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2017 Sep 14

DRCLAS: Student Programs Info Session: January 2018 Opportunities

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Rm. S-216, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Join us at the information session for the DRCLAS January programs in Chile and Mexico and learn about the various opportunities available for Harvard students in health, government, microfinance, women’s rights, economics, documentary film, entrepreneurship, venture capital and more.

Light refreshments will be served.

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2017 Sep 11

Warren Center / DRCLAS: Film Screening: Between Neighborhoods

4:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-010 (Tsai Auditorium), 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

Speakers: Seth Fein, Film Director

Vincent Brown, Charles Warren Professor of History and Professor of African and African American Studies, Harvard University

Between Neighborhoods is an experimental documentary that nonlinearly examines the present and past of the worlds that orbit the world’s biggest rendering of the world, Unisphere, “theme center” of the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair, which still stands in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens. An audiovisual diptych, Between Neighborhoods...

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2017 Oct 27

CES: Electoral Competition and the New Party Politics of Welfare State Recalibration

2:15pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Hoffmann Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA

** Please note: Those planning to attend events in this series should read the paper that will be posted on the CES website before the seminar.**

Speaker:
Ellen Immergut – Professor of Political Science, European University Institute

Discussant: 
Katja Möhring – Assistant Professor for Sociology of the...

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2017 Nov 27

CAS: African Studies Workshop Featuring Shireen Hassim

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

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

Shireen Hassim is Professor of Political Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand, currently based at WiSER. She studied at the Universities of Durban-Westville and Natal, and obtained her PhD from York University (Canada). She will present Liminality, identity and the politics of race in South Africa: Fatima Meer and black consciousness. 

A week in advance, the presenter’s paper will be circulated through the Harvard African Studies Workshop listserv. It...

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2017 Nov 06

CAS African Studies Workshop: Beyond Kin Care: Openness to New Age Scripts in Southern Ghana. With Cati Coe

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

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

Cati Coe is Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University, Camden. She will present Beyond Kin Care: Openness to New Age Scripts in Southern Ghana. 

A week in advance, the presenter’s paper will be circulated through the Harvard African Studies Workshop listserv. It is assumed that everyone has read the paper before the workshop.  After presentation and commentary, Workshop attendees are invited to engage in critique and discussion, under the...

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2017 Aug 30

CAS: African Language Program Open House

12:00pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
The African Language Program Open House is a chance to learn about Harvard's many African language courses, meet the ALP's language instructors, and decide on class meeting times for the upcoming semester. Come to learn more about the most linguistically-diverse program on campus (the ALP hopes to offer over 20 African languages this semester!), and to meet the ALP's talented language instructors.

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