Elsewhere at Harvard

2021 Feb 23

Walter Johnson in Conversation with Cornel West on the Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States

6:00pm

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Zoom (RSVP Required)

A discussion of Walter Johnson's new book, The Broken Heart of America: St. Louis and the Violent History of the United States.

From Lewis and Clark’s 1804 expedition to the 2014 uprising in Ferguson, American history has been made in St. Louis. The city exemplifies how imperialism, racism, and capitalism have persistently entwined to corrupt the nation’s past. St. Louis was a staging post for Indian removal and imperial expansion, and its wealth grew on the backs of its poor black...

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2021 Mar 01

Wellness Day

(All day)

For more information on FAS Faculty Meetings, please see the following link: https://www.fas.harvard.edu/news/harvard-college-spring-2021-plan Read more about Wellness Day
2021 Feb 05

Wellness Day

(All day)

For more information on FAS Faculty Meetings, please see the following link: https://www.fas.harvard.edu/news/harvard-college-spring-2021-plan Read more about Wellness Day
2021 Jan 15

Shopping Week

Fri Jan 15 (All day) to Thu Jan 21 (All day)

More information on shopping week can be found here: https://registrar.fas.harvard.edu/shopping-week-registration#dates Read more about Shopping Week
2020 Dec 07

Trauma and Transcendence: the Shadow of the Holocaust on an Israeli Sinologist

8:30pm to 10:00pm

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Zoom (RSVP Required)

 

Harvard-Yenching Institute Visiting Scholar Talk

Song Lihong (Professor, Department of Religious Studies and Glazer Institute of Jewish and Israel Studies, Nanjing University; HYI Visiting Scholar 2020-21)

Chair/discussant: David Stern (Harry Starr Professor of Classical and Modern Jewish and Hebrew Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University)

The late Irene Eber (1929-2019), professor of East Asian Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a long-time affiliate of the...

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2020 Dec 08

Dr. Nathan Spannaus Preserving Islamic Tradition: Abu Nasr Qursawi and the Beginnings of Modern Reformism

12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Zoom (RSVP Required)

Join us for the Program in Islamic Law’s Academic Year 2020-2021 Book Talk Webinar Series!

On Tuesday, December 8, Dr. Nathan Spannaus (University of Jyväskylä, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy) will speak on his new book,...

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2020 Dec 09

Comparative Inequality and Inclusion Cluster Special Seminar | Multidisciplinary Approaches to Studying Social Change

12:00pm to 2:00pm

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Zoom (RSVP Required)

Join us as we explore different ways to study social change. Cluster Chair Michèle Lamont will speak, and also moderate the Q&A session. She will be joined by four members of the Cluster Steering Committee.

Speakers:

Daniel Carpenter, Allie S. Freed Professor of Government, Department of...

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2020 Dec 15

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