History Events

2018 Oct 04

Parody, Appropriation, and Displacement in Early Modern Bengali Sufi Fictions: or Navigating the Realm of the Imaginaire

5:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Lower Library

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Featuring:

Tony K. Stewart, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Chair in Humanities, Vanderbilt University

Sponsor:

Asia Center Borders in Modern Asia Seminar Series

Chaired by:

Sugata Bose, Gardiner Professor of History and Sunil Amrith, Mehra Family Professor of South Asian...

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2018 Sep 27

Conversations in API Studies: Consequences of US Militarism in Asia and the Pacific

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Lower Library, Robinson Hall

Hosted by the Program on Ethnicity, Migration, and Rights and supported by the Warren Center

 

SPEAKERS

Simeon Man (UC San Diego)

Dean Itsuji Saranillio (New York University)

Juliet Nebolon (Harvard University)

Genevieve Clutario (Harvard University)

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2018 Sep 24

Jill Lepore presents These Truths: A History of the United States

7:00pm

Location: 

First Parish Church 1446 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard Book Store welcomes acclaimed historian and writer JILL LEPORE—the award-winning author of The Secret History of Wonder Woman and Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin—for a discussion of her latest book, These Truths: A History of the United States.

For...

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2018 Sep 25

Special Series: on the Future of Democracy in Japan and Asia: "When Revolutions Fail: Japan’s 1960 Protests and the Contemporary World"

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

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Nick Kapur, Assistant Professor of History, Rutgers University

Moderator: Andrew Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University

Co-...

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2018 Sep 10

Deadline for Call for Proposals: Workshop on New Directions in the History of Central and Inner Asia

(All day)

Location: 

Meetings to be held in CGIS South 450

This year marks the sixth installment of the workshop, generously sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Over the past five years, this has been an extremely productive venue for graduate students (both Harvard students and visitors) to present their own work and to engage with invited visiting scholars on questions of research methodology and public presentation.  

If you would be interested in presenting, please send an abstract (or other short description of what you’d like to talk about) to Belle Cheves (bcheves@g.harvard.edu​) and Erin...

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2018 Dec 03

Undergraduate End of Term and Tempus Reception

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Great Space, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

The History Undergraduate Office is holding its second concentration party of the semester to welcome new sophomore concentrators and the new issue of TEMPUS, Harvard's undergraduate journal of history.  Please stop by to enjoy light refreshments, meet your colleagues—old and new!—in the history department, and congratulate the authors of our excellent papers.

*Note: for Harvard University Faculty and Students interested in the Undergraduate History Program and it's courses/research.

(Not open to the Public.)

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