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Thursday, April 6, 2023

Uncommon Wealth: Britain and the Aftermath of Empire
4:30pm - 5:45pm
History Seminar — Uncommon Wealth: Britain and the Aftermath of Empire
  • Kojo Koram – Senior Lecturer, Department of Law, Birkbeck University of London
  • Jamie Martin – Assistant Professor of History and of Social Studies, Department of History, Harvard University
  • Chair Mary D. Lewis – Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Vulgar Marxism
4:00pm - 5:15pm
Harvard Colloquium on Intellectual History — Vulgar Marxism
  • Edward Baring – Associate Professor of History and Human Values, Princeton University
  • Chair Charles Clavey – Lecturer on Social Studies, Harvard University; Seminar Co-chair & Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Nadifa Mohamed in Conversation with Maya Jasanoff
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Mahindra Humanities Center Writers Speak Series & History Seminar — Nadifa Mohamed in Conversation with Maya Jasanoff
  • Nadifa Mohamed – Author
  • Chair Maya Jasanoff – X.D. and Nancy Yang Professor of Arts and Sciences and Coolidge Professor of History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Visit by European Commissioner Mairead McGuinness | The Future of Finance: The EU-US Relationship in Sustainable and Digital Finance
12:15pm - 1:30pm
European Economic Policy Forum & Harvard European Law Association — Visit by European Commissioner Mairead McGuinness | The Future of Finance: The EU-US Relationship in Sustainable and Digital Finance
  • Mairead McGuinness – European Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, European Commission
  • Chair Howell Jackson – James S. Reid, Jr., Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
The New Politics of Social Insecurity: Why Europe Became Insecure and How This Has Led to Populist Support
2:00pm - 3:15pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — The New Politics of Social Insecurity: Why Europe Became Insecure and How This Has Led to Populist Support
  • Lorenza Antonucci – Associate Professor, University of Birmingham; German Kennedy Memorial Fellow & Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Michèle Lamont – Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and Professor of Sociology and of African-American Studies, Harvard University; Faculty Associate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Thursday, April 13, 2023

Twilight of the "German Model"?
4:00pm - 5:30pm
European Economic Policy Forum — Twilight of the "German Model"?
  • Mário José Gomes de Freitas Centeno – Governor, Banco de Portugal; Former Minister of Finance (2025 to 2020), Portuguese Republic; Former President of the Eurogroup (2018 to 2020)
  • Gabriel Felbermayr – Director, Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO); University Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business
  • Dalia Marin – Professor of International Economics, TUM School of Management, Technical University of Munich
  • Cornelia Woll – President and Professor of International Political Economy, Hertie School; Member of the Advisory Board of the Jacques Delors Centre, Hertie School
  • Chair Hans-Helmut Kotz – Visiting Professor of Economics & Resident Faculty, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Member of the Executive Board, German Bundesbank (2002-2012)

Monday, April 17, 2023

‘Primacy or World Order’ Revisited: What the U.S. and China Owe the World
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Stanley Hoffmann Annual Lecture on France and the World — ‘Primacy or World Order’ Revisited: What the U.S. and China Owe the World
  • Justin Vaisse – Founder and Director General, Paris Peace Forum
  • Chair Mary D. Lewis – Robert Walton Goelet Professor of French History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Senior Thesis Writer's Reflections Roundtable
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Thesis Workshop for Juniors — Senior Thesis Writer's Reflections Roundtable
  • Opening Remarks by William Whitham – Lecturer, Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Commentary by Rachel Gillett – Assistant Professor of Cultural History, Utrecht University; Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Michael Tworek – Associate, History Department, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

How Democracies Die: And What Can Be Done To Reverse It?
1:00pm - 2:30pm
CES Special Event with the Ramón Areces Foundation — How Democracies Die: And What Can Be Done To Reverse It?
  • Daniel Ziblatt – Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Unit Director, Transformations of Democracy, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
China as a Cause of Transatlantic Tension from the 1980s to the Present
2:00pm - 3:15pm
New Research on Europe Seminar — China as a Cause of Transatlantic Tension from the 1980s to the Present
  • Klaus Larres – Richard M. Krasno Distinguished Professor of History and International Affairs, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Visiting Scholar 2022-2023, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Charles Maier – Leverett Saltonstall Research Professor of History, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Director (1994-2001), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
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