Past Events

  • 2018 Apr 10

    Donna Murch (Rutgers University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "When You Think Crack Don't Think Black, Think White CIA." Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.
  • 2018 Apr 02

    Ritu Birla (University of Toronto)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "Schumpeter, Empire and End(s) of Capitalism"
    Presented by the Political Economy Workshop and the Charles Warren Center
  • 2018 Mar 29

    Film Screening: Asmarina (Intro by Angela Davis)

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Menshel Hall, Harvard Art Museum
    Post-screening discussion with co-director Medhin Paolos and Dr. Angela Davis 
     
    Asmarina: It's a film documentary about the eritrean-ethiopian diaspora in Italy. It traces the complex networks of colonial legacies, transnational migrations, family ties, and diasporic politics. The result is a collective tale which brings to light a postcolonial hertiage that has been little scrutinized up to now.

    Event Free and Open to the Public. Tickets Available through Harvard Box Office
  • 2018 Mar 27

    Heather Ann Thompson (University of Michigan)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "State-Building, Carcerality, and the Fate of Racial Justice and Economic Equality in Postwar America." Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.
  • 2018 Mar 26

    John Tutino (Georgetown University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "The Americas and the First Global Capitalism: Power Integrating Diversity, 1500-1810."
    Presented by the Political Economy Workshop and the Charles Warren Center
  • 2018 Mar 21

    DACA Seminar Series- Film Screening: “Si Dios quiere, Yuli” (2015) Screening and Discussion with Dominican-Haitian filmmaker and actor Jean Jean

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Tsai Auditorium, 1730 Cambridge Street
    The documentary film explores the historical and current relationship between Dominican and Haitian people, amidst the context of the heightened political crisis that affects Dominicans of Haitian descents since the de-nationalization law of 2013 was passed.  The director, who is one of the more than 200 thousand Dominicans of Haitian ancestry who lost his citizenship after the passing of the Draconian legislation, made the film to “show the historical links between our people beyond the governments that persist on separating us.”
     
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  • 2018 Mar 20

    Julilly Kohler-Hausmann (Cornell University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "Mandate My Ass: Vanishing Voters, Voter Fraud, and the Battles to Shape the Electorate in the Postwar United States." Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.
  • 2018 Mar 19

    Naomi Lamoreaux (Yale University)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "States, Not Nation: The Sources of Political and Economic Development in the Early United States."
    Presented by the Political Economy Workshop and the Charles Warren Center

     

  • 2018 Mar 07

    James Forman (Yale Law School)

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Lower Library, Robinson Hall
    Title: "Locking Up Our Own." Presented by the Workshop on Crime and Punishment.

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