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Europe Was Not Always Free and United: A Conversation with Lech Wałęsa
November 18, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Europe Was Not Always Free and United: A Conversation with Lech Wałęsa

The Current State of Eastern Europe
November 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm

The Current State of Eastern Europe

Emergency Powers of International Organizations
November 20, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm

Emergency Powers of International Organizations

Emigration from Paradise: Jewish Stories from Interwar Hungary
November 21, 2019
4:30pm - 6:00pm

Emigration from Paradise: Jewish Stories from Interwar Hungary

Art Exhibit - Remember Yugoslavia? Photographs by Martin Karplus
November 22, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm

Art Exhibit - Remember Yugoslavia? Photographs by Martin Karplus

Is EU Law Still a Pillar of the European Union? From the Costa v ENEL Case to Brexit
November 22, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am

Is EU Law Still a Pillar of the European Union? From the Costa v ENEL Case to Brexit

How Right-Wing Populists in Europe are Redefining Gender Politics

With the rise of populist right-wing groups in Europe, gender politics are in play. Increasingly and in what may be viewed as a counter-intuitive move, gender equality, has been taken up as a rallying cause by conservative groups, opening up new questions about the definition of gender and putting gender studies under attack. Kathrin Zippel and Myra Marx Ferree raised these issues in a recent workshop "Troubling Times for Gender Equality Politics."

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How Right-Wing Populists in Europe are Redefining Gender Politics
​German Green MP Takes His Global View to Effect Change

​German Green MP Takes His Global View to Effect Change

When Sergey Lagodinsky, HKS ’03, recently gave the Guido Goldman Lecture on Germany at CES, the newly elected member of the European Parliament broached topics far beyond those of his adopted country to encompass Europe and the world at large. “I wanted to be part of German politics,” he said. “German society and German politics are still not sure what role they want to play in the world.” By running for office, he saw “a chance to be part of it, to join forces in looking for those new roles.”

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Lecture by Grzegorz Ekiert – "Civil Society & Democracy: A Reconsideration"

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