Elsewhere at Harvard

2017 Feb 13

Dept. of Anthropology: The Good Road: Conscience and Consciousness in a Postrevolutionary Mayan Village

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum, Room 12, 21 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA

For more information, see the Anthropology Website.

Speaker: Carlota McAllister, Associate Professor of Anthropology, York University

The events are open to the public. A paper will be pre-circulated a week...

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2017 Feb 09

DRCLAS: Arts and Sciences Workshop: After Human Rights. Latin American Art and Literature in the Last Turn of the Century

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S-250, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Speaker: Fernando J. Rosenberg, Professor of Hispanic Studies and Comparative Literature, Brandeis University 

Series co-chaired and moderated by Mariano Siskind, Professor and Chair, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures, and Brian D. Farrell, Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; Professor, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology 

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2017 Feb 02

DRCLAS: Mirage. The Films of Ana Mendieta

7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Exiled from Cuba to the United States in 1961, artist filmmaker Ana Mendieta (b.1948) never forgot the ache of leaving her home, family and native soil. Running through her Super 8, 16mm and video work, this theme of displacement speaks directly to Harvard Art Museums’ current exhibition Doris Salcedo: The Materiality of Mourning.

The David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard (DRCLAS), Harvard Art Museums, and the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts present an evening of Mendieta's...

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2017 Apr 04

CMES: Dynamics Of Human Occupations And Evolution Of Settlements In The Bukhara Oasis

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

 

Rocco RanteThe Center for Middle Eastern Studies presents

Rocco Rante
Archaeologist, Louvre Museum

This talk focuses on the dynamics of human occupations ensuing from water needs in the area of the Zerafšan delta. The recent geo-archaeological...

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2017 Mar 23

CMES: Examining The Egyptian-Saudi Dispute Over The Red Sea Islands: Political And Legal Implications For The Middle East

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel 262, 1737 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA

 

Khaled FahmyThe WCFIA/CMES Middle East Seminar presents

Khaled Fahmy
Shawwaf Visiting Professor of Modern Middle East History, CMES; Professor of History, American University in Cairo

Khaled Fahmy is the Shawwaf Visiting Professor of Modern Middle Eastern Studies at...

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2017 Feb 01

CMES: Executive Order Reaction - Town Hall Meeting

4:00pm to 5:15pm

Location: 

Science Center, Hall B, 1 Oxford St, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

The Office of Vice Provost for International Affairs, the Harvard International Office and the HLS Immigration and Refugee Clinic present

Executive Order Reaction - Town Hall Meeting

Members of the Harvard community who are affected by the orders, or who believe they may be affected, as well as other interested members of the Harvard community, are welcome to attend.  Please pass the word to all affected.

Hosted by Vice Provost Mark Elliott and the Office of the Vice Provost for...

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2017 Feb 23

Dept. of Anthropology: Sacred Nation: Chinese Museums and the Legacy of Empire

6:00pm

Location: 

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Race, Representation, and Museums Lecture Series 

Magnus Fiskesjö, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Cornell University

The official Chinese view of China’s history and national identity has been transformed in recent decades from a tale of revolutionary class struggle into a story of ancient and unbroken national and imperial glory. This shift can be discerned in both new and restored Chinese museums and memorial sites commemorating recent and past heroes. Magnus Fiskesjö will discuss the current boom in China’s “culture...

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2017 Feb 17

Weatherhead Center: Economic History Workshop

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center,1805 Cambridge Street, M16, Cambridge, MA

Speaker: 

Petra MoserAssociate Professor of, Economics, Stern School of Business, New York 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 Economics, Harvard University...

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2017 Feb 14

Weatherhead Center: "Why do Voters Elect Celebrities? Evidence from Japan"

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building (K262),Bowie-Vernon Room, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

 

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

Speaker:

Justin ReevesPostdoctoral Fellow, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University; Assistant Professor of Political Science, Southern Methodist University.

Moderator:

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2017 Feb 10

Weatherhead Center: "Scientific Revolution: Institutions and the Intellectual Rise of the Western World"

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center,1805 Cambridge Street, M16, Cambridge, MA

 

Economic History Workshop

Speaker: 

Eric Chaney, Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu
Chairs:

Eric Chaney, Faculty Associate. Assistant...

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