, and how Thailand...


Sep 24, 2019

In this week's episode, Michael and Sarah Meiners sit down with Ma Vang from the University of California, Merced, to talk about her work into the fugitive history of Hmong refugees in the United States. In her research, Professor Ma Vang analyzes Hmong women’s narratives against U.S. redacted archival records to...