Two new books now available through the Arabic Translation Project


Two new books have just been published through the IRCPL’s Arabic Translation Project.  Democracy: A Reader, edited by Larry Diamond and Marcus Platner, and The Military Transition: Democratic Reform of the Armed Forces, by Narcis Serra, are now available. In partnership with All Prints Distributors and Publishers, the Arabic Translation Project has published seven translations of books on democracy […]

March 2016 Senegal Research Trip Report Now Available


In March of 2016, Souleymane Bachir Diagne, Mamadou Diouf, Kathy Ewing, and Karen Barkey, the Primary Investigators of the Sufi Islam in 21st Century Politics project within the Henry Luce Foundation grant to CDTR/IRCPL, took a research trip to Senegal, accompanied by Toby Volkman, the Director of Policy Initiatives at the Henry Luce Foundation. During […]

Liam Gillick’s Bampton Lectures Now Available from Columbia University Press


This March, Columbia University Press will release Liam Gillick’s Industry and Intelligence: Contemporary Art Since 1820.  This text represents the culmination of his 2013 Bampton Lectures at Columbia. In Industry and Intelligence, Gillick writes a nuanced genealogy to help us appreciate contemporary art’s engagement with history even when it seems apathetic or blind to current events. Taking a […]