History Events

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 Oct 13

“History at Harvard and Beyond” -Alumni Panel Event

6:00pm

Location: 

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

Interested in the History Concentration?
Come hear and history alumni talk about their careers after Harvard and current students discuss their experiences studying history. Prof. Ann Blair, History DUS, will also give a brief overview of the various History 97s.

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