Special Event

Mar 25

The Politickle Pickle: A Conversation on Indo-US Relations

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Longfellow Hall, 13 Appian Way, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Elliot Lyman Room

"The Political Pickle: A Conversation on Indo-US Relations"

Speaker:

Tanvi Madan, Fellow, Foreign Policy Program, The Brookings Institution; Director, The India Project, The Brookings Institution.

Co-sponsored by South Asia Institute, Harvard Graduate School of Education, and the Asia Center, Harvard University.

Contact:

sainit@fas.harvard.edu

Mar 09

Special Event: Crossing Indigenous Boundaries

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street

"Crossing Indigenous Boundaries: A Panel Discussion"

Speakers:

Bain Attwood, Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies, Monash University.

Nicholas Bradley, William Lyon Mackenzie King Research Fellow, Canada Program. Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Victoria.

Philip Deloria, Carroll Smith-Rosenberg Collegiate Professor, Department of American Cultures, University of Michigan.

Moderator:

Maggie McKinley, Climenko Fellow, Harvard Law School.

Contact:

Nicholas Bradley
nbradley@wcfia.harvard.edu

Co-sponsored by the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology; Harvard University Native American Program; the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights with support from the Donald T. Regan Lecture Fund; the Committee on Australian Studies; the Department of English; and the Department of History, Harvard University.

Mar 13

Harvard Graduate Conference on International History (ConIH)

10:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 

Center for European Studies, Busch Hall, Lower Level Conference Room

"Transitions: States & Empires in the Longue Durée"

For full details about the conference and the registration link, please visit the conference website.

Co-sponsored by the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, the Department of History, the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, the Program on Global Society and Security, the South Asia Institute, and the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History.

Mar 12

Harvard Graduate Conference on International History (ConIH)

2:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Center for European Studies, Busch Hall, Lower Level Conference Room

"Transitions: States & Empires in the Longue Durée"

For full details about the conference and the registration link, please visit the conference website.

Co-sponsored by the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, the Department of History, the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, the Program on Global Society and Security, the South Asia Institute, and the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History.

Mar 07

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Conference

8:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Tsai Auditorium (S010)

"A History of Penal Regimes in Global Perspective, 1800-2014"

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Michel Foucault’s Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison (1975), the influential book that first opened a new line of inquiry into the study of the prison, the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History is planning a conference to spark a global conversation among researchers in the social sciences and humanities at work on the history of distinctive penal regimes. We are hosting over 25 speakers from all over the world - the complete program is available at http://wigh.wcfia.harvard.edu/content/conference-history-penal-regimes-g....

Sponsored by the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, with support from the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; the Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University; the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; the Harvard University Asia Center; and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University.

Mar 06

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Conference

8:30am to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Tsai Auditorium (S010)

"A History of Penal Regimes in Global Perspective, 1800-2014"

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Michel Foucault’s Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison (1975), the influential book that first opened a new line of inquiry into the study of the prison, the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History is planning a conference to spark a global conversation among researchers in the social sciences and humanities at work on the history of distinctive penal regimes. We are hosting over 25 speakers from all over the world - the complete program is available at http://wigh.wcfia.harvard.edu/content/conference-history-penal-regimes-g....

Sponsored by the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, with support from the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; the Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University; the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; the Harvard University Asia Center; and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University.

Mar 05

Weatherhead Initiative on Global History Conference

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Tsai Auditorium (S010)

"A History of Penal Regimes in Global Perspective, 1800-2014"

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Michel Foucault’s Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison (1975), the influential book that first opened a new line of inquiry into the study of the prison, the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History is planning a conference to spark a global conversation among researchers in the social sciences and humanities at work on the history of distinctive penal regimes. We are hosting over 25 speakers from all over the world - the complete program is available at http://wigh.wcfia.harvard.edu/content/conference-history-penal-regimes-g....

Sponsored by the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, with support from the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies; the Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University; the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; the Harvard University Asia Center; and the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University.

Feb 27

Special Event: Food+ Symposium

12:30pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Harvard University, Geological Museum Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA

The Weatherhead Center for International Affairs announces the first Harvard Research Symposium on the Nexus of Food, Agriculture, Environment, Health, and Society. The Food+ Symposium will feature twenty Harvard faculty members from eight schools and a dozen departments giving seven-minute "speed presentations" on their current Food+ research.

The goal of the Food+ Research Symposium is to provide attendees with a sense of the excitement and breadth of the Food+ research underway at Harvard and foster crossfertilization among researchers.

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

Feb 21

Harvard East Asia Society Conference

9:00am to 8:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Concourse Level

"Asia in Transformation"

February 20-21

Keynote Speakers:

Stephen Bosworth, Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government.

Eugene Wang, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Harvard University.

Co-sponsored by the Graduate Student Council.

Feb 20

Harvard East Asia Society Conference

7:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Asia Center Lounge

"Asia in Transformation"

February 20-21

Keynote Speakers:

Stephen Bosworth, Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government.

Eugene Wang, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Harvard University.

Co-sponsored by the Graduate Student Council.

Feb 05

Weatherhead Center Undergraduate Associates' Thesis Conference

12:15pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020

The Weatherhead Center invites you to its annual conference featuring senior-thesis research presentations by its Undergraduate Associates. For full details, including the agenda and presentation abstracts, please visit the conference website at http://conferences.wcfia.harvard.edu/undergraduate_thesis.

Contact:

Clare Putnam
cputnam@wcfia.harvard.edu
(617) 495-9899

Jan 28

CANCELLED: Special Event

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S050

Note: this event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled.

"The Politickle Pickle: A Conversation on Indo-US Relations"

Speakers:

Tanvi Madan, Fellow, Foreign Policy Program, The Brookings Institution; Director, The India Project, The Brookings Institution.

Co-sponsored by the Harvard South Asia Institute.

Contact:

Heather Conrad
hconrad@wcfia.harvard.edu

Dec 07

Special Event: The Politickle Pickle

(All day)

Location: 

CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Concourse Level

"The Politickle Pickle"

An Exhibition of Editorial Cartoons and Caricatures on India and the United States by

Shreyas Navare, Fellow, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs; Editorial Cartoonist, Hindustan Times; Author, The Politickle Pickle: Vol. 1 & 2.

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