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Tuesday, March 8, 2016

The Holocaust in Poland: Controversies and Explanations
5:15pm - 7:00pm
The Annual Zaleski Lecture in Modern Polish History — The Holocaust in Poland: Controversies and Explanations
  • Timothy Snyder – Bird White Housum Professor of History, Yale University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Monday, March 7, 2016

The Destruction of Syria and the Crisis of Universal Values
5:30pm - 7:00pm
The Destruction of Syria and the Crisis of Universal Values
  • Michael Ignatieff – President & Rector, Central European University (2016-2021); Senior Fellow, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Europe facing Crisis, America facing Elections: What Future for Transatlantic Relations?
4:15pm - 6:00pm
CES Director's Seminar — Europe facing Crisis, America facing Elections: What Future for Transatlantic Relations?
  • Karen Donfried – President, The German Marshall Fund of the United States
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

Friday, March 4, 2016

Electoral Coordination, Legislative Cohesion, and the Rise of the Modern Mass Party: The Limits of Majoritarian Representation in Germany, 1890‐1918
3:15pm - 5:00pm
Electoral Coordination, Legislative Cohesion, and the Rise of the Modern Mass Party: The Limits of Majoritarian Representation in Germany, 1890‐1918
  • Daniel Ziblatt – Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Harvard University; Director, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University; Unit Director, Transformations of Democracy, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
  • Valentin Schröder – Professor of Political Science, University of Bremen
  • Phillip Manow – Professor of Comparative Political Economy, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Bremen
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Friday Lunch

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Is Europe Running out of Time? Perspectives on the Refugee Crisis
1:15pm - 3:00pm
Is Europe Running out of Time? Perspectives on the Refugee Crisis
  • Tom Feeley – Policy Advisor, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE Group), European Parliament; Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs; ALDE Short-Term Fellow (Spring 2016), CES, Harvard University
  • Itziar Muñoa – Policy Adviser, Euromed, Mashreq and Arab Peninsula delegations, EuroLat and Latin American delegations, Networking Unit, Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE Group), European Parliament; Committee on Foreign Affairs and Subcommittee on Human Rights; ALDE Short-Term Fellow (Spring 2016), CES, Harvard University
  • Chair Saime Ozcurumez – Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Public Administration, Bilkent University; Visiting Scholar, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

A Reading and Conversation with Elias Khoury & Jocelyne Cesari
8:00pm - 9:30pm
Broken Mirrors: — A Reading and Conversation with Elias Khoury & Jocelyne Cesari
  • 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
  • Elias Khoury – CES Speaker
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