Past Events

  • 2017 Mar 28

    Cultural Politics: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)
    6:00pm to 7:30pm

    "Uncomfortable (Revolutionary) Monuments"

    Speaker:

    Jeffrey Schnapp, Affiliated Professor, Department of Architecture, Harvard Graduate School of Design; Professor of Romance Languages & Literature, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Heather Conrad
    hconrad@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 28

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    "Immigrant Incorporation in East Asian Democracies"

    Speaker:

    Erin Chung, Charles D. Miller Associate Professor of East Asian Politics; Director, East Asian Studies Program; Co-director, Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship (RIC) Program, Johns Hopkins University.

    Contact:

    Jenni Ting
    wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 28

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Politics

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S250
    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    "Women's Rights in Theory and Practice"

    Speaker:

    Mala Htun, Professor of Political Science, University of New Mexico.

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

    Contact:

    Isade Salcedo
    isalcedo@fas.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 28

    Canada Program Special Event

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S153
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    "Walking on Thin Ice: Entrepreneurship in Nunavik (Arctic Québec)"

    Speaker:

    Nathan Cohen-Fournier, Masters Student of International Business, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University.

    Contact:

    Helen Clayton
    canadawcfia@gmail.com

  • 2017 Mar 27

    Canada Seminar

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Doris and Ted Lee Gathering Room (S030)
    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    "Not P66 But P45: Constructing Religion at the Dawn of Alternative Facts"

    Speaker:

    Zeba Crook, Associate Professor of Religion, Carleton University.

    Contact:

    Helen Clayton
    canadawcfia@gmail.com

  • 2017 Mar 27

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, Room S050
    12:30pm to 1:45pm

    "Maritime Security in East Asia and the Japan-US Alliance: Prospects under the Trump Administration"

    Speaker:

    Hideshi Tokuchi, Distinguished Non-Resident Fellow, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA. Vice-Minister of Defense for International Affairs (2014-2015), Government of Japan.

    Contact:

    Jenni Ting
    wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 27

    Science, Technology, and Society Seminar: STS Circle at Harvard

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)
    12:15pm to 2:00pm

    "Eco Swaraj: Can India's Model of the the Micro Transform Development for the 21st Century?"

    Speaker: 

    Meera Subramanian, Freelance Journalist; Fellow, Knight Science Journalism Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Shana Ashar
    shana_ashar@hks.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 25

    Asian Borderlands Conference

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Belfer Case Study Room (S020)
    1:00pm to 6:00pm

    "Asian Borderlands"

    History Department Graduate Student Conference featuring papers on border-making and border-crossing in terrestrial and maritime Asia in the modern and early modern period. A variety of papers will be presented on topics related to political, economic, cultural, and intellectual history. Speakers will include doctoral students from Harvard University, Cornell University, and the University of Chicago. All are welcome and no prior registration is required.

    Contact:

    Aniket De
    aniket_de@g.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Mar 24

    Economic History Workshop

    Location: 

    Littauer Center, 1805 Cambridge Street, M16
    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    "Demographic Transition in Great Britain"

    Speaker:

    Nico Voigtlaender, Assistant Professor of Economics, Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Contact:

    Gia Petrakis
    gpetrakis@fas.harvard.edu

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