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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

The Political Origins of Banking Crises in Spain
7:30pm - 9:00pm
The Political Origins of Banking Crises in Spain
  • Sebastián Royo – Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs & Professor of Political Science, Clark University; Local Affiliate & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
Hannah Arendt and the Laboring Body
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Harvard Colloquium for Intellectual History — Hannah Arendt and the Laboring Body
  • Patchen Markell – Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago
First Findings from a Camp on the Balkan Route
3:15pm - 5:00pm
Europe and the Syrian Refugee Crisis: — First Findings from a Camp on the Balkan Route
  • Danilo Mandić – Associate Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, Harvard University; Associate, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
The Holocaust as History and Warning
1:15pm - 3:00pm
The August Zaleski Memorial Lecture in Modern Polish History — The Holocaust as History and Warning
  • Alison Frank Johnson – Professor of History, Harvard University; Chair, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University; Resident Faculty & Seminar Co-chair, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Terry Martin – Faculty Associate, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies; George F. Baker III Professor of Russian Studies, Harvard University
  • Timothy Snyder – Bird White Housum Professor of History, Yale University
  • Roman Szporluk – Mykhailo S. Hrushevs'kyi Professor of Ukrainian History, Emeritus, Harvard University; Faculty Associate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
  • Chair Grzegorz Ekiert – Laurence A. Tisch Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director (2012-2023), Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University

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
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