Past Events

  • 2020 Feb 18

    History and Economics Seminar

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Public Gathering Room (S030)

    "Empires of Vice: The Rise of Opium Prohibition across Southeast Asia"

    Speaker:

    Diana Kim, Assistant Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.

    Comments:

    Emma Rothschild, Director, Center for History and Economics; Faculty Associate. Jeremy and Jane Knowles Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Emily Gauthier
    gauth@fas.harvard.edu

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  • 2020 Feb 18

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    “Revolution Goes East: Imperial Japan and Soviet Communism”

    Speaker:

    Tatiana Linkhoeva, Assistant Professor, Department of History, New York University.

    Moderator:

    Ian Miller, Professor of History, Department of History of Science and Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations; Chair, Program in History and East Asian Languages (HEAL), Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Emma Duncan
    eduncan@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2020 Feb 18

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S250

    "Bureaucratic Entrepreneurs, Reputations, and Shocks: A Theory of Transnational Bureaucratic Cooperation on Migration Control"

    Speaker: 

    Angie Bautista-Chavez, Executive Committee; Graduate Student Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Moderator:

    Frances Hagopian, Faculty Associate (on leave fall 2019). Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jillian Scales
    jscales@fas.harvard.edu

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  • 2020 Feb 14

    Seminar in Economic History

    1:15pm to 2:45pm

    Location: 

    Littauer Center for Public Administration, North Yard, M-16

    “Andrew Jackson’s Bank War and the Panic of 1837”

    Speaker:

    Eric Hilt, Professor, Department of Economics, Wellesley College.

    Co-sponsored by the Economics Department, Harvard University.

    Contact: 

    Liz Thach
    elizabeth_thach@fas.harvard.edu

  • 2020 Feb 12

    Harvard International & Global History Seminar (HIGHS)

    3:45pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street, History Department Conference Room

    "East Unites with West': African American Women’s Visions of Japan in the Early Twentieth Century"

    Speaker:

    Keisha N. Blain, Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Pittsburgh; Hutchins Fellow, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research.

    Contact:

    Marino Auffant
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  • 2020 Feb 11

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

    "The Evolving Process of U.S.-Japan Security Arrangements"

    Speaker:

    Shinsuke Sugiyama, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the United States of America, Embassy of Japan.

    Moderator:

    Christina L. Davis, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor of Government; Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.    

    Contact:

    Emma Duncan
    eduncan@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2020 Feb 11

    Culture and Social Analysis Workshop

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 450

    "Veganized: How Cultural Entrepreneurs Mainstreamed a Movement" 

    Speaker:

    Nina Gheihman, Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    "Quantification and Bureaucracy: Social Categories, Regulatory Issue Areas, and the Federal Regulatory State"

    Speaker:

    Elliot Stoller, PhD candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    Co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Lisa Albert
    lalbert@fas.harvard.edu

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  • 2020 Feb 11

    Tuesday Seminar on Latin American Studies

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S250

    "Coproduction of Health Care for Indigenous Women"

    Speaker: 

    Tulia Falleti, Class of 1965 Endowed Term Professor of Political Science; Director of Latin American and Latino Studies Program; Senior Fellow Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania.

    Moderator:

    Frances Hagopian, Faculty Associate (on leave fall 2019). Jorge Paulo Lemann Senior Lecturer on Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Jillian Scales
    jscales@fas.harvard.edu

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