Past Events

  • 2022 Dec 02

    Herbert C. Kelman Seminar (Zoom)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online Only

    "Election Results in Israel: Implications for Israel's Democracy and its Future Relations with the US"

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Speaker:

    Nadav Tamir, Executive Director, J Street, Israel.

    Contact:

    Donna Hicks
    dhicks@wcfia.harvard.edu

    This event is online only. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

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  • 2022 Dec 01

    Middle East Seminar (Zoom)

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Online Only

    "The Responsibility to Protect and What it Means: The Case of Libya and Syria"

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Speaker:

    Basileus ZenoSessional Assistant Professor, Department of Politics, York University.

    Contact:

    Jessica Barnard
    jbarnard@wcfia.harvard.edu

    This event is online only. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

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  • 2022 Nov 30

    Book Talk (In Person)

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Boylston Hall, Harvard Yard, Fong Auditorium

    "White Thinking: Behind the Mask of Racial Identity"

    Speaker:

    Lilian Thuram, French author and former professional footballer.

    Contact:

    Jessica Barnard
    jbarnard@wcfia.harvard.edu

    Cosponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, Weatherhead Initiative on Global History, and Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

  • 2022 Nov 30

    HIGHS: Harvard International and Global History Seminar (Hybrid)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Hybrid Event

    “Failed Globalists: European Socialists, the Welfare State, and the Challenge of the Global South, 1919-2019”

    Attend this event (advance registration required)

    Speaker:

    Giuliana Chamedes, Associate Professor of History, Department of History, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

    Comment:

    David Spreen, Assistant Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

    James Evans, PhD candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Victoria Gonzalez Maltes
    vgonzalezmaltes@g.harvard.edu

    This is a hybrid event. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

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  • 2022 Nov 30

    World Cup Watch Party (In Person)

    10:00am to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Student Organization Center at Hilles (SOCH), 59 Shepard Street

    "Watch Party: Tunisia vs. France World Cup Match"

    Special Guest:

    Lilian Thuram, author, activist, and most capped player of the French National Team.

    Contact:

    Liz Flanagan
    elizabethflanagan@fas.harvard.edu

    Sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, the Sociology Department, and the Global Sports Initiative at WIGH 

    For more information, please visit the CMES event listing.

  • 2022 Nov 29

    Cultural Politics Seminar: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Zoom)

    6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Location: 

    Online Only

    "The Republic of Z: Putin’s Hyperreal War"

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Speaker:

    Nathan Goldstone, PhD Candidate, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Alberto Parisi
    albertoparisi@g.harvard.edu

    This event is online only. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

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  • 2022 Nov 29

    Culture and Social Analysis Workshop (Hybrid)

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Hybrid Event

    "Rigor and Innovation in Qualitative Methods: Interviews, Ethnographies, and Archives"

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Presenters:

    Japonica Brown-Saracino, Professor of Sociology and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Boston University.

    Andrew Deener, Professor of Sociology, University of Connecticut.

    Marco Garrido, Associate Professor of Sociology, The University of Chicago.

    Lynette Spillman, Professor of Sociology, University of Notre Dame.

    Moderators:

    Shira Zilberstein, Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    Derek Robey, Graduate Student Associate; Graduate Research Fellow, Canada Program. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Lisa Albert
    lalbert@fas.harvard.edu

    Cosponsored with the Sociology Qualitative Working Group.

    This is a hybrid event. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

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  • 2022 Nov 29

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies (Hybrid)

    12:00pm to 1:20pm

    Location: 

    Hybrid Event

    “Models of Labor Market Compensation in the COVID-19 Crisis in Latin America”

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Speaker: 

    Sebastián Etchemendy, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies, Torcuato Di Tella University, Argentina; DRCLAS Robert F. Kennedy Visiting Professor.

    Moderators:

    Steve LevitskyFaculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. David Rockefeller Professor of Latin American Studies, Department of Government; Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University.

    Frances HagopianFaculty Associate. Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Alisha HollandFaculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Research Cluster on Business and Government. Associate Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Paola Ibara
    pibarra@fas.harvard.edu

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  • 2022 Nov 28

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar (Zoom)

    8:00pm to 9:15pm

    Location: 

    Online Only

    "Economic Policy Agenda for the Indo-Pacific Region"

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Speakers:

    Aaron ForsbergMinister Counselor for Economic and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Embassy Tokyo.

    Rokuichiro Michii, Ambassador and Deputy Chief Negotiator for TPP, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of Japan.

    Moderator:

    Christina L. DavisDirector, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government; and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jennifer Crist
    jcrist@wcfia.harvard.edu

    This seminar is part of the Special Series on Policy Innovations in Crises, supported by a grant from the Japan Foundation. Cosponsored by the Japan Policy Network.

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