Elsewhere at Harvard

2017 Nov 02

Harvard-Yenching Inst. / Asia Center: River, Governance and Place: Sentiment in The Travels of Lao Can

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Hsu Hui-Lin, Associate Professor, Department of Chinese Literature, National Taiwan University; HYI Visiting Scholar

Chair/discussant: Karen Thornber, Victor and William Fung Director, Harvard University Asia Center and Professor of Comparative Literature and of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

Sponsored by the Harvard-Yenching Institute: co-sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center

2017 Oct 19

Harvard Divinity School: Sisters and Consorts, Adepts and Goddesses: Representation of Women in Early Saiva Bhairvatantras

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CSWR 202, 42 Francis Avenue, Cambridge

South Asian Religions Colloquium 2017-2018 Series

Shaman Hatley, Associate Professor of Asian Studies & Religious Studies, College of Liberal Arts, UMass Boston

Details: Sisters and Consorts, Adepts and Goddesses: Representation of Women in Early Saiva Bhairvatantras

Sponsored by the Harvard Divinity School
 

See also: Asia Center

2017 Oct 19

Harvard Yenching Institute: Embodied Virtue: How was Loyalty Edited and Performed in Late Imperial China?

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

Chiung-yun Evelyn Liu, Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy, Academia Sinica; HYI Visiting Scholar

Chair/discussant: Wai-yee Li, Professor of Chinese Literature, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

Details: Embodied Virtue: How was Loyalty Edited and Performed in Late Imperial China?

Sponsored by the Harvard Yenching Institute

2017 Oct 18

History of Art and Architecture: From Mandala to Palace: Transforming Space and Site at Qutan Monastery

5:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S250, 2nd Floor, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge

Aurelia Campbell, Assistant Professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Film at Boston College

Moderator: Eugene Wang, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art

Details: From Mandala to Palace: Transforming Space and Site at Qutan Monastery

Sponsored by the Department of History of Art and Architecture

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2017 Oct 31

CGIS Halloween

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Cafe, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Bubble tea! Churros! Empanadas!

The CGIS departments and international centers invite you to trick or treat around the world! Every center will be giving away snacks and candy! Stop by to learn more about student programs and funding for international travel or research. RSVP on Facebook!

The following centers are sponsoring this event: Harvard University Asia Center; Center for African Studies; Center for Middle Eastern...

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2017 Nov 02

Harvard Art Museums: Gallery Talk: Fluid Forms and Mobile Figures—Lacquer in 19th-Century Iran

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA 02138
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Harvard Art Museums present a gallery talk led by

Mary McWilliams
Norma Jean Calderwood Curator of Islamic and Later Indian Art, Harvard Art Museums

Gallery talks are free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are...

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2017 Oct 11

Harvard Art Museums: Gallery Talk: From Royal Fancy to Revolutionary Propaganda -- Photography in 19th-Century Iran

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA 0213

A Photographer's RoomHarvard Art Museums present a gallery talk led by

Mira Xenia Schwerda
PhD candidate in Middle Eastern studies and the history of art and architecture, CMES

Gallery talks are free...

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2017 Oct 17

CMES: How Security Laws Make Citizenship: The Institutional Legacies of the British Empire in Anti-Terror Laws in Israel and India

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CMES, Rm 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

Yael Berda

Academy Scholar, Harvard Academy for International & Regional Studies, WCFIA, Harvard University; Assistant Professor, Dept of Sociology & Anthropology, Hebrew University

 

The CES Colonial Encounters & Divergent...

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2017 Oct 18

CES: Salvemini Colloquium in Italian History and Culture — Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Adolphus Busch Hall, Lower Level Conference Room, 27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA
  • Harvey Sachs – Writer and Music Historian; Faculty Member, Curtis Institute of Music
  • Chair Charles Maier – Leverett Saltonstall Professor of History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty , CES, Harvard University; Director (1994-2001), CES, Harvard University
  • Welcome Remarks by Nicola De Santis...
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2017 Dec 01

Warren Center: Global American Studies Symposium, featuring panels on “Migration and the Transnational,” “Nations and Empires,” “Black Liberation across Centuries,” and “(Anti)-Imperialism.” More information to come

(All day)

Location: 

Barker Center, Thompson Room, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Friday, December 1 – Global American Studies Symposium, featuring panels on “Migration and the Transnational,” “Nations and Empires,” “Black Liberation across Centuries,” and “(Anti)-Imperialism.” More information to come. Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy St.

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