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GRC Exhibits and Events

Past events:

The Dissidents: Presenting Peter Reddaway's New Book

Book cover for Peter Reddaway's The Dissidents

The GRC hosted a panel discussion of Peter Reddaway's new book. Learn about the event and watch a recording of the discussion.




Scholarly Research, Writing, and Publishing 25 Years after the Collapse of Communism

Burning Kuwaiti oil well in Persian Gulf War See the video of the panel on publishing after the fall of Communism hosted by the GRC. 

GRC Summer Reading

Reader silhouette in front of globe
Check out the GRC staff suggestions from 2011, 2012 and 2013 for summer reading focusing on different regions of the world and a variety of subjects.


Wikipedia Editathon: All Things International

Wikipedia logo
The GRC hosted a Wikipedia Editathon which included a two hour training for new users and use of its collections for editing on international topics.

Frantz Fanon (1925-1961): His Life and Legacy

Photo of Frantz Fanon
50 years after Frantz Fanon's death, a book exhibit and panel discussion provide insight into his life and legacy.


China's 1911 Revolution: A Centenary Retrospective

Banners from Xinhai Revolution
The Global Resources Center exhibit that marked the 100th anniversary of China's 1911 Revolution, also known as Xinhai Revolution.


Yelena Bonner (1923-2011): Traditions of Soviet Dissent

Picture of Yelenna Bonner speaking at the EU
Upon the death of human rights activist Yelena Bonner, the GRC put together a research guide on traditions of Soviet Dissent.


Begun in War, Built in Peace: The US-Kuwaiti Strategic Partnership

Burning Kuwaiti oil well in Persian Gulf War
The Global Resources Center exhibit  dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the liberation of Kuwait.


Shanghai in the Spotlight

Publicity Photo for Shanghai Expo
With the opening of the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, GRC hosted a book exhibit and put together a research guide looking at China's global presence.


20 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Poster image commemorating the fall of the Berlin Wall
A week-long commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and collapse of the Eastern Bloc.


GW Students Summer Travel

Librarypalooza Student Travel Map
GW Students visited the GRC's table at Librarypalooza 2012 telling staff about their summer travels and studies.

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