History Events

2016 Oct 14

Contesting the English Revolution: A Conference in Memory of Mark Kishlansky

Fri - Sat, Oct 14 to Oct 15, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Location: 

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

A Conference in Memory of Mark Kishlansky

Harvard University October 14 – 15, 2016


Organized by

Paul Halliday, University of Virginia Eleanor Hubbard, Princeton University Scott Sowerby, Northwestern University

Cosponsored with
the Department of History at Harvard University


SCHEDULE: 

Friday, October 14...

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2016 Apr 28

History Undergraduate Office: Tempus and Concentrators’ Reception

4:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Great Space

Find out more about the Undergraduate Publication "Tempus" and meet fellow concentrators and Faculty!

The History Undergraduate Office and TEMPUS, Harvard's undergraduate journal of history, invite you to join us in celebrating the publication of the Spring 2016 issue and the end of spring classes.  Refreshments will be served.

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2016 Mar 09

History Department Seminar: "Scale in History"

4:00pm

Location: 

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

with Prof. Sunil Amrith, Prof. Joyce Chaplin, Prof. Maya Jasanoff, and Prof. Kirsten Weld 

In this seminar, Professors Amrith, Chaplin, Jasanoff, and Weld will discuss how they each approach the question of scale — whether geographic, temporal, topical, disciplinary, or spatial — in their research, writing, and teaching.

2015 Dec 02

SAI: "Reflections on Migration and Indentured Servitude: A Talk by Gaiutra Bahadur

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CGIS S001, 1730 Cambridge St.

In this talk, Bahadur will offer her reflections on migration and indentured servitude. Gaiutra Bahadur is an award-winning American journalist who writes frequently about migration, literature, and gender. Her reporting, criticism, and essays have appeared in the New York Times Book Review, Dissent, History Today, Washington Post Book World, The Nation, Foreign Policy Magazine, The Virginia Quarterly Review, The (London) Observer and Ms., among other publications. For more information, see attached pdf.

2015 Nov 17

Program in US-Japan Relations: Rethinking Militarism and Conservatism in 20th Century | Danny Orbach, Andrew Levidis

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Danny Orbach
Postdoctoral Fellow, WCFIA Program on U.S-Japan Relations, Harvard University

“The Taiwan Expedition of 1874 and the Roots of Japanese Military Disobedience”

Andrew Levidis
Postdoctoral Fellow, WCFIA Program on U.S-Japan Relations, Harvard University

“Japanese Conservatism from the China War to the Great East Asia War (1937-41)”...

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