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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Navigating Islamic Law and French Imperialism: Jews in the Moroccan Legal System, 1830-1956
5:15pm - 7:00pm
Navigating Islamic Law and French Imperialism: Jews in the Moroccan Legal System, 1830-1956
  • Jessica Marglin – Assistant Professor of Judaic Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Respondent Jocelyne Cesari – Professor of Religion and Politics, University of Birmingham; T. J. Dermot Dunphy Visiting Professor of Religion, Violence, and Peacebuilding; Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, November 8, 2013

5:15pm - 7:00pm
Portugal and the Spanish Civil War: Diplomacy, Press and Propaganda
  • Alberto Pena-Rodríguez – Visiting Scholar, Harvard; 2013 Pedroso Visiting Endowed Chair in Portuguese Studies, UMass-Dartmouth; Associate, Real Colegio Complutense
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, November 7, 2013

1:00pm - 2:15pm
Foreign Policy in a New Global Era: Perspectives from the Deputy Prime Minister of Slovakia
  • Miroslav Lajčák – Deputy Prime Minister, Slovak Republic
  • Introduction by Daniel L. Shapiro – Director, Harvard International Negotiation Program
1:00pm - 3:00pm
The European Union and Sanctions: A Critical Look at the Record
  • Christian Von Soest – Thyssen Fellow, Program on Transatlantic Relations, Weatherhead Center for International Relations; Senior Research Fellow, German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA), Berlin

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

5:15pm - 7:00pm
Paradoxes Lost and Found: The Dimensions of Social Welfare Transfers, Relative Poverty and Redistribution Preferences
  • David Brady – Adjunct Professor, School of Public and Environmental Affairs Indiana University; Director of the Research Unit “Inequality and Social Policy”, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
  • Christopher Jencks – Malcolm Wiener Professor of Social Policy, Harvard University