Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Jan 29

Warren Center: Robin Bernstein

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Robin Bernstein (Harvard University)
“I’m very happy to be in the reality-based community”: Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home, Digital Photography, and the Presidency of George W. Bush (Excerpt from Paradoxy: A Lesbian Performance, A Queer Resource)

Presented by the Workshop on Multimedia History and Literature: New Directions in Scholarly Design.  
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2015 Jan 26

Warren Center: "The Constitution of Opportunity: Reclaiming Constitutional Political Economy"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall, Lower Library, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA

William Forbath and Joseph Fishkin (University of Texas Law School)

Presented by the Workshop on the Political Economy of Modern Capitalism, with support from the Warren Center.

See the Warren Center schedule of events.

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2015 Feb 27

Radcliffe: Launch of the Digital Archive of Massachusetts Anti-Slavery and Anti-Segregation Petitions

4:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium, S010, CGIS South, 1737 Cambridge Street

This event will publicly launch a searchable online database of about 3,500 antislavery and anti-segregation petitions sent to the Massachusetts colonial and state legislatures from the 1600s to 1870, now housed in the Massachusetts Archives.

Read more on the Radcliffe Website.

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2015 Apr 27

WIGH Seminar: "Indian Labour Migration in Global History Perspective: 'Coolie' and 'Kangany' Migration Compared 1840-1940"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Lower Level Library, Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street

Speaker: Prabhu Mohapatra (University of Delhi, India)

Commentator: Claudia Bernardi (WIGH Fellow; University of Roma Tre, Italy)

Graduate Student Commentator: Bao Chao (Southeast Asian Studies, Harvard)

This graduate-faculty research seminar is designed to bring together interested...

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2015 Mar 30

WIGH Seminar: "Development as Redistribution: A Global History"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Lower Level Library, Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street

"Development as Redistribution: A Global History"
Speaker: Jeremy Adelman, Walter Samuel Carpenter III Professor in Spanish Civilization and Culture, Princeton University

Commentator: David Ekbladh, Associate Professor of History, Tufts University
Graduate Student Commentator: Thomas Jamison, PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University

Papers will be precirculated and available on ...

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2015 Mar 05

WIGH Conference: "A History of Penal Regimes in Global Perspective, 1800-2014"

Thu Mar 5 (All day) to Sat Mar 7 (All day)

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium, S010, CGIS South, 1737 Cambridge Street

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Michel Foucault’s Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison (1975), the influential book that first opened a new line of inquiry into the study of the prison, the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History is planning a conference to spark a global conversation among researchers in the social sciences and humanities at work on the history of distinctive penal regimes. We are...

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2015 Feb 23

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