Past Events

  • 2018 Feb 05

    Tim Barker (Harvard University) & Samantha Payne (Harvard University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Tim Barker's Title: "How to Pay for the War: The Political of Military Keynesianism in the United States, 1945-1979."

    Samantha Payne's Title: "The Last Atlantic Revolution: Emancipation and Reconstruction in the U.S. and Latin America."

    Presented by the Political Economy Workshop and the Charles Warren Center
  • 2018 Feb 01

    DACA Seminar Series: Aviva Chomsky (Salem State University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Robinson Hall, Upper Library
    Title: "They Take Our Jobs! And Other Myths about Immigration."
     
    Aviva Chomsky is Professor of History and Coordinator of Latin American, Latino, and Caribbean Studies at Salem State University in Massachusetts. Her books include Undocumented: How Immigration Became Illegal (Beacon Press, 2014; Mexican edition, 2014), A History of the Cuban Revolution (2011, 2nd ed. 2015), Linked Labor Histories: New England, Colombia, and the Making of a Global Working Class (2008), ...
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  • 2018 Jan 31

    Charles Murray and the Alt Right as History

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    1730 Cambridge Street, Belfer Case Study Room (S010)
    Panelists Janet Helms (Boston College), Stuart Schrader (Harvard University), Quinn Slobodian (Wellesley College), and Adam Van Arsdale (Wellesley College). Moderated by: Kirsten Weld (Harvard University). Sponsored by the Weatherhead Initiative of Global History and the Warren Center.

    Live stream: https://www.facebook.com/WCFIA/ 
  • 2018 Jan 31

    DACA Seminar Series: Harvard Workers TPS Letter Delivery

    3:30pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Yard
    Harvard workers with Temporary Protected Status (TPS, a program that has recently been terminated by Trump for Haiti, El Salvador and Nicaragua) have written a letter requesting that President Faust support a path for permanent residency for them and their families. Workers are looking for solidarity from the University community. Please take a few minutes to join them in delivering their letter. This event is a quick commitment and your participation would mean a lot!
     
    This letter also features the stories of 5 workers and their families who are...
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  • 2018 Jan 30

    Timothy Stewart-Winter (Rutgers University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "The Fall of Walter Jenkins: Antigay Policing and the Boundaries of the Carceral State in the 1960s." Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.
  • 2018 Jan 23

    Rebecca Lemov (Harvard University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "Pre-Crime at the UCLA Violence Center, 1969-1973." Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.
  • 2017 Dec 01

    Global American Studies Symposium

    8:15am to 5:45pm

    Location: 

    Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy St.
    8:15 to 8:45 – GATHER and LIGHT REFRESHMENTS
     
    8:45 to 10:45 – NATIONS AND EMPIRES
    • Seminoles and Their Many Worlds – Mandy Izadi (Oxford University)
    • Odor and Power in the Americas: Olfactory Consciousness from Columbus to EmancipationAndrew...
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  • 2017 Nov 28

    Stuart Schrader

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Robinson Hall, Lower Library
    Title: "Policing Revolution: Riot Control Training in Transnational Context."  Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.
  • 2017 Nov 17

    SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT: Basic and Important Facts about Immigration History, Illegality, and DACA

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Robinson Hall, Lower Library

     

    Mae Ngai, Professor of history and Lung Family Professor of Asian American Studies at Columbia University

    Roberto G. Gonzales, Professor of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

    moderated by Genevieve Clutario, Assistant Professor of...

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