Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Feb 10

CANCELLED: Instituto Cervantes: Conversations in the Observatorio: Occupy and Indignant Movements in Spain and USA

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Observatorio. 2 Arrow St. 4th fl. Cambridge, MA. 02138

Speaker: Professor Francisco Moreno-Fernández

(University of Alcalá, Spain, and Executive Director of the Observatorio at Harvard University).

 Introduction: Diana Sorensen

(Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Director of the Observatorio).

RSVP: info-observatory@fas.harvard.edu

 In recent years, a number of Indignant Citizens...

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2015 Feb 09

Harvard Film Archive: "Touki Bouki" | Djibril Diop Mambéty

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA

Free Admission with Harvard ID
Introduction by Mati Diop

Monday February 9 at 7pm

Touki bouki

Directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty. With Magaye Niang, Mareme Niang, Aminata Fall
Senegal 1973, 35mm, color, 89 min

The debut feature of Senegalese filmmaker Djibril Diop Mambéty, Touki bouki stands today as one of the classics of African cinema and of 1970s world cinema. Built out of a rich montage of sights and sounds, Touki bouki...

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2015 Feb 07

Harvard Film Archive: 3 Film Shorts | Mati Diop

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA

$12 Special Event Tickets - Free Admission with Harvard ID
Mati Diop in person
Saturday February 7 at 7pm
Q&A w/filmmaker

Atlantiques
Directed by Mati Diop. Senegal 2009, video, color, 15min.
Wolof and French with English subtitles

Atlantiques

Directed by Mati Diop. With Alpha Diop, Cheikh M’Baye, Ouli Seck, Serigne...

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2015 Feb 06

Harvard Film Archive: A Thousand Suns (Mille soleils) | Mati Diop

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA

$12 Special Event Tickets - Free Admission with Harvard ID
Mati Diop in person
Friday February 6 at 7pm

Q&A w/filmmaker + reception


A Thousand Suns (Mille soleils)

Directed by Mati Diop. With Magaye Niang, Wasis Diop, Ben D. Beye
France/Senegal 2013, DCP, color, 45 min. French and Wolof with English subtitles

A Thousand Suns is a portrait of Magaye Niang, the non-professional actor...

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2015 Mar 24

Romance Languages: "Messengers of Hatred: The (Ir)resistible Rise of the Far Right in France and Europe" | Varikas & Lowy

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center, Kresge Room 114, 12 Quincy Street

See more on the RLL website.

Professors Eleni Varikas and Michael Lowy, visiting Boston from Paris this spring, will lead a discussion at Harvard entitled:

"Messengers of Hatred: The (Ir)resistible Rise of the Far Right in France and Europe. "

Reception before the seminar: 5-5:30.

Professor Eleni Varikas is...

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2015 Apr 16

Warren Center: “Slavery, Insurance, and Industry in the 19th century US: A Database and Mapping Project” | Michael Ralph

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Conferece Room, 35 Quincy St. Cambridge, MA

Michael Ralph (NYU).
Excerpt of “The Domestic Industry Database,” (work in progress).
Presented by the Workshop on Multimedia History and Literature: New Directions in Scholarly Design.  
...

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2015 Mar 26

Warren Center: Excerpt of “Urban Legends: Representing the South Bronx in Ruin and Reality,” (work in progress) - Peter L’Official

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Conferece Room, 35 Quincy St. Cambridge, MA

Peter L’Official (Harvard University). 
Excerpt of “Urban Legends: Representing the South Bronx in Ruin and Reality,” (work in progress).
Presented by the Workshop on Multimedia History and Literature: New Directions in Scholarly Design.  


Download the readings from the Charles Warren Center website.

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2015 Mar 12

Warren Center: Excerpt of “The Bengali Harlem / Lost Histories Project,” (work in progress) - Vivek Bald

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Basement Conferece Room, 35 Quincy St. Cambridge, MA

Vivek Bald (MIT).
Excerpt of “The Bengali Harlem / Lost Histories Project,” (work in progress). 
Presented by the Workshop on Multimedia History and Literature: New...

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