Elsewhere at Harvard

2016 Oct 11

History of Capitalism Dissertation Workshop

6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Upper Library

Presenter: 

Liang Xu, "Family Governmentality and Flexible Accumulation: Toward a Cultural Analysis of Chinese Garment Producers in South Africa"

2016 Sep 27

History of Capitalism Dissertation Workshop

6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall

Program on the Study of Capitalism

Presenters:

Rudi Batzell, "Terrains of Inequality and Work: Patriarchal Households and Proprietary Firms"

2016 Sep 30

Weatherhead Center: “Turkey, The Gulen Movement and the AKP: After the Coup Attempt”

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

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

Turkey in the Modern World Seminar

Speaker:

Ahmet Şık, Investigative Journalist, Writer, and Winner of UNESCO's Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize.

Contact:

Jessica Barnard
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2016 Sep 30

Weatherhead Center: "Extraordinary Conditions: Culture and Experience in Mental Illness."

10:00am to 11:50am

Location: 

William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 1550

Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry, and Global Mental Health

"Extraordinary Conditions: Culture and Experience in Mental Illness."

Speaker:

Janis H. Jenkins, Professor of Anthropology and Psychiatry, Department of Anthropology, Division of Social Sciences Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine University of California at San Diego.

Co-sponsored by the Department of...

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2016 Sep 29

Weatherhead Initiative on Gender Inequality Seminar

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, S153

WIGI Undergraduate Research Fellows Present Summer Research

Speakers:

Quynh-Nhu Le,Undergraduate Research Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Gender Inequality. Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard College.

Domenica Merino,Undergraduate Associate; Simmons Family Research Fellow; Undergraduate...

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2016 Sep 27

Weatherhead Center: "Legislative Gender Quotas and Feminist Policymaking in Argentina and Mexico"

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S250

"Legislative Gender Quotas and Feminist Policymaking in Argentina and Mexico"

Speaker:

Jennifer PiscopoAssistant Professor of Politics, Occidental College; Peggy Rockefeller Visiting Scholar, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University

Contact:

Isade Salcedo 
...

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2016 Sep 20

Weatherhead Center: Economic Development Workshop: “The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality”

2:45pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Hall, 12 Harvard Yard, Room 104

“The Morale Effects of Pay Inequality”

Speaker:

Emily BrezaAssociate Professor of Business, Columbia Business School.

Contacts:

Caitlin Kupsc 
kupsc@fas.harvard.edu

Jeanne Winner 
jwinner@fas.harvard.edu

Chairs:

Michael KremerFaculty Associate. Gates Professor of Developing Societies, Department of Economics, Harvard University....

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2016 Sep 20

Weatherhead/DRCLAS: Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Politics

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, Room S250, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

"Latin American Party Systems: Institutionalization and Erosion"

Speaker:

Scott MainwaringJorge Paulo Lemann Professor Brazil Studies; Faculty Co-chair, the Harvard Brazil Studies Program, Harvard Kennedy School.

Co-sponsored by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University.

Contact:

Isade Salcedo 
isalcedo@fas.harvard.edu ...

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2016 Sep 19

Weatherhead Center: International Economics Workshop

2:30pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Littauer Center, 1805 Cambridge Street, M15

"Cross-Sectional Patterns of Mortgage Debt during the Housing Boom: Evidence and Implications"

Speaker:

Christopher FooteProfessor of the Practice, Department of Economics, Harvard University; Senior Economist and Policy Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

Co-sponsored by the Economics Department, Harvard University.

Contact:

Cynthia Gomez 
Cgomez@fas.harvard.edu ...

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2016 Nov 14

WIGH Seminar: Liliana Obregón, "Writing International Legal History during the Long Nineteenth Century: Lawyers as Global Historians 1750 -1900"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

"Writing  International  Legal  History  during  the  Long  Nineteenth  Century: Lawyers  as Global Historians 1750 -1900"
Speaker: Liliana Obregón, WIGH Visiting Fellow, Spring 2017; Santo Domingo Visiting Scholar, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University, Fall 2016; Associate Professor in International Law, University of Los Andes Law School, Colombia

Commentator: ...

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2016 Oct 31

WIGH Seminar: Sebastian Schmidt, "Global History of Global Cities"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

"Global History of Global Cities"
Sebastian Schmidt, Fellow, WIGH; PhD, History, Theory & Criticism of Architecture and Art, MIT

 

Commentator: Eve Blau, Adjunct Professor of the History and Theory of Urban Form and Design, Harvard University Graduate School of Design

Graduate...

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2016 Oct 17

WIGH Seminar: Shubhankita Ojha, “Embracing Waterfronts: Dock Worker Solidarities in International Perspective”

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

“Embracing Waterfronts: Dock Worker Solidarities in International Perspective”

 

Speaker:

Shubhankita OjhaGlobal Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University. PhD, Department of History, University of Delhi.

Commentator:

Sugata Bose,...

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2016 Nov 18

MIT: COWRIES AND THE ZOMIA PORT OF SYLHET

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Building E51 Room 275 Corner of Amherst and Wadsworth Streets, Cambridge, MA

WORLD HISTORY SEMINAR SERIES 2016-17

David Ludden, Professor of History
New York University

2016 Sep 16

MIT: South Asia's Coastal Frontiers

2:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

MIT Campus Building E-51-Room 095, 70 Memorial Drive, Cambridge

WORLD HISTORY SEMINAR SERIES 2016-17

Sunil Amrith, Mehra Family Professor of South Asian Studies, Harvard University 
with the Seminar on Environmental and Agricultural History 

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