Elsewhere at Harvard

2020 Feb 27

Border Inhumanities: A Conversation on the U.S. Southern Border

6:00pm

Location: 

Room 210, Emerson Hall

According to the 2018 World Migration Report, there will be 405 million international migrants by 2050. Amid climate change, geopolitical instabilities, and authoritarian nationalism, borders have become crucial sites of both proliferating cruelty and outpourings of solidarity. Many of us are asking: How did we get here? And what can we do? This series brings together scholars and activists from multiple fields who can help us confront these questions with humanistic sensibility and depth of knowledge.

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2020 Feb 20

Citizenship in Crisis: The Anti-CAA Protests and the Future of India

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

TSAI Auditorium, CGIS South

Citizenship in Crisis: The Anti-CAA Protests and the Future of India

Discussants:

Suraj Yengde, Dalit scholar, activist and postdoctoral fellow, Harvard Kennedy School

Esha Meher, Lawyer, Supreme Court of India

Hemanth Bharatha Chakravarthy, Sophomore, Harvard College

 

Moderated by:

Professor...

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2020 Feb 14

Harvard-Princeton Early Modern Grad Conference in Early Modern History: “From Extracting Treasure to Creating Knowledge: Early Modernities”

(All day)

Location: 

Location change! See posting for more information

Feb 14-15, 2020
Harvard-Princeton Early Modern Grad Conference in Early Modern History:
“From Extracting Treasure to Creating Knowledge: Early Modernities.”

Friday Feb 14, 1:30pm-7:10pm in CGIS S020 Belfer Case Study room (note change from previously announced location)

Saturday Feb 15, 9am-3pm in Robinson Hall, Hist Dept conference room.

Program available here: https://earlymod.fas.harvard.edu/conferences

2020 Feb 20

History Reconsidered: Poetry Reading with Clint Smith

4:15pm

Location: 

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Clint Smith is a doctoral candidate at Harvard University and an Emerson Fellow at New America. His writing has been published in the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, the Atlantic, Poetry Magazine, the Paris Review, and elsewhere. His first full-length collection of poetry, Counting Descent, published in 2016, won the 2017 Literary Award for Best Poetry Book from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association and was a finalist for the NAACP Image Award. His debut nonfiction book, How the Word Is...

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2020 Apr 21

“Policing Life and Death: Race, Violence, and Resistance in Puerto Rico”  

9:45am to 11:45am

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Conference Room

Speaker: Marisol LeBron (University of Texas at Austin)

Presented by the Warren Center’s Workshop on “Past, Present, and Future of Ethnic Studies” 

Please contact the Charles Warren Center at the following email to request the workshop paper: cwc@fas.harvard.edu

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2020 Apr 07

“A Thousand Paper Cuts: U.S. Empire and the Bureaucratic Life of War”

9:45am to 11:45am

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Conference Room

Speaker: Anjali Nath (University of California, Davis)

Presented by the Warren Center’s Workshop on “Past, Present, and Future of Ethnic Studies”
 

Please contact the Charles Warren Center at the following email to request the workshop paper: cwc@fas.harvard.edu

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2020 Mar 10

“An Undying Love for Our People: The Third World Strike and the Struggle for Ethnic Studies”

9:45am to 11:45am

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Conference Room

Speaker: Jason Ferreira (San Francisco State University) 
Presented by the Warren Center’s Workshop on “Past, Present, and Future of Ethnic Studies” 

Please contact the Charles Warren Center at the following email to request the workshop paper: cwc@fas.harvard.edu

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2020 Feb 25

“Dying in Diaspora”

9:45am to 11:45am

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Seminar Room

Speaker: Allan Isaac (Rutgers University)

Presented by the Warren Center’s Workshop on “Past, Present, and Future of Ethnic Studies” 

Please contact the Charles Warren Center at the following email to request the workshop paper: cwc@fas.harvard.edu

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