Elsewhere at Harvard

2017 Oct 13

Weatherhead Economic History Workshop: The Costs of Patronage: Evidence from the British Empire

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center, M16, 1805 Cambridge Street

Speaker:

Guo XoAssistant Professor of Economics, Hass School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Eric ChaneyFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Melissa DellFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of...

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2017 Oct 10

Weatherhead Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar: Why the Fishhead Faces Left and Other Tales: Learning from Food Workers in Japan

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel K262, 1737 Cambridge St. Cambridge, MA

Speaker:

Merry WhiteProfessor of Anthropology, Boston University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

Moderator:

Susan PharrDirector, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Senior Adviser, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government, Harvard University.

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2017 Oct 06

Weatherhead Economic History Workshop: Mistrust in Medicine: The Legacy of Colonial Medical Campaigns in Central Africa

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center, M16, 1805 Cambridge Street

Speaker:

Eduardo Montero, PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Eric ChaneyFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Melissa DellFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of...

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2017 Sep 29

Weatherhead Economic History workshop: Long Live Keju! The Persistent Effects of China's Imperial Examination System

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center, M16, 1805 Cambridge Street

Speaker:

James KungProfessor of Social Science, Division of Social Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Eric ChaneyFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Melissa DellFaculty Associate. Assistant...

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2017 Sep 29

Weatherhead Workshop on Culture, History, and Society: The Revolutionary Ethic and the Spirit of Factionalism in the Chinese Cultural Revolution

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

William James Hall, Rm. 1550, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

Speaker:

Guobin YangGrace Lee Boggs Professor of Communication and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania.

Contact:

Yueran Zhang
yueranzhang@g.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Orlando PattersonFaculty Associate. John Cowles Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Daniel Lord SmailFrank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of History...

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2017 Sep 19

Weatherhead Center Open House Reception for Undergraduates

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel, Fisher Family Commons, 1737 Cambridge St. Cambridge, MA

We warmly welcome students of Harvard College to our annual Open House for Undergraduates.

Meet Weatherhead Center faculty, graduate students, visiting scholars, fellows, staff, and IRoC members. Learn about Weatherhead Center grants and opportunities for undergraduates including:

  • Summer travel grants for thesis research
  • Research internships in France
  • Study groups led by Weatherhead Center affiliates
  • Winter-break grants for research and travel
  • Research...
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2017 Sep 15

Weatherhead: Workshop on Culture, History, and Society - "Viewing Morality Sociologically"

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

William James Hall, Rm. 1550, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

Speaker: 

Steven LukesProfessor of Sociology, New York University.

Contact:

Yueran Zhang
yueranzhang@g.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Orlando PattersonFaculty Associate. John Cowles Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Daniel Lord SmailFrank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard...

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2017 Nov 27

WIGH Seminar: Governing Islam: Law and Ritual in Imperial Contexts

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

 

Julia Stephens, Assistant Professor of History, Rutgers University

Commentator: Cemal Kafadar, Vehbi Koç Professor of Turkish Studies, Harvard University
Graduate Student Commentator: Mitchell Bacci, PhD Candidate, History and Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University

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

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2017 Nov 13

WIGH Seminar: Rights and Duties: Mexico, the Third World, and the Pursuit of Economic Sovereignty in the 1970s

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

 

Christy Thornton, WIGH Postdoctoral Fellow; Assistant Research Professor, Department of Sociology, Johns Hopkins University

Commentator: Arne Westad, S.T. Lee Professor of U.S.-Asia Relations, Harvard University
Graduate Student Commentator: Angelica Marquez-Osuna, PhD Candidate in the History of Science, Harvard University

This graduate...

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2017 Oct 30

WIGH Seminar: The Everyday Politics of Imperial Sovereignty: The U.S. Army and the Making of American Colonialisms in Cuba and the Philippines

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

"The Everyday Politics of Imperial Sovereignty: The U.S. Army and the Making of American Colonialisms in Cuba and the Philippines"
Justin Jackson, Visiting Fellow, WIGH; Assistant Professor of History, Bard College at Simon’s Rock

Commentators:
Omar Gueye, Professor of History, Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Dakar, Senegal
Roberto Saba, 2017-2018 Hench Postdoctoral Fellow, American Antiquarian Society

Moderators:
Professors Sven Beckert, Charles S. Maier...

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2017 Oct 16

WIGH Seminar:The Road to the Alt Right: How Race and Culture Split the Neoliberal Movement

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

 

“The Road to the Alt Right: How Race and Culture Split the Neoliberal Movement”
Quinn Slobodian, Visiting Fellow, WIGH; ACLS Burkhardt Fellow; Associate Professor, Department of History, Wellesley College

Commentator: Charles S. Maier, Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University
Graduate Student Commentator: Marino Felipe Auffant, PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University

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