Elsewhere at Harvard

2021 Feb 05

Wellness Day

(All day)

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2021 Jan 15

Shopping Week

Fri Jan 15 (All day) to Thu Jan 21 (All day)

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2020 Dec 07

Trauma and Transcendence: the Shadow of the Holocaust on an Israeli Sinologist

8:30pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

 

Harvard-Yenching Institute Visiting Scholar Talk

Song Lihong (Professor, Department of Religious Studies and Glazer Institute of Jewish and Israel Studies, Nanjing University; HYI Visiting Scholar 2020-21)

Chair/discussant: David Stern (Harry Starr Professor of Classical and Modern Jewish and Hebrew Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University)

The late Irene Eber (1929-2019), professor of East Asian Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a long-time affiliate of the...

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2020 Dec 08

Dr. Nathan Spannaus Preserving Islamic Tradition: Abu Nasr Qursawi and the Beginnings of Modern Reformism

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

Join us for the Program in Islamic Law’s Academic Year 2020-2021 Book Talk Webinar Series!

On Tuesday, December 8, Dr. Nathan Spannaus (University of Jyväskylä, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy) will speak on his new book,...

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2020 Dec 09

Comparative Inequality and Inclusion Cluster Special Seminar | Multidisciplinary Approaches to Studying Social Change

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

Join us as we explore different ways to study social change. Cluster Chair Michèle Lamont will speak, and also moderate the Q&A session. She will be joined by four members of the Cluster Steering Committee.

Speakers:

Daniel Carpenter, Allie S. Freed Professor of Government, Department of...

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2020 Dec 15
2020 Dec 04

After the Dutch Paradox: Jews and Non-Jews in the Netherlands (1940–1945)

12:00pm to 1:15pm

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

The Dissertation Workshop is a graduate educational seminar open only to graduate students and their advisors. CES invites graduates students who are interested in attending this workshop or in presenting their research, to contact CES Dissertation Workshop coordinators Clare Bradford Anderson and Armando MianoAll workshops will be held virtually during the 2020-2021 academic year. Zoom...

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2020 Dec 03

The Jewish Eighteenth Century and the Transformative Year 1782

1:00pm to 2:15pm

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

Speaker: Shmuel Feiner, Professor of Jewish History, Bar-Ilan University; Chair, The Historical Society of Israel

Chair: Derek J. Penslar, William Lee Frost Professor of Jewish History, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Harvard University

The 18th century was the first modern century in Jewish history. The deep changes that took place over its course shaped the...

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2020 Dec 08

Between Fait-divers and Grand récit: The French Wars of Religion and the Genres of Historiography in the Sixteenth Century.

11:00am

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

You are all warmly invited to the last Mahindra Humanities Center Renaissance Studies seminar of the semester.

December 8th at 11am (Eastern), Andrea Frisch (Dept of French & Italian, University of Maryland), will be presenting, "Between Fait-divers and Grand récit: The French Wars of Religion and the Genres of Historiography in the Sixteenth Century." We hope to see you there! Please RSVP to Emily Epperson (epperson@g.harvard.edu) or...

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2020 Dec 02

The Politics of Beauty: Modernization Theory, Comparativism, and the Empress of Iran

3:45am to 5:45am

Location: 

Zoom (RSVP Required)

The Harvard International and Global History Seminar (HIGHS)

https://highs.fas.harvard.edu/highs

 

" The Politics of Beauty: Modernization Theory, Comparativism, and the Empress of Iran"

 

Perin Gürel, University of Notre Dame

Comment: Catherine Boyle, Harvard University

 

This session will take place on Zoom.

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