Elsewhere at Harvard

2016 Nov 16

CMES&History Workshop: Fitna: Civil War Or Sectarian Conflict? Understanding Political Violence Within The Post-Mandate Arab States

9:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

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

 

Center for Middle Eastern Studies and the Department of History present a workshop organized by Roger Owen and Adam Mestyan

This workshop aims to historicize violent conflicts in the states of the Post-Mandate territories and to understand the Arabic terminology of violence in a trans-temporal and trans-national framework. In order to do this, we propose three sessions:

  1. To problematize the terminology and political theory of civil war in Arabic, from Muslim...
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2016 Nov 15

Thai Studies Program: "The Invented Old Siamese Conceptions of the Monarchy

6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Belfer Case Study Room, S020, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge

Professor Thongchai Winichakul, Professor Emeritus of History,University of Wisconsin, Madison

The Third Annual Stanley J. Tambiah Lecture in Thai Studies

Sponsored by the Thai Studies Program at the Harvard University Asia Center

 

 

2016 Nov 17

History of Art & Arch: film Screening of "Reasonable Doubt" followed by Lecture BY Mieke Bal

5:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Sackler Building, Lecture Hall 029, 485 Broadway, Cambridge, MA

 

The Graduate Student Lecture Series of the Department of History of Art and Architecture presents

Mieke Bal

Cultural Theorist, Critic, Video Artist

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, University of Amsterdam

 

"Reasonable Doubt" & "Thinking in Film"

A FILM SCREENING AND LECTURE WITH MIEKE BAL

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2016 Nov 01

Divinity School: Victims and Survivors: Personal Testimonies to Life Beyond Sex Trafficking

5:15pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Common Room, CSWR, 42 Francis Ave. Cambridge

 

Stories of the victims and survivors of sex trafficking will help us see how the lack of conversations about sex and love drives the sex trafficking industry, as well as how religion and spirituality lead this conversation.

This event is the second seminar in a series of Junior Fellow seminars at CSWR. The event is organized by CSWR resident Evelyn Nam.

 

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