Special Event

  • 2017 Mar 30

    Special Event

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Emerson Hall, Room 210

    “Undocumented Knowledge: Students, Borders, and the Politics of Sanctuary”

    Panelists:

    Prerna Lal, Staff Attorney / Clinical Supervisor, Immigration Practice, East Bay Community Law Center.

    Lisa Lowe, Distinguished Professor; Director, Center for the Humanities, Tufts University.

    Keish Kim, American Studies graduate student, Harvard University.

    Medhin Paolos, Asmarina Project, and Rete G2 Milano.

    Maurice Stierl, Visiting Assistant Professor University of California, Davis.

    Co-sponsored by the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, Harvard University.

  • 2017 Apr 06

    Special Event: STS Program Atomic Imaginaries Public Lecture

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Law School, Austin Hall, Room 111

    "Nuclear Chimeras: Britain’s Slow Death as a Nuclear Power”

    Keynote Speaker:

    Jonathon Porritt, Co-Founder of Forum for the Future; Author of The World We Made.

    Panelists:

    Carol Cohn, Director, Consortium on Gender, Security & Human Rights,University of Massachusetts, Boston.

    Allison Macfarlane, Professor of Public Policy and International Affairs and Director, Center for International Science and Technology Policy, George Washington University.

    Jayita Sarkar, Assistant Professor of International Relations, Boston University.

    Daniel Schrag, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology; Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering; Director, Harvard University Center for the Environment; Director, Science, Technology and Public Policy Program, Harvard University.

    Co-sponsored by the Institute for Global Law and Policy and the Harvard University Center for the Environment.

    Contact:

    Shana Ashar
    shana_ashar@hks.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Apr 10

    Culture Beyond Borders: The Roma Connection Conference

    9:00am to 5:15pm

    Location: 

    Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Room 133

    The FXB Center for Health and Human Rights will host the Fifth Annual Roma Conference, "Culture Beyond Borders: The Roma Contribution", at Harvard University to mark International Roma Day. The event will bring together academic, literary, artistic, and student communities to explore the contributions of the Roma community to global culture, arts, and material production.

    Co-sponsored by by the Berklee College of Music; the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies; the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights; the Mahindra Humanities Center; the Department of Music; and the Provost’s Fund for Interfaculty Collaboration, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Margareta Matache
    mmatache@hsph.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Apr 19

    Special Event | This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate with Naomi Klein

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    The First Parish in Cambridge, Unitarian Universalist, 1446 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Admission is free. Tickets are required. Limit of 2 tickets per person. Tickets must be picked up in person at the Harvard Box Office located at 10 Holyoke Street (Farkas Hall) starting Wed, April 5th and are not available online or by phone.

    For more information, including speaker bio and social media links, please visit our "This Changes Everything" conference page.

  • 2017 Apr 27

    Europe on Credit Series

    4:15pm to 6:15pm

    Location: 

    Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Busch Hall, 27 Kirkland Street, Lower Level Conference Room

    "The Jubilee: Debt Forgiveness in Modern Europe"

    Speaker:

    Harold James, Claude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies; Professor of History and International Affairs, Princeton University; Director, Program in Contemporary European Politics and Society, Princeton University.

    Convener:

    Mary D. Lewis, Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, Department of History, Harvard University. Emmanuel Bouju, Institut Universitaire de France and Université de Rennes.

    Co-sponsored by the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University, and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy, Washington, DC.

    Contact:

    Sarah Banse
    sarahbanse@wcfia.harvard.edu