Events

  • Mar 03

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Politics

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, S250

    "Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana"

    Speakers:

    William LeoGrande, Professor, Department of Government, School of Public Affairs, American University.

    Peter Kornbluh, Director of the National Security Archive's Chile Documentation Project and Cuba Documentation Project.

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

    Contact:

    Nicole Miozza
    nmiozza@fas.harvard.edu

  • Mar 03

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    “Sino-Japanese Crisis (In)Stability in the East China Sea”

    Speakers:

    Adam P. Liff, Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program; Assistant Professor, School of Global and International Studies (SGIS), Indiana University.

    Andrew S. Erickson, Associate Professor, US Naval War College.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Mar 03

    Opening Reception: The Politickle Pickle

    6:30pm to 7:30pm

    Location: 

    Monroe C. Gutman Library Gallery, 6 Appian Way

    "'The Politickle Pickle', An Exhibition of Cartoons & Caricatures on International Affairs"

    Artist:

    Shreyas Navare, Fellow, WCFIA Fellows Program. Editorial Cartoonist, Hindustan Times.

    Introductions:

    Steven Seidel, The Patricia Bauman and John Landrum Bryant Senior Lecturer on Arts and Education; Faculty Director, Arts in Education Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education.

    María Fernanda Campo, Fellow, WCFIA Fellows Program. Former Minister of Education, Colombia.

    Co-sponsored by the Arts-in-Education Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education; the South Asia Institute; the Asia Center; and the Weatherhead Center Fellows Program, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Sarah Quinn Ezzarghani
    saq607@mail.harvard.edu

  • Mar 04

    International Economics Workshop

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Littauer Center M-15

    "The Determinants of Quality Specialization"

    Speaker:

    Jonathan Dingel, Assistant Professor of Economics, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago.

    Contact:

    Jane Trahan
    jtrahan@harvard.edu

  • Mar 04

    European Union Study Group

    4:15pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    The Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, 27 Kirkland Street, Goldman Room

    "Is the Euro Area Heading back into Crisis?"

    Speaker:

    Erik Jones, Director of European and Eurasian Studies, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), The Johns Hopkins University.

    Discussant:

    Daniela Schwarzer, Senior Director for Research and Director of European Programs, German Marshall Fund of the United States, Berlin; Senior Research Professor, Department for European and Eurasian Studies, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), The Johns Hopkins University.

    Co-sponsored by the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Ann Townes
    atownes@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Mar 05

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Belfer Case Study Room (S020), Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse

    "Japan's Aging Society and the Role of Higher Education"

    Speaker:

    Atsushi Seike, President, Keio University.

    Moderator:

    J. Mark Ramseyer, Mitsubishi Professor of Japanese Legal Studies, Harvard Law School.

    Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Mar 05

    Conversations Across Borders: A Workshop in Transnational Studies

    4:15pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Center for European Studies, Busch Hall, 27 Kirkland Street, Goldman Room

    "Immigration and the Republican Model in France"

    Speaker:

    James Hollifield, Professor and Director, the Tower Center for Political Studies, Southern Methodist University.

    Co-sponsored by the Transnational Studies Initiative and the Contemporary European Politics Group, with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States.

    Contact:

    Charlotte Lloyd
    charlottelloyd@fas.harvard.edu

  • Mar 06

    Economic History Workshop

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Littauer M-16, North Yard

    "Educational Outcomes of Biological versus Adopted Children in 1880-1930 and 2000"

    Speakers:

    Chiaki Moriguchi, Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research; Professor, Institute for Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo.

    John Parman, Assistant Professor of Economics, College of William and Mary.

    Contact:

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

  • Mar 09

    Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Seminar

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street, Lower Level Library

    "The Migrants’ Body at Work: Regimes of Mobility, Borders, and Labor"

    Speaker:

    Claudia Bernardi, Fellow, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. PhD in Euro-American Studies, Department of Language, Literature and Culture, University of Roma Tre.

    Commentator:

    Franco Barchiesi, Associate Professor of African American and African Studies, The Ohio State University.

    Graduate Student Commentator:

    Ben Goossen, PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jessica Barnard
    jbarnard@fas.harvard.edu

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