Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Nov 17

American Studies: "Just a Jornalist: Reflections on journalism, life, and the spaces between" | Linda Greenhouse

Tue - Thu, Nov 20 to Nov 22, 5:30pm - 5:30pm

Location: 

Sackler Auditorium, 485 Broadway, Cambridge, Massachusetts

2015 Massey Lectures...

 LINDA GREENHOUSE

“Just a Journalist: Reflections on journalism, life, and the spaces between”

 Tuesday, November 17, 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 19, 5:30 p.m.

A reception will follow the lecture on Tuesday, November 17
Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge

 Parking available at the Broadway Garage, 7 Felton Street, during the lectures and reception

 Free and open to the public.

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2015 Nov 17

Kirkland House: Marlon James, Author of “A Brief History of Seven Killings”

4:00pm

Location: 

Kirkland House Junior Common Room

Conversations with Kirkland

presents

Marlon James

Author and winner of the 2015 Man Booker Prize 
for his novel “A Brief History of Seven Killings”


Moderated by award winning author and journalist

Scott Poulson-Bryant

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 4:00 PM
Kirkland House Junior Common Room


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2015 Nov 16

CMES: " Muslims in Europe in the Interwar Years: A Trans-Cultural Perspective" | Umar Ryad

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

CMES, Room 102 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

The CMES Director’s Series and

The Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Program

 present 

 Muslims in Europe in the Interwar Years:

A Trans-Cultural Perspective 

 Umar Ryad

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Utrecht University

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2015 Nov 20

Workshop in Culture, History, and Society: "The Rise of China in the Global Art Market"

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 1550

This seminar is open to Harvard affiliates and members of the Cambridge and Boston academic community. Members of the public may attend only upon receiving specific permission from the chairs.

Speaker:

Larissa Buchholz, Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows.

Discussant:

Michèle LamontCenter Director;...

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2015 Nov 16
2015 Nov 16

STS: "What We Talk About When We Talk About Disasters: Early Modern Precedents for Twenty-First Century Disaster Management"

12:15pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Pierce Hall Room 100F, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA

Speaker:

Saptarishi Bandopadhyay, SJD Candidate, Harvard Law School.

Contact:

Shana Rabinowich
shana_rabinowich@hks.harvard.edu

Chair:

Sheila Jasanoff, Faculty Associate. Pforzheimer Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Harvard Kennedy School.

Lunch is provided if you RSVP via our online form by...

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2015 Nov 13

Economic History Workshop: "Popular Contention and State Formation in Colombia"

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Littauer Center, 1805 Cambridge Street, M-16

Speaker:

James Robinson, Professor, the Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago.

Contact:

Gia Petrakis
gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu
617-496-5079

Moderators:

Melissa DellFaculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Claudia Goldin, Henry Lee Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Nathan Nunn...

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2015 Nov 13

SAI: "The Other One Percent: Indians in America"

2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S050, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

Joint Seminar on South Asian Politics

Devesh Kapur, Director, Center for the Advanced Study of India, Professor of Political Science, Madan Lal Sobti Chair for the Study of Contemporary India, University of Pennsylvania 

Chair: Akshay Mangla, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Devesh...

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2015 Dec 07

SoHP: "John Hines on scientific chronological framework of Anglo-Saxon England"

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

John Hines, Professor of Anglo-Saxon Archaeology & Old English, Cardiff University

"Radiocarbon, Statistics and Archaeology: Building a scientific chronological framework for Early Anglo-Saxon England and its implications."

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2015 Dec 04

History of Art & Arch Symposium: "Cameras in Turmoil: The Apparatus of Reproduction in Japan and America, 1960-1975"

9:00am to 5:30pm

Location: 

Deknatel Hall -- Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

A daylong symposium investigating the social, aesthetic, and technological dimensions of Cold War photography.

With presentations by:

Kate Bussard, Princeton University Art Museum
Robin Kelsey, Harvard University
Yasufumi Nakamori, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Franz Prichard, Princeton University
Joshua Shannon, University of Maryland
Blake Stimson, University of Illinois, Chicago
Matthew Witkovsky...

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