Where did the ‘gay’ in ‘gay pride’ go?

Source: Advocate
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Project highlights Vancouver's farming potential

Source: Vancouver Sun
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Muddy Waters

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Bonding behind bars

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International Visiting Research Scholar public talk
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

China’s Response to Global Economic Rebalancing: Perception, Policy and Implication to China’s Participation in Global Governance

Since the Global Financial Crisis of 2008, China has greatly expanded its role in global economic governance, changing from a rule taker to a rule maker, but the outside world has remained not knowledgeable about the policy discussion and policy...

Artist Talk with Amin Ghaziani
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Gay Neighbourhoods

Gay neighbourhoods, like the legendary Castro District in San Francisco and Vancouver’s Davie Village, have long provided sexual minorities with safe havens in an often unsafe world. But as our society increasingly accepts gays and lesbians in...

International Visiting Research Scholar Talk
Thursday, September 11, 2014

Spaces of Education, States of Ruination and Survival

International Visiting Research Scholar: Dr. Ayse Parla
UBC Host: Dr. Alexia Bloch

Dr. Ayse Parla  is currently Associate Professor of Anthropology in the programs in Cultural Studies and European Studies at Sabanci University, Istanbul.

Her t...

The Wall Exchange
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The End of AIDS: Reality or Hyperbole

The Institute is pleased to host eminent speaker, diplomat and Canadian politician Stephen Lewis September 17, 2014, for his public lecture "The End of AIDS: Reality or Hyperbole", moderated by the Globe and Mail's André Picard.

For more informati...

Wall Exchange

Stephen Lewis

The Wall Exchange with Stephen Lewis is postponed until September 17, 2014. All reserved tickets will be valid for September 17, 2014 at 7:30 pm. If you have already reserved a ticket and will be unable to attend on September 17, we ask that you please advise the Vogue Theatre box office by calling 604-569-1144.


Geographical Imaginations

A blog on war, space and security by Dr. Derek Gregory, Peter Wall Distinguished Professor.

The Wall Papers

The Water Issue

This issue highlights exciting new research on water at the Institute, from improving water quality on Aboriginal reserves in BC to assessing the impacts of climate change on ice sheet run-off. Read the issue now.

Peter Wall Ideas Lounge

The Institute is delighted to welcome all Faculty at UBC to the Peter Wall Ideas Lounge, located in Room 174 of the University Centre. The Ideas Lounge is closed for the season.

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