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2015 Nov 06

Amer. Academy of Arts & Sci: "Lincoln and the Jews: A Surprising History" | Jonathan Sarna

12:30pm

Location: 

American Academy of Arts & Sciences © 2015 American Academy of Arts & Sciences | Web Policy American Academy of Arts & Sciences 136 Irving Street Cambridge, MA 02138

Featuring Jonathan Sarna, the Joseph H. & Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History, Brandeis University.

Additional programmatic details can be found below and via this event registration link https...

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2015 Nov 10

Mahindra Humanities: Provostial Lecture "Why Disciplines Persist" | Alan Garber

6:00pm

Location: 

Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

For up-to-date information, see the Mahindra Humanities website.

Free and open to the public. Seating is limited. This event will not be ticketed.

To access Menschel Hall, please enter and exit through the Broadway entrance.
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2015 Nov 04

Carpenter Center: individuals and families over time and place | Betsy Schneider

4:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts 24 Quincy Street, Room B-04 Cambridge, MA 02138

Join us on November 4th at 4:00 pm for an artist talk by Betsy Schneider.

Schneider is a photographer and filmmaker who explores and documents transformations of individuals and families over time and place. She holds a BA from the University of Michigan, a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and an MFA from Mills College in Oakland, California. In 2002 she joined the School of Art faculty at Arizona State University where she is currently Associate Professor. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is part of notable...

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2015 Nov 09

Mahindra Humanities: Mellon Seminar on Violence/Non-Violence: Mónica Salas-Landa

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Room 133, Barker Center

Harvard Graduate Students:

Please join us for the presentation of work in progress by Mónica Salas-Landa, a Mahindra Center postdoctoral fellow, as part of our Mellon seminar on violence/non-violence.  The seminar will meet from 3 to 5 pm on Monday, November 9th, in Barker 133.

 Dr. Salas-Landa received a PhD in Anthropology from Cornell University in 2015. Her project "Living among a Field of Ruins: (In)Visible Residues of Violence and Revolution" combines an archival approach with...

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2015 Dec 04

CES Dissertation Workshop: “In the Shadow of Katanga” | Lydia Walker (History)

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Goldman Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA

Closed session: Graduate Students and Faculty only.

Refreshments will be served. We are also pleased to announce that, starting this semester, students attending the workshop will be entitled to dine for free at CES’s in-house, delicious Friday lunch (12.30-2 pm).

Papers will be pre-circulated on the workshop’s e-mail list. To subscribe, for detailed information about the workshop or its schedule for 2015-16, or if you wish to present in Spring 2016, please contact organizers Paul Schmelzing (...

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2015 Nov 20

CES Dissertation Workshop: “The French Revolution of the Compagnie des Indes: 1789-1792” | Elizabeth Cross (History)

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Goldman Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA

Closed session: Graduate Students and Faculty only.

Refreshments will be served. We are also pleased to announce that, starting this semester, students attending the workshop will be entitled to dine for free at CES’s in-house, delicious Friday lunch (12.30-2 pm).

Papers will be pre-circulated on the workshop’s e-mail list. To subscribe, for detailed information about the workshop or its schedule for 2015-16, or if you wish to present in Spring 2016, please contact organizers Paul Schmelzing (...

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2015 Nov 06

CES Dissertation Workshop: “An Enlightenment Fable: Leibniz and the Boundaries of Reason” | Tae-Yeoun Keum (Government)

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Goldman Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA

Closed session: Graduate students and Faculty only.

Refreshments will be served. We are also pleased to announce that, starting this semester, students attending the workshop will be entitled to dine for free at CES’s in-house, delicious Friday lunch (12.30-2 pm).

Papers will be pre-circulated on the workshop’s e-mail list. To subscribe, for detailed information about the workshop or its schedule for 2015-16, or if you wish to present in Spring 2016, please contact organizers Paul Schmelzing (...

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2015 Nov 02

Davis Center: "Winter is Coming—Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped"

4:45pm

Location: 

Emerson Hall Rm. 105, Harvard Yard

Garry Kasparov:  "Winter is Coming—Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped"

(Hosted by The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies)

The stunning story of Russia’s slide back into a dictatorship—and how the West is now paying the price for allowing it to happen.

The ascension of Vladimir Putin—a former lieutenant colonel of the KGB—to the presidency of Russia in 1999 was a strong signal that the country was headed away from democracy. Yet in the intervening years—as America and the world’s other leading powers have continued...

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2015 Nov 05

African History & Econ: Roundtable and Public Lecture

2:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Hall 201

For more information, see the Hutchins Center website.

Join us November 5 for WAHE's fall Rountable and Public Lecture. This year Howard French, the author of  China's Second Continent, will be giving a lecture (4:30-6pm) on Africa and China's evolving relationship. The preceding roundtable (2-4pm) will bring together prominent scholars and business people to address Africa...

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2015 Oct 28

Digital Arts & Humanities: "Multimedia & Academia: Tales from the Frontier"

1:30pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Forum Room, Lamont Library, Harvard Yard

Come engage, learn, and share in this panel discussion on the possibilities, current uses, available resources, expert consultations, and best practices. For more information see the Digital Arts & Humanities website.

Nicole Mills
Preceptor in Romance Languages
Charlie Hebdo Project

Carla Martin
Fellow in African & African American...

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