Elsewhere at Harvard

2018 May 02

CES: Why Wilson Matters: The Origin of American Liberal Interventionism and its Crisis Today

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Goldman Room

European Union Study Group

Tony Smith will discuss his latest book.

SPEAKER

Tony Smith

Cornelia M. Jackson Professor of Political Science, Tufts Univeristy and CES Faculty Associate, Harvard University
 

DISCUSSANT

Stephen Walt

Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs, BCSIA, Harvard Kennedy School...

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2018 Apr 30

Hutchins Center: Earl Lewis: Nathan I. Huggins Lectures

Repeats every day, 3 times .
4:00pm

4:00pm
4:00pm

Location: 

Hiphop Archive & Research Institute at the Hutchins Center, 104 Mount Auburn Street, 3R, Cambridge, MA

Exiting Slavery, Entering Reconstruction, and Enduring Jim Crow: Understanding Mental Illness and Mental Health in Black Communities from the Civil War to World War II

Monday: When The Demons Are From Within

Tuesday: When Is It Ever Safe?

Wednesday: When Humor Is The Answer

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2018 Apr 30
2018 Apr 26

the Romance Languages and Literatures Department will celebrate Sant Jordi, the Day of Books and Roses!

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Memorial Church porch (Harvard Yard

In case of rain: we will meet at Boylston Hall, 4th floor.

This year we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the death of Maria Mercè Marçal, and recognize three other major writers of literary classics who died on or around April 23, Saint George's Day: William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616) and Josep Pla (1897-1981...

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2018 Apr 26

RL&L: 'To Leave or Stay?' History, Politics, and Existential Choice in the Films of István Szabó

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Boylston Hall, Fong Auditorium

The Department of Comparative Literature cordially invites you to

The second annual Svetlana Boym Memorial Lecture by:

Susan Rubin Suleiman (Harvard University, C. Douglas Dillon Research Professor of the Civilization of France & Research Professor of Comparative Literature)

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2018 Apr 24
2018 Apr 23

RL&L: Making Universals: Portuguese Manuscript Atlases, 1550-1580

5:00pm

Location: 

Dana Palmer House, Room 102, 16 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Ayesha Ramachandran, Yale University

What is the origin of the world atlas as we know it today? And why should this genealogy matter to us now? This talk focuses on the small corpus of surviving Portuguese portolan-style manuscript “universal atlases” from the second half of the sixteenth century, which offer an alternate history for the atlas in modernity. Rather than deriving from such printed compilations as Abraham...

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2018 Apr 23

WIGH/WCFIA: Presentations by Graduate Students Jesus Solis & David Sadighian

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Presentations by Graduate Students

"Black Market Empire: American Cigarettes and the Global Black Market after World War II"
Jesus Solis, PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University

"World Plans: Beaux-Arts Design as Cultural Internationalism, c.1900-1940"
David Sadighian, PhD Candidate in History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University

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2018 Apr 17

Harvard Divinity School: Making Disciples: Women, Missions, and Colonial Education in the Early 20th-Century Philippines

12:00pm

Location: 

Common Room, Center for the Study of World Religions Harvard Divinity School, 42 Francis Avenue

Lunch will be provided

Women’s Studies in Religion Program

Laura R. Prieto, PhD (Simmons College)

Visiting Professor of Women’s Studies and American Religious History

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