Elsewhere at Harvard

2014 Oct 21

CES: The 2014 Salvemini Colloquium in Italian History and Culture: “Italy's Great War: A Centennial Perspective”

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Center for European Studies, lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall

Speaker(s): Charles Maier, Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University

The Salvemini Colloquium is named in honor of the Italian anti-fascist historian who spent much of his career as a professor in the Harvard Department of History. Since 2012, the Colloquium is an annual event at the Center, open to the Harvard academic community and to the public. It is organized with the generous support of the Consulate General of Italy in Boston. The lecture will be followed by a...

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2014 Oct 14

CES: The Future of the European Union: New Institutions with Old Politics?

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Center for European Studies, Lower Level Conference Room, Busch Hall
Speaker(s): Josep Borrell, Former President, European Parliament; Jean Monnet Professor, Complutense University

Sponsor(s):  EU Law and Government Study Group; Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Law and Government, Real Colegio Complutense.

This lecture attempts to examine some of the key contemporary challenges confronting the EU, namely: the new EU agenda, the challenges of the new Commission and Parliament, the...
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2014 Nov 07

****CANCELED**** IAAS Lecture: “Scythian Philosophy, the Persian Empire, and the Question of the Axial Age in Central Eurasia”: Christopher Beckwith

1:00pm

Location: 

CGIS S-250 South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street

This talk has been canceled.

Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
Prof. Christopher Beckwith, Indiana University - Department of Central Eurasian Studies
“Scythian philosophy, the Persian Empire, and the question of the Axial Age in Central Eurasia”

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2014 Dec 05
2014 Oct 24

CES Dissertation Workshop: "The Gothic State: August Reichensperger and the Aesthetics of Particularism"

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Center for European Studies, Goldman Room, Busch Hall
2014 Sep 24

Wellesley College: WWI Centennial Lecture: "Wurope Since 1914: INtegration and Disintegration"

12:30pm

Location: 

Pendleton Atrium, Wellesley College, 21 College Rd., Wellesley, MA, 02481

Professor Timothy Snyder (Yale University) is author of the international bestseller Bloodlands:Europe Between Hitler and Stalin, and will be giving a WWI Centennial Lecture as part of the Wellesley Wednesdays series. "Europe Since 1914: Integration and Disintegration" 

Lunch will be served.

Sponsored by: Wellesley College's History Department

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2014 Oct 03

Conversations in the Observatorio: Spanish Language in Four Borders

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

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

This seminar reflects on the situation of the Spanish language in four regions of linguistic-cultural borders in Asia, Africa, America and Europe. The areas to which special attention will be paid are: Philippines, where Spanish has historical presence since the sixteenth century; Africa, in secular contact with the Iberian Peninsula, especially in the Maghreb; America, where the situation of the border between Mexico and the United States overlaps with the internal border between the American Hispanic population, the country's largest minority, and the Anglo-Saxon population; and Europe,...

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2014 Sep 25

Instituto Cervantes at Harvard - Open House

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Welcome!

The «Observatorio» is hosting an Open House at Harvard to share its projects mapping the Spanish language and Latino Culture in the United States. The Open House will launch the publication Informes del Observatorio / Observatorio Reports, including statements by authors and special music by members of «Berklee College». Tapas and drinks will be served.

RSVP. info-observatory@fas.harvard.edu

 ¡Bienvenidos!

El «Observatorio...

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2014 Dec 01

Warren Center: “Snowball Inequality: Meritocracy and the Crisis of Capitalism.”

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Lower Library, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA

Daniel Markovitz (Yale University).  “Snowball Inequality:  Meritocracy and the Crisis of Capitalism.”  

Faculty Comment: Stephen Shay (Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School)

Student Comment: Robert Niles (Harvard Law School)

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

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